NEWS: Fundamentals of Horticultural Therapy

The Horticultural Therapy Institute is offering their Fundamentals of Horticultural Therapy course in San Diego this fall at the San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas. This four-day course introduces the profession and practice of horticultural therapy, which uses gardening activities in health care and human service programs. The course describes the types of programs utilizing horticultural therapy as well as the cognitive, social, emotional, and physical goals for the varied people served. It also exposes students to resources for further exploration and to professionals in the field.

Date: November 15-18, 2018. Enroll by October 15, 2018

Cost: $800, or $650 for full-time college students.

For more information, visit the HTI course website.



Our Mission  To inspire and educate the people of San Diego County to grow and enjoy plants, and to create beautiful, environmentally responsible gardens and landscapes.


Our Vision   To champion regionally appropriate horticulture in San Diego County.

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