For over ten years Max has worked as a guide, psychotherapist, therapeutic mentor and educator at home in Colorado and in places like Tibet, India, Southeast Asia, and China. Bringing a unique blend of therapeutic and educational experience, his style combines farmyard practicality, research-based psychology, and a belief in the human ability to connect to a power greater than self.
What is your name? Max Woodfin
What is your nickname? I have always gone by “Max.”
Where did you grow up? I grew up in rural southeast Pennsylvania
What was your favorite class in school? Philosophy of Nature
Who was your favorite band growing up? A punk band called “Four Walls Falling.”
Name your 3 favorite jobs you’ve had? A history guide at Newlin Mill Park, Experiential Educator at Where There Be Dragons, and Psychotherapist
What do you love doing more than anything else in the world? I love to explore new mountainscapes.
What’s your favorite food? Xinjiang Noodles (from East Turkestan).
Chocolate or vanilla? call or text? truth or dare? Chocolate. Text. Truth.
What is your greatest accomplishment? My greatest accomplishment was being born (don’t know how I did it).
What did you want to be when you grew up? Nothing!