AHTA Horticultural Therapy Certificate Programs Course Schedules

This calendar schedule of courses is intended to provide the reader a quick and easy glance of the classes being offered by AHTA approved certificate programs. Each listing includes the name of the program, contact information, dates and names of courses being offered. For more detailed information such as locations, times, registration process, etc., please use the contact information listed for each program.

Program & Contact Course Dates and Names

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Main Contact:
Gary L. Altman, MS, CRC, HTR
Email:
[email protected]

11:776:201 People-Plant Relationships - Every fall semester - hybrid course 

11:776:225 Horticultural Therapy: Concepts and Skills - Every spring semester - online course 

11:776:325 Horticultural Therapy: Techniques and Programming - Every spring semester - online course

11:776:495/496 Internship in Horticultural Therapy - Every summer semester - Hybrid or in-person course


Horticultural Therapy Institute

Main Contact:
Christine Capra, 
Program Manager
Email:
[email protected]

Fundamentals of Horticultural Therapy 
Oct. 21-24, 2021 (Denver, CO)
Dec. 2-5, 2021 (Online)

Horticultural Therapy Techniques
Feb. 10-13 (Online)
Feb. 24-27 (Charleston, SC)

Horticultural Therapy Programming
April 21-24 (Hendersonville, NC)
May 12-15 (Online)

Horticultural Therapy Management
Sept. 8-9 Part I all students (Online)
Sept. 23-25 Part II (Online) OR
Sept. 30-Oct. 2 Part II (Fort Collins, CO)


Portland Community College

Main Contact:
Melissa Bierman, MS, MHT, HTR
Email: [email protected]

 

Summer 2020–Spring 2021, Online & remote classes

Spring Term 2021
GRN272: Therapeutic Gardens (3 credits)
Online: March 29 – June 13 / Prescheduled Remote Meetings: Sat: Apr 10, May 8, June 5 

Summer Term 2021
GRN267: Professional Therapeutic Horticulture (3 credits)
Online: June 21 – Sept 4/ Zoom Meetings: Sat (8am-12pm): July 10 & Aug 7 and every Thursday, 5-6pm

Fall Term 2021 (must co-enroll in GRN268 & GRN269)
GRN268: Therapeutic Horticulture Strategies (2 credits)
Online: Sep 27-Nov 7 /Zoom Meetings: Sat (8am-12pm): Oct 16 and every Thurs, 5-6pm

GRN269: Therapeutic Horticulture Skills I (2 credits)
Online: Nov 8 – Dec 19/Zoom meetings: Sat (8am-12pm): Dec 11 and every Thurs, 5-6pm

Winter Term 2022 (must co-enroll in GRN270 & GRN271)
GRN270: Therapeutic Horticulture Programming (2 credits)
Online: Jan 10 – Feb 16/Zoom Meetings: Sat (8am-12pm): Jan 29 and every Thurs, 5-6pm

GRN271: Therapeutic Horticulture Skills II (2 credits)
Online: Feb 17 – Mar 27/Zoom Meetings: Sat (8am-12pm): Mar 5 and every Thurs, 5-6pm

Spring Term 2022
GRN272: Therapeutic Gardens (3 credits)
Online: Apr 4 – Jun 19/ Zoom Meetings: Sat (8am-12pm): Apr 23 & May 21 and every Thursday, 5-6pm


New York Botanical Garden

Main Contact:
Phyllis D'Amico, HTM
Email:
[email protected]


 See website for details


Temple University

Main Contact:
Peg Schofield, HTR
Email:
[email protected]

Course times are 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at Temple University - Ambler Campus

HT Skills
Saturdays, Oct. 31 to Dec. 12 

See website for details


University of Florida

Main Contact:
Elizabeth (Leah) Diehl, RLA, HTM
Email:
[email protected]  

See website for details


University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Main Contact:
Derrick Stowell, PhD, CTRS, HTR
Email:
[email protected]

See website for details

Delaware Valley University

Main Contact:
Nancy A. Minich, HTR, RLA, ASLA
Email:
[email protected]

See website for details