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Survival Expert Jessie Krebs on the Healing Power of Nature

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Mar 2, 2022 • 3 min read

Survival skills matter, but most of the time, wilderness isn’t a threat to our lives—it’s the cure. Jessie Krebs’s work studying the psychological aspects of survival has put her at the leading edge of the movement to demystify the wilderness, promote survival skills as a tool for individual empowerment, and offer technical knowledge to those who are traditionally left out of wilderness education.