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.