Getting in touch with nature and plunging hands into soil helps patients and plants flourish. That’s garden therapy.
By: Rachel Atkins, PT, DPT, CBIS
Here at Pate, we frequently have patients who have personal goals of returning to gardening and yard work.
So our Dallas rehabilitation location (Villa Creek) created a bit of garden therapy by partnering with the local Farmers Branch Community Garden through the Farmers Branch Parks and Recreation Department to adopt a garden plot.