Certified Forest Therapy Guide Training

“Trees are poems that earth writes upon the sky”

Kahlil Gibran

Covid-19 Information

The institute acknowledges and respects the recommendations by the Swedish National Institute of Public Health’s, for preventing and avoiding the spread of Coronavirus. We also respect and follow the decisions made by the venues with whom we cooperate.

Our experience at present is that group training is possible when we offer good conditions for following national guidelines and take personal respnsibility, caring about ourselves, eachother and the current situation.


The Scandinavian Nature and Forest Therapy Institute and Shinrin-Yoku Sweden welcome you to a Certified Forest Therapy Guide Training. It is a CPD (Continous Professional Development) training for those who wish to build on to the expertise as a Certified Forest Bathing Guide. It offers professional skills development, a basis for how you think, prepare, guide and apply Forest Bathing as an evidence-based method for individuals and groups with special needs.


This training program offers a 3 day training retreat programme and a subsequent two month training period.

Training March 6-8, 2021

Prerequisites: Certified Forest Bathing Guide (or Forest Therapy Guide according to another, equivalent, international training provider)
Training: 3 days intensive retreat training + 3 months supervised internship + Certification process
Price: SEK 9 800 Registration fee: SEK 2,500
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Date: Retreat Days: March 6-8, 2021
Practise period+ supervision: March 9 – June 9

Certification process


Petra Ellora Cau Wetterholm
lead trainer