Wild Earth Wild Soul, by Bill Pfeiffer

featuring an interview with Mark Morey


Deep Survival   Deep Surival, by Laurence Gonzales

The Cultural Creatives: How 50 Million People Are Changing the WorldCultural Creatives, by Paul H. Ray, Sherry Ruth Anderson (temporary link while Cultural Creatives website under reconstruction)

Coyote’s Guide to Connecting With Nature, by Jon Young, Ellen Haas, and Evan McGown

Last Child in the Woods, by Richard Louv - book coverLast Child in the Woods, by Richard Louv

Brain RulesBrain Rules, by John Medina


Girls who Play in Dirt Grow Up Healthier –, June 7, 2011

Between Two Worlds: Malidoma Somé on Rites of Passage – The Sun Interview, July 2010, Issue: 415

“Direct Experience in Nature and Mentoring are Key Elements for Childrens love of Nature and other health benefits”– Chawla, 2006, Norwegian Centre for Child Research at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway

“In Search of a New Model on an Educative Adolescents’ Rites of Passage” – Protasia Gathendoh, November 2006

“Camping, hiking and fishing in the wild as a child breeds respect for environment in adults” – Cornell University Chronicle Online, March 2006

“Brain Seeks Patterns Where None Exist” – Scientific American, October 2008

“The Importance of Dramatic Play” – Tammy R. Benson, Ed.D., August 2004


Organize this by topics:


Fostering resilience in children