Max Woodfin



MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy - Instructor


MA, Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy, Naropa University
BA, Human Ecology, College of the Atlantic

Max earned his Masters in Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy from Naropa in 2011.  In addition to Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy, he has taught in the Contemplative Psychotherapy and Buddhist Psychology program. Currently, he has a grief and trauma-centered practice in Boulder, CO.  With his international background and training in disaster response, Max also serves as a mental health consultant to international organizations in times of crisis and disaster.  As an adjunct to his professional life, Max teaches Eco-psychology and land-based meditation practices in North India and Southeast Asia, and serves as a Commissioned Officer in the National Guard.

From the Heart

This university, true to its tradition, values the wisdom that arises when you merge intellectual understanding with heart-based understanding.  Students are thoughtful and continually pursue a life of integrity, where their post-graduation professional pursuits are a reflection of their inner work.

Courses Taught

Helping Relationships
Professional Orientation and Ethics