With an increasing concern for the mental well-being of children, social and therapeutic horticulture can promote healthy living, self-esteem and confidence.
Participants on this two-day course will understand the theory of using social and therapeutic horticulture with children and learn practical approaches to using gardens for engagement and well-being.
Create therapeutic programmes aimed at addressing individual and group needs and explore the use of assessment in social and therapeutic horticulture with children in diverse settings.
Suitable for: Health & Social Care professionals and anyone involved with children and young people’s health and wellbeing.
Dates: Monday 14th to Tuesday 15th October 2019
Time: 10am to 4pm (9:30am registration on the first day)
Cost: from £270
Early booking is advised. There are only 15 places available and a high level of interest is anticipated.