Using Social & Therapeutic Horticulture with Children and Young People, Cork Association for Autism, April 13th & 14th

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th April 2019, 10.00-16.00 at Cork Association for Autism

Registration and tea/coffee from 9.30. Thrive accredited: Using Social and Therapeutic Horticulture with Children and Young People. In an age of increasing awareness about the importance of children's mental well-being, the use of social and therapeutic horticulture with young people can improve self-esteem and confidence, highlight the importance of connecting with Nature and promote healthy living.

Participants in this course will learn:

  • How to apply the theory of social and therapeutic horticulture in working with children, 
  • Practical approaches to using gardens for engagement and well-being,
  • How to create therapeutic programmes aimed at addressing individual and group needs,
  • About using assessment in social and therapeutic horticulture with children in diverse settings.

Included in fee:

  • All course materials
  • Course hand-outs
  • A light lunch and refreshments
Call us with any questions on 051 584422

If you are a non-voluntary/ statutory organisation please contact us for booking.

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