Amanda Morrison, M.A., MFTI
Therapist, Bayside Marin
Amanda Morrison holds a master's degree in Counseling Psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS).
facilitates the Bayside Therapeutic Garden Program, helping clients apply the wisdom and healing power of nature to their recovery.
Having been involved in organic gardening and farming for 10 years, she
knows what an profound guide the natural world can be, and works with people to connect to this wisdom through activities that evoke a mindful, curious, and playful engagement with the garden.
also counsels individuals and couples at the Holos Institute
in San Francisco and facilitates group work with prisoners in the Insight Garden Program at San Quentin.
work has been published in the book, Ecotherapy: Healing with Nature in Mind
, as well as on various blogs and in magazines.
In addition to her clinical work, she is an Assistant Professor at CIIS where she teaches Ecopsychology and other courses to undergraduate students.
is passionate about dance, music, and yoga as forms of self-expression and self-awareness.