The benefits of a therapeutic garden.

  • Published 2016 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…

Abstract

Can an indoor garden room reduce patients' physical and verbal aggression? Elaine Cole, writing in Nursing Older People, discusses how an indoor sensory garden (and a coloured toilet door) led to a reduction in incidents of verbal aggression by 59%. 
DOI: 10.7748/ns.30.47.74.s49