|Matthew Wichrowski, MSW, HTR, has been practicing horticultural therapy at NYU-Langone Medical Center for 20 years, where he is Senior Horticultural Therapist, and a clinical assistant professor of rehabilitation medicine at the NYU School of Medicine He lectures nationally and internationally and publishes regularly in a variety of media on the effects of nature on human health and well-being, the focus of his research interests. Recently, he co-authored the book, The Glass Garden: A Therapeutic Oasis in New York City, which won the 2015 AHTA Publication Award.|
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Sharpen your clinical skills while learning how horticultural therapy is utilized in a physical rehabilitation setting. Explore the team treatment process and learn about the various conditions treated in this setting. Etiology, diagnosis, and psychosocial effects are covered. Learn the role of t more...
The focus of this individualized intensive training is on physical medicine and rehabilitation—history, philosophy, and team functions. Participate in horticulture treatment sessions that deal with patient functioning, treatment goals, and precautions.