Horticulture therapy, also known as therapeutic horticulture, "is the engagement of a person in gardening and plant-based activities, facilitated by a trained therapist, to achieve specific therapeutic treatment goals".  It is a time-proven practice.  The therapeutic benefits of garden environments have been documented since ancient times

Planting Completed

David Pease

Graduate Assistant

At UT Gardens

Gardening Workstation


Horticultural Therapist

Derrick Stowell, CTRS, HTR

HGTV - UT Gardens Educator

HORTICULTURE THERAPY

UTGARDENS

INSTITUTE OF AGRICULTURE

The State Botanical Garden Of Tennessee


Meeting Room With Gardening Workstations

The Dispensing Of Seeds