When making the decision to invest in yourself or your team you might find it helpful to know that what you are about to embark on adds value and has some evidence to support such interventions in nature.
Below are just a few links, research and resources that support the approaches and experiences at Where the Mind Grow. Our nature coaching links closely with evidence based research and we are always looking to share this information through our blogs and social media.
Creativity in the Wild: Improving Creative Reasoning through Immersion in Natural Settings
EXTRACT FROM ACADEMIC ABSTRACT: "Attention Restoration Theory (ART)  suggests that nature has specific restorative effects on the prefrontal cortex-mediated executive attentional system, which can become depleted with overuse. High levels of engagement with technology and multitasking place demands on executive attention to switch amongst tasks, maintain task goals, and inhibit irrelevant actions or cognitions" Citation: Atchley RA, Strayer DL, Atchley P (2012) Creativity in the Wild: Improving Creative Reasoning through Immersion in Natural Settings. PLoS ONE 7(12): e51474. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.005147