Events & Programs

It's nature's way of healing. Nature Based Therapeutics are professionally facilitated interactions with plants, animals and natural landscapes to bring about measurable outcomes in human health and well-being. It is nature's way of healing all people in physical, social, emotional and cognitive ways.
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Past Events & Programs

Nature-Based Therapeutics / Animal-Assisted Interactions

2016 speak

A Kinship of All Creatures: Broadening our knowledge of Human-Animal Interactions
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum


All About Dogs Day @ The Arboretum

Sunday, October 25, 2015
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Nature Heals 30 x 30
Month of October, 2015
Nature Heals Research Roundtable
October 1 & 2, 2015

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Nature Based Therapeutics Research Symposium
October 1, 2015
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
View presentations from the Symposium 
Love Thy Nature Film Poster Screening of Love Thy Nature
October 1, 2015, 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, MacMillan Auditorium
FREE with Arboretum Admission
Nature Heals Art Gallery Exhibit
featuring 30 works by artist Lisa Rydin Erickson
October 1 - 31, 2015
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum (Cafe Gallery)
FREE with Arboretum Admission 
Nature Heals: Public Forum 2015
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Coffman Memorial Union, Minneapolis 
All About Dogs Day @ The Arboretum
Saturday, April 25, 2015 
  Speak! 2014
Friday, September 26, 2014 
Balancing the Paths of Life
Friday & Saturday, October 25 & 26, 2013 
   Nature Heals 2013
Thursday & Friday, March 14 & 15, 2013