This session highlights 21 practical strategies activity professionals can use to connect seniors with nature, plants, animals and the environment, year round. The benefits of engaging with nature and its impact on seniors will be discussed in reference to Deci and Ryan's three Basic Psychological Human Needs: competency, autonomy and relatedness. Examples of how to adapt and personalize these strategies and align them with personal or care related goals will also be shared.
Speaker: Nicole Bergman BSc In Recreation Therapy, MA, Certified RecT Specialist
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