Horticultural Therapy Program Management - 184THR409
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.
Prerequisites: Successful completion of Horticultural Therapy in Behavioral Health Settings (or approval of the Program Coordinator).

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.


Schedule: Saturdays, 05/19/18 - 06/09/18 (no class 05/26/18)
Times: 10:00am - 03:30pm
Instructor: Patricia Czarnecki
Location: NYBG, Watson Room 319
Price: This session is not currently open for registration.
Prerequisites:
Horticultural Therapy for the Aging Population
Horticultural Therapy for Exceptional Youth
Horticultural Therapy for Physical Rehabilitation
Horticultural Therapy in Behavioral Health Settings

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