Scientific Program


Sessions:

Session 1: Horticultural Therapy in Special Groups
Session 2: Training and Education in Horticultural Therapy
Session 3: Horticultural Therapy Programming
Session 4: Certification and Promotion of Horticultural Therapy
Session 5: Horticulture Well-being
Session 6: Evaluation and Research Methods


Program

Tuesday, November 13
09:00-16:00 City Tour
12:00-17:00 Registration
17:30-20:00 Welcome Party (Botanical Garden B1)
Wednesday, November 14
08:30-09:30 Registration
09:30-10:00 Opening Ceremony
10:00-10:20 Coffee Break
  Session A: Training and Education in Horticultural Therapies

Moderator: Dr. Chun-Yen Chang

10:20-11:00 Keynote speech S1-1 Horticultural Therapy in the United States: training, education, and the profession Dr. Candice A. Shoemaker (U. S.)
11:00-11:20 Keynote speech S1-2 Comparison of Certification Levels and Education Courses in the United States, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan Dr. Sheng-Jung Ou (Taiwan)
11:20-11:35 OS1-1: Urban Horticulture as Educational Tool in Europe Francesco Orsini*, G. Pennisi, N. Michelon, G. Bazzocchi, L. Maia, and G. Gianquinto
11:35-11:50

OS1-2: Analysis of Psychophysiological Benefits of Therapeutic Agricultural Landscapes

Chia-Ching Wu* and Chun-Yen Chang
11:50-12:05

OS1-3:Neural Correlates of Nature Scenes: An fMRI Study  

Yu-Chen Yeh* and Chun-Yen Chang
12:05-13:30 Lunch
 

Session B: Evaluation and Research Methods

Moderator: Dr. Hsueh-Shih Lin
13:30-14:10

Keynote speech S2-1
Evidence-based Horticultural Therapy

Dr. Sin-Ae Park (Korea)

14:10-14:30

Keynote speech S2-2
Theories and Design Criteria of Therapeutic Landscapes

Dr. Chun-Yen Chang

14:30-14:45

OS2-1:The Impact of Landscape Plant Fragrance on Emotion and Brain Responses

Yen-Chung Wu* and Chun-Yen Chang
14:45-15:00

OS2-2: The Psycho-physiological Effect of Urban Green Space for High-Pressure Workers by Using Wearable Devices

Wen-Ling Chung* and Chun-Yen Chang
15:00-15:15

OS2-3: Effects of Horticultural Activities on Emotions and Brain Response

Pei-Hsuan Lai *and Chun-Yen Chang
15:15-15:40 Coffee Break
 

Session C: Certification and Promotion of Horticultural Therapy

Moderator: Dr. Chen-Fa Wu
15:40-16:20

Keynote speech S3-1
Horticultural Therapy Professionalism and Professional Certification: Hong Kong Experience

President, Connie Yuen-Yee Fung (Hong Kong)
16:20-16:40

Keynote speech S3-2
Experience and Reflection of a Doctor in NGO: Focusing on Certification and Promotion of HT in Taiwan

Dr. Chun-Lin Chen (Taiwan)
16:40-16:55

OS3-1: The Comparison on Environmental Restoration Perceptions of Two Forests

Ying-Hsuan Lin*, Meng-Ling Wu, Meng-Hao Hsu, Yen-Ray Hsui, Shun-Ying Chen
16:55-17:10

OS3-2: The effects of Horticulture Therapy in Taiwan’s Correctional Facilities: A Comparison Study of The Two Programs Differing in Duration

Chien-An, Chen
   
Thursday, November 15
  Session D: Horticultural Therapy in Special Groups
Moderator: Dr. Sin-Ae Park
09:00-09:40

Keynote speech S4-1
Healthy Longevity with Horticultural Therapy

Dr. Kenshi Nishino (Japan)
09:40-10:00

Keynote speech S4-2
Effects of Horticultural Therapy on Cardiovascular Function in Patients with Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Dr. Ta-Chen Su (Taiwan)
10:00-10:15

