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AIH & THA: Therapeutic Design for Wellness and Mental Health

May 15

 

This innovative event will delivered in person in Adelaide and Melbourne, with livestreaming and post-event video recordings available to all for the one price of $22. The workshop and webinar events are co-hosted by Therapeutic Horticulture Australia and the Australian Institute of Horticulture.

Therapeutic Design for Wellness and Mental Health

See how the experts challenge themselves to create a sense of wonder and wellbeing for their clients.

Date: Saturday 15th May 2021, 10:15am EST (9:45am CST)

Garden Tour 1 – Adelaide
The Grove Education Centre Inclusive Playspace
39 Leslie Street W, Woodville SA 5011

Join Tara Graham-Cochrane, Landscape Architect and President THA. A small but compact inclusive playspace for children with intellectual disability. The design includes many special features which add a dimension of positive wonder beyond the physical components.

9.30am for a 9.45am CST start
9.45am to 10.30am Presentation by Tara Graham-Cochrane
10.30am – 11.00am Tour of the Garden

Those in Adelaide attending this workshop in person (face to face) will be able to access the recording the week following the workshop so that they may view the Melbourne component of the talk at no additional charge. A link will be forwarded.

Garden Tour 2 – Melbourne
Stone Street Wellbeing Garden
10 Stone Street, Brighton

Join Christian Jenkins, award-winning Designer and AIH Victorian convenor, in a small, colourful, eclectic and diverse garden – and experience the magic of the design.

10.45am for 11am EST start
11.00am to 11.45am Presentation by Christian Jenkins
11.45am to 12.15pm Tour of the Garden

Those in Melbourne attending this workshop in person (face to face) will be able to access the recording the week following the workshop so that they may view the Adelaide component of the talk at no additional charge. A link will be forwarded.

Webinar:

10.15am EST – Introduction
10.20am EST – 1st presenter – Tara Graham-Cochrane, President THA – 30 mins – Adelaide
11.00am EST – Break – 5 mins for webinar location switch
11.05am EST – 2nd presenter – Christian Jenkins, AIH Victorian Convener – 30 mins – Melbourne
11.45am EST – close

Cost: $22 per head for face-to-face attendance, or live or recorded webinar.

CPD Points Available: 2

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Tara Graham-Cochrane

Tara is the President of Therapeutic Horticulture Australia and is an internationally award-winning Landscape Architect and Director of DesignWELL Landscape Architects who specialise in the design of healing and therapeutic landscapes for the healthcare, aged care, disability and education sectors all across Australia. Tara is a strong believer that physical environments can be designed to reduce stress, improve health and to support people’s wellbeing.

Residing in Adelaide, SA, Tara has a passion for enabling people to connect with nature through therapeutic horticulture and is a founding member of THA. Prior to THA forming, Tara was President of Horticultural Therapy S.A and has been strongly active in bringing together the therapeutic horticulture community in South Australia.  Tara understands the importance of the physical environment in the lives of older Australians and is the S.A. Environmental Design Consultant for Dementia Training Australia and is also the author of ‘Gardens that Care: Planning Outdoor Environments for People with Dementia’.

 

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