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Gardens for the Senses Gardening As Therapy, Revised and Expanded

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ISBN-10: 1484909569

ISBN-13: 9781484909560

Edition: N/A

Authors: Hank Bruce, Tomi Folk

List price: $14.95
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The garden can be a place of healing, where everyone can be accepted; where stress can be released, and renewal and peace can be discovered. In this book the reader is introduced to the value of therapeutic gardening, and the empowerment of the people-plant connection. This is a "why to garden" rather than a "how to garden" guide for the 21st century. Many of us enjoy gardening for our own therapy, placing us in the moment, noticing the beauty of the world around us. Come along on a journey through the garden as a sensory experience, and explore ways that these personal discoveries can be used to improve the quality of life. Fans around the world who enjoyed the first edition have reported…    
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Book details

List price: $14.95
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date: 5/8/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 148
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Hank Bruce is an award winning author and horticultural therapist, who leads workshops and seminars on accessible gardening and the value of the people-plant connection for activity professionals and community organizations. Books he has written include Gardens for the Senses, Gardening as Therapy (a "why to" garden book, rather than just a "how to,") and numerous other gardening/horticultural therapy project books, such as Windowsill Whimsy and Along the Garden Path. Another collection of short stories, Peace Beyond All Fear, a Tribute to John Denver's Vision, inspired by John Denver's music and humanitarian work, won Best Anthology of 1998 from the New Mexico Book Cooperative. Hank lives…