Introduction to Horticultural Therapy

Duration: 3 hours

Horticultural therapy (also known as ‘social and therapeutic horticulture’) uses the activities associated with horticulture such as gardening, plant propagation, plant care, visits to natural environments and gardens and parks etc. in personal development; to engender a feeling of well-being, improve physical health and encourage social interaction. In this course, you will learn about the scope and nature of horticultural therapy. Includes material on benefits and use.