About Tam

Photo Credit: Stud Green

Tam is a Certified Forest Therapy Guide with the Association of Nature and Forest Therapy Guides and Programs. Living in a fast-paced urban environment she seeks refuge in her local parks, gardens, and green spaces. 

Working locally as a self employed Handy Person as well as a teacher and custodian at The Eliot School, Tam is deeply rooted in her neighborhood of Jamaica Plain where she has lived since 1998.  Tam has extensive experience working with LGBTQ Youth through BAGLYThe Theater Offensive’s True Colors, and The Venture Out Project.

Tam believes the practice of Forest Bathing can deepen and broaden our relationships.  Tam is trained in understanding both the scientific framework of Forest Therapy and the cultural repair made possible by holding space for those who seek of this medicine to be able to share and bear witness in a community.

Tam holds CPR, First Aid and Wilderness First Aid certifications.

Tam has guided Forest Bathing with: