Sunday, November 8th, 2015
Mt. Cuba Center
Horticultural therapists are making a positive impact in the communities that they serve. Join us at The Mount Center to meet mid-Atlantic horticultural therapists and learn how the field of horticultural therapy is used in their work settings. Four horticultural therapists will share their experiences about this rewarding and expanding profession. Come join us to learn, ask questions, and complete a fun and educational fall project that exemplifies horticultural therapy.
11:30 - 12:30 PM: MAHTN/CHTN Meet & Greet and BYO Lunch
12:30 - 1:10 PM ~ Public Presentation ~Make HT Happen!
Meet East Coast Horticultural Therapists for a Discussion about Horticultural Therapy.
1:10 - 1:30 PM ~ Q & A ~
1:30 - 2:00 PM ~ Make & Take Activity: "Get Creative with Nature for Fall" ~ Pam Young, HTR, & Louise Eckert, HTR, Bryn Mawr Rehab (Each participant will create a "Make & Take," a fresh mini-pumpkin (gourd) using dried materials.)
2:00 - 3:30 PM ~ Tour of Mount Cuba Center
(Rain or Shine: Rain Garden Area, Meadow, & Trial Garden Area)
Working with Individuals in Long Term Care & Rehab Presenter ~ Elizabeth Bukoski, CHTN
Horticultural Therapy in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Moss Rehab
Presenter ~ Abby Jaroslow, HTR, MAHTN
The Language of Flowers
Presenter ~ Laura Rumpf, CHTN
HT Education, Internships & Job Opportunities
Presenter ~ Peg Schofield, HTR, MAHTN