Horticultural Therapy Program Management Intensive


Learn how to design and implement a horticultural therapy program in the private or public sector. Gain skills in developing program proposals, writing protocols, establishing evaluation methods and record-keeping policies, and managing staff and volunteers. Topics in business practices will include budget development and management, legal aspects of business establishment, and fundraising. Please bring lunch.

Required Text
Haller, Rebecca L. and Kramer, Christine L. Ed. (2006)
Horticultural Therapy Methods: Making Connections in Health Care, Human Services, and Community Programs.
New York: Hawthorne Press

Horticulture as Therapy: Principles and Practice.
Simpson, Sharon P.,PhD and Straus, Martha C, HTM, editors,
The Food Products Press, Binghamton, NY, 1998.



Prerequisite(s):
Horticultural Therapy for Older Adults
Horticultural Therapy for Exceptional Youth
Horticultural Therapy for Physical Rehabilitation
Horticultural Therapy in Behavioral Health Settings

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