Need To Know
Horticultural Therapy Methods and Materials
Browse All Classes by Start Date
New Canaan Nature Center
Search by Instructor
Botanical Art & Illustration
Managing the Wild: Stories of People and Plants and Tropical Forests
A Talk with Florence Williams
Georgia O'Keeffe and Hawai'i: A Sense of Place
Georgia O'Keeffe: A Creative Life
Garden Study Tour in Kyoto Japan
Horticultural Therapy Methods and Materials - 174THR406
Evaluate tools, equipment, structures, and techniques used by participants in horticultural therapy activities. Design and construct adaptive tools and assistive devices through problem-solving activities. Expand your plant-selecting skills for specific therapeutic programming needs as you explore the collections and gardens at NYBG. Learn preventive approaches to safety in all horticultural therapy settings. Please bring lunch.
Prerequisites: Introduction to Horticultural Therapy and Horticultural Therapy for Physical Rehabilitation (or approval of the Program Coordinator)
Horticultural Therapy Methods
Haller HTM, Rebecca, Kramer, Christine L., editors,
The Haworth Press, Binghamton, NY, 2006 ($41.95)
Horticulture as Therapy: Principles and Practice.
Simpson, Sharon P. Ph.D. and Straus, Martha C, HTM, editors, The Food Products Press, Binghamton, NY, 1998.
3 Wednesdays, 5/10, 24, 31, 5:30-8:30pm, and 1 Saturday 5/20, 10 am - 3:30 pm
05:30pm - 08:30pm
, Watson Room 319
This session is not currently open for registration.
Introduction to Horticultural Therapy
Horticultural Therapy for Physical Rehabilitation
There are currently no other sections available.