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The American Horticultural Therapy Association advocates on behalf of the professional interests of horticultural therapy practitioners, researchers, and educators. Learn more | AHTA Brochure


2021 AHTA/IPPS Joint Annual Conference - Registration Open

This event, now to be held in a virtual format, is set for October 29–30, 2021, and is a joint symposium encompassing the 15th International People Plant Symposium, the 48th American Horticultural Therapy Association Annual Conference, and the 2nd International Symposium on Horticultural Therapies. 

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Call for Virtual Tours Now Open - Deadline Extended to July 30

AHTA is happy to announce our first-ever Virtual Tours. Highlight your HT/TH or plant/nature-based therapeutic modality program at the 2021 Virtual Conference by submitting a recorded video by July 30, 2021.

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Give Your Organization Great Visibility and Recognition.

Building on the past success, the IPPC Symposium and AHTA Conference is expected to attract 350 participants in 2021, including researchers, students, professionals in horticultural therapy programs and facilities, and from varying horticultural areas from around the world.

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Make a difference and help advance the profession of horticultural therapy by joining AHTA. Your membership will help support our mission to educate others about horticultural therapy, ensuring greater public awareness and access. Membership keeps you informed about the latest horticultural therapy news, gives you access to outstanding educational and networking opportunities, and more!

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