Therapeutic landscapes : an evidence-based approach to designing healing gardens and restorative outdoor spaces / Clare Cooper Marcus, Naomi A. Sachs.Material type: BookPublisher: Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2014Description: x, 326 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781118231913 (cloth); 1118231910 (cloth).Subject(s): Medical geography | Landscapes -- Therapeutic use | Landscape architecture -- Therapeutic use | Evidence-based design | Health Facility Environment | Environment Design | Horticultural TherapyDDC classification: 614.4/2
|Item type||Current location||Call number||Status||Date due|
|Lending Books||Tall Shelves||RM735.7.G37 M27 2014 (Browse shelf)||Available|
|Non-lending Books||Tall Shelves||RM735.7.G37 M27 2014 (Browse shelf)||Not for loan|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
History of hospital outdoor space -- Theory, research, and design implications -- Types and locations of therapeutic landscapes and healthcare -- The participatory design process -- General design guidelines for healthcare facilities -- Children's hospital gardens -- Gardens for cancer patients -- Gardens for the frail elderly -- Gardens for people with Alzheimer's and other dementias -- Hospice gardens -- Gardens for mental and behavioral health facilities -- Gardens for veterans and active service personnel -- Rehabilitation gardens -- Restorative gardens in public spaces -- Horticultural therapy and healthcare garden design -- Planting and maintaining therapeutic gardens -- Therapeutic landscapes and sustainability -- The business case and funding for therapeutic gardens -- Evaluation of therapeutic gardens.