OS4-1: The Perceived Restorativeness Scale supports horticultural therapy in hospital green areas: results from 294 questionnaires

Giorgio Prosdocimi Gianquinto*., Costantina Righetto., Vanessa Marino., Daniela D'Imperio., and Francesca MeneghelloOral Report
10:15-10:30

OS4-2: Design Ideas of a Healing Garden for Improving the Health of Aging People with Intellectual Disability

Man-Li Liao*, Fu-Lai Shih, Fang Erh Lin, Yen-Jui Chen, Yi-Tian Tang
10:30-10:45

OS4-3: The Relationship between Older Residents and Urban Greenway

Po-Ju Chang*
10:45-11:10 Coffee Break
11:10-12:00 Poster Session
12:00-13:00 Lunch
  Session E: Horticulture Well-being
Moderator: Li-Jung Lin
13:00-13:40

Keynote speech S5-1
A Study of Chinese Traditional Horticultural Therapy Based on Plants Utilization

Dr. Shu-Hua Li (China)
13:40-14:00

Keynote speech S5-2
Healthy Horticulture for Senior Citizens

Dr. Yu-Sen Chang (Taiwan)
14:00-14:15

OS5-1: A Comparison of Field and Non-field Psychophysiological Responses of Various Landscape Types in Leisure farm

Chih-Ying Yu Yi-Hsuan Chen and Yi-Shan Wang
14:15-14:30

OS5-2: Effect of Garden Type and Time Spent on Attention Restoration

Chia-Chin Hsu* and Zhi-Zhong Li
14:30-14:45

OS5-3: The Influence of Landscape Colors of Leisure Farms on
Physical-psychological Benefit

Sung-Yueh Liu, Chun-Yen Chang*
14:50-15:10 Coffee Break
  Session F: Horticultural Therapy Programming
Moderator: Ying-Hung Li
15:10-15:50

Keynote speech S6-1
Doing and Being - Horticulture Programs for Health and Well-being at Alnarp Rehabilitation Garden

Dr. Anna María Pálsdóttir (Sweden)
15:50-16:10

Keynote speech S6-2
Therapeutic Horticultural Activities Principles in Exercise Prescription

Dr. Hung-Chih Hsu (Taiwan)
16:10-16:25

OS6-1: Effect of Horticultural Activities on the Capacity to Savor, Well-being, and Horticultural Activities Benefit of Tourists' Leisure Farm

Po-Lin Chen*
16:25-16:40

OS6-2: The Impact of Mindfulness Practice on Enviromental Perceptions in A Forest

Ying-Hsuan Lin*, Meng-Ling Wu, Meng-Hao Hsu, Yen-Ray Hsui, Shun-Ying Chen
16:40-17:10 Closing Ceremony
17:30-20:00 Banquet
Friday, November 16
 

Workshop

  1. Blossom of Waste: Seed Paper Making

Master: Connie Yuen-Yee Fung

  1. Rolling Print Tablecloth

Master: Winnie Jui-Lin Shen

08:30-10:00 A-1 B-1 NMNS Botanical Garden Visit 1
10:00-11:30 A-2 B-2 NMNS Botanical Garden Visit 2
11:30-12:30 Lunch
12:30-17:30 Post Symposium Visiting (2018 Taichung World Flora Exposition)

 


Workshops

Workshop A

Instructor

馮婉儀理事長
Connie Yuen-Yee Fung, HTR
President, Hong Kong Association of Therapeutic Horticulture
Recipient, 2015 Rhea McCandliss Professional Service Award (AHTA)

Instructor

 

Tam Sau Han Maia
RHT(HKATH), RSW

Workshop B

Instructor

沈瑞琳園藝治療師
JUI-LING,SHEN, HTM, HTR
Lecturer, Formosa Green Care Association
綠色療癒力學院院長