S2E5 Mental Health: A Conversation with Amber Jekot from Ecotherapy Austin

Welcome to Part 2 of our Mental Health Awareness Month episodes! We’re highlighting the work of individuals that connect people to the healing qualities of nature and the outdoors during the month of May. Today we are excited to bring you a conversation with Amber Jekot.

Amber is a deep lover of all things outdoors, a late-night gardener, and a holder of dual master’s degrees in Social Work and Divinity.  Amber is the owner and therapist at Ecotherapy Austin and loves talking about the indispensable connection between ecological justice and human flourishing. You can follow her on Instagram or check out her website!

Music & transitions provided by Honey Son. Check out his music on Spotify and YouTube!

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