Introduction to Horticultural Therapy


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Explore the plant-people relationships and scientific research that are the foundations of horticultural therapy. Learn about current programs that utilize horticultural therapy and the benefits of using plants and plant-related activities to reach cognitive,physical, psychological, and social goals for a variety of populations. Engage in activities for disability awareness and the development of therapeutic skills. Resources for professional development and the professional registration process are covered.

Textbooks are not included in cost.

Required Text:
Horticulture as Therapy: Principles and Practice. Simpson, Sharon P., PhD and Strause, Marth C., HTM, editors, The Food Products Press, Binghamton, NY, 1998.

Click here for ONLINE sessions of Introduction to Horticultural Therapy.


Schedule: ONLINE: 3 Tuesdays, 10/5-10/26 (no class 10/19), 4-6:30 pm and Saturday, 10/30, 9-11:30 am; ONSITE: Saturday, 10/23, 9am-3:30pm
Times: 04:00pm - 06:30pm
Instructor: Anne Meore Anne Meore
Location: Some sessions meet online & some at NYBG, Watson Room 102
2900 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10458
Session Number: 222THR301ABL
Price Non-Member : $445.00
Member : $395.00


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