Amanda Morrison

Amanda Morrison, MA

Adjunct Faculty
Bachelor's Completion Program

Amanda Leigh Morrison, MA, a graduate of the Somatic Psychology program at CIIS is an educator, counselor, activist, and writer. As a practitioner of ecopsychology and somatics, her work is focused on the role that nature and the body play in our personal and collective healing and in our capacity to reconnect to one another and our planet. In addition to her regularly teaching at CIIS, Amanda also counsels individuals at the Holos Institute in San Francisco; facilitates group work in San Quentin and at a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center in Marin; and runs seasonal experiential urban ecotherapy workshops. Her article, "Embodying Sentience" was published in the book, Ecotherapy: Healing with Nature in Mind