Jeanine Canty; Naropa University; Environmental Leadership
Jeanine M. Canty, Ph.D. is a core faculty member at Naropa University in Boulder, CO. A lover of nature, justice, and contemplative practice, Jeanine teaches courses in Ecopsychology, Deep Ecology, Multicultural Perspectives for Environmental Leaders and an 8-day Wilderness solo, teaching in both the Environmental Studies and MA in Environmental Leadership programs. Her work intersects issues of social and ecological justice and she is very interested in the process individuals go through to reach heightened awareness and translating this to positive change.
Her publications include articles, a book chapter and creative pieces connected to Ecopsychology and environmental healing. She has recently presented and facilitated workshops at many local, conscious, green events including Denver Green Festival, Colorado Bioneers, Wilderness Therapy Symposium and the Rocky Mountain Sustainability Summit, as well as national and international venues. Spending time outdoors is essential to her from walks, hiking, camping, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and river rafting. She has been a both a meditation and yoga practitioner, for fourteen years and is a certified Wilderness First Responder.