Intro to Therapeutic Horticulture- Online Course Begins 8/17/2020

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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, and Dr. Christine Bradish, this 6-week course includes presentations, readings, interactive activities, interviews with practitioners, and virtual tours of programs.


  • Early Bird (before August 1): $259
  • 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 director. They can request the discount codes by emailing from their work email account.

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Additional Information

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