Teachers

Jonathon Miller Weisberger ~ Ethnobotanist

Ethnobotanist Jonathon Miller Weisberger has spent the past twenty-nine years studying rainforest plant medicine traditions. Since 1996 he has organized biannual “Rainforest Medicine Councils,” experiential workshops journeys, for “Personal, community and Planetary Renewal,” that have offered participants an intimate opportunity to meet and learn from cultural adepts, the mighty rainforest and the omnipotent plant teachers! His book “Rainforest Medicine – Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon” was published in 2013 (www.rainforestmedicine.net) He is the steward of Ocean Forest Ecolodge, where he lives most of the year, guiding rainforest experiences, tending the garden and overseeing operations.

Events with Jonathon Miller Weisberger ~ Ethnobotanist

Wilderness Immersion at Napo Galeras, in Amazonian Ecuador
August 14 - 24, 2022

Wilderness Adventure to Napo Galeras, August 14-24, 2022 This is a off the beaten path wilderness sojourn into the pulsating heart of the Upper Amazon, to the mystical, isolated limestone massif of Napo Galeras. I wrote extensively about this place in chapter 8 of my book, Rainforest Medicine – Preserving Indigenous Science and Biological Diversity in the Upper Amazon, considered to be the epicenter for botanical diversity. A land rich in mythology, enshrouded with mist and ladden in biological diversity. In the early 90’s I was fortunate to have had the opportunity to collaborate and direct an initiative that led…

Rainforest Medicine Council: January 15th to 22th, 2023
January 15 - 22, 2023

Rainforest Medicine Council Gatherings January 15th – 22nd – 2023, at the epic Ocean Forest Ecolodge An immersive experience into the pulsating heart of ancient upper Amazonian therapeutical plant medicine ceremonies for personal, community and planetary renewal, held in accordance with millenary, time-tested wellness traditions. This Rainforest Medicine Council Gathering will be facilitated by Jonathon Miller Weisberger, author of Rainforest Medicine: Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon. The experience Jonathon brings as an adept ethnobotanist, conservation pioneer and rainforest guide after decades of delving deep into the pulsating heart of Rainforest Medicine traditions brings this retreats to…

Rainforest Medicine Council: January 24th to 31th, 2023
January 24 - 31, 2023

Rainforest Medicine Council Gatherings January 24th – 31th – 2023, at the epic Ocean Forest Ecolodge * with option to add 4 nights  * An immersive experience into the pulsating heart of ancient upper Amazonian therapeutical plant medicine ceremonies for personal, community and planetary renewal, held in accordance with millenary, time-tested wellness traditions. This Rainforest Medicine Council Gathering will be facilitated by Jonathon Miller Weisberger, author of Rainforest Medicine: Preserving Indigenous Science and Biodiversity in the Upper Amazon. The experience Jonathon brings as an adept ethnobotanist, conservation pioneer and rainforest guide after decades of delving deep into the pulsating heart…