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]

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)

 

Fundamentals of Horticultural Therapy
Oct. 13-16 (Denver, CO)
Oct. 27-30 (online)
Nov. 10-13 (online)

 


Portland Community College

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

 

Spring 2022, Online & remote classes - Closed for new student applications at this time.

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]  

Fall 2022 (Aug. 24 start)
PLS 3080 Introduction to Horticultural Therapy
PLS 4082 Program Management in Horticultural Therapy
PLS 4941 Horticultural Therapy Internship
ORH 4905 Independent Study in Horticultural Therapy

Spring 2023 (Jan. 9 start)
PLS 3080 Introduction to Horticultural Therapy
PLS 4081 Techniques in Horticultural Therapy
PLS 4941 Horticultural Therapy Internship
ORH 4905 Independent Study in Horticultural Therapy

Summer 2023 (May 15 start)
PLS 4081 Techniques in Horticultural Therapy (to be decided)
PLS 4941 Horticultural Therapy Internship
ORH 4905 Independent Study in Horticultural Therapy

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

Online/Remote Synchronous
Accelerated semesters: Fall 1, Fall 2, Spring 1