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 Introduction to Horticultural Therapy - 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]

Horticultural Therapy Programming (online)

(prerequisites required)
April 15–18, 2021
May 20–23, 2021

Horticultural Therapy Management
(prerequisites required)
September 15–19, 2021
September 29–October 3,  2021
(dates may change depending on if class is online or face-to-face)


Portland Community College

Main Contact:
Jan Abushakrah, PhD.
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 

New York Botanical Garden

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


Please check back for 2021


Temple University

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

Check back for 2021


University of Florida

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

University of Florida will be starting its third cohort of HT students this Spring 2021 semester.
The two courses offered this spring are: 

PLS 3080 Introduction to Horticultural Therapy

PLS 4081 Techniques in Horticultural Therapy (pre-req is PLS 3080)

The spring semester is scheduled to start Jan. 11th, 2021


Delaware Valley University

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

LAES 3365 Horticultural Therapy Management Spring 2 3/25 – 5/13