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Healing Gardens: Promoting Health and Well Being
Legacy Emanuel Center
2801 N. Gantenbein
Portland, OR 97212
Saturday, September 15, 2018, 9:30 AM to Sunday, September 16, 2018, 5:00 PM EDT
Category: Regional Events

Healing Gardens:
Promoting Health and Well Being

Legacy Therapeutic Garden Program presents its 15th therapeutic garden conference. The natural environment can foster well-being and enhance people's ability to function. Join with conference participants to learn and share strategies to promote interdisciplinary approaches to planning, programming

Target participants: Therapists, landscape architects, planners, designers, fundraising teams, horticulturists, garden volunteers, activity professionals, public garden professionals, health and human service providers, parks and recreation teams, students and philanthropists

Conference objectives: Learners will be able to:

  • Identify needs of and stressors for families, patients, and employees in the healthcare setting.
  • Identify three nature resources to combat stress.
  • Outline processes and strategies to promote interdisciplinary approaches to planning, programming, sustainability, and evaluation of gardens.
  • Identify three to five new resources to aid in program development.

Legacy reserves the right at any time, without notice to change, modify or cancel any course, program, procedure, policy or financial requirement set forth in this brochure whenever, in its sole discretion, it determines such action to be appropriate. Furthermore, Legacy will not be responsible for any failure to present or complete any course or program or to perform any other activity, function or obligation mentioned in this brochure.

Cancellation Policy: Seven calendar days before Saturday, Sept.15, is possible with $30 processing fee retained. If less than seven calendar days cancellation, there is no refund of fees.

Learn more and register now!

Contact: Teresia Hazen