Introduction to Therapeutic Horticulture Spring Session

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We are delighted to offer another section of Introduction to Therapeutic Horticulture Online for Spring 2021. The course runs March 1 – April 12. The gift of online learning makes a perfect present, as well!

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This Introduction to Therapeutic Horticulture course is the first in a series of online courses that teach the theory, practice, and profession of Therapeutic Horticulture. Learn to use plants and nature for wellness including physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and spiritual needs. A discussion of the profession of therapeutic horticulture, related practices, and ways to pursue further study will conclude the course.

Taught by Sally Haskett, Certified Horticultural Therapist with the North Carolina Botanical Garden, and Dr. Christine Bradish of NC State University, this 6-week course includes presentations, readings, interactive activities, interviews with practitioners, and virtual tours of programs.

Early Bird (before February 8): $279; Regular Tuition: $289; Member Discount for Members of NCBG and JCRA: $259; Volunteer & Professional Discount: $239

To obtain a discount code:

Extension Master Gardener volunteers and extension professionals (regardless of location)  Obtain the appropriate code from your local Extension agent. They can request the discount codes by emailing from their work email account.

JCRA or NCBG volunteers contact your membership or volunteer coordinator. They can request the discount codes by emailing from their work email account.