We are pleased to announce the release of the 2nd edition of Horticultural Therapy Methods! Now available for purchase here.
Nov. 2-5, 2017
Nov. 16-19, 2017
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By Rebecca L. Haller and Christine L. Capra, Ed.
2016 CRC Press; Hardcover 184 pages
Horticultural therapy is a recognized and respected therapeutic modality conducted by trained, registered professionals. This book presents types of programs, settings, and goals in horticultural therapy. It outlines treatment planning; development of sessions to meet treatment objectives; motivation and behavior management techniques; documentation guidelines; practical approaches for wellness; and resources for activity ideas. All existing chapters in the current edition are updated, and this new edition contains a new chapter on planning horticultural therapy sessions.
Horticultural Therapy Methods: Connecting People and Plants in Health Care, Human Services, and Therapeutic Programs, Second Edition can be purchased from:
By Sharon P. Simson, PhD and Martha C. Straus, HTM
1998 Haworth Press; Softcover, 478 pages
Horticulture as Therapy, a thorough and comprehensive volume, teaches how HT can be used with different populations in a variety of settings, what resources are available, effective treatment strategies and the concepts behind horticultural treatment.
This month: Plant Stories to Engage HT Clients
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