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Healing Gardens


Rachel's Courtyard l NM School for the Blind and Visually Impaired l Rust Medical Center l Kaseman Hospice Garden l UNM Donor Memorial Garden

Gardens have always been sources of solace, comfort and rejuvenation, and throughout history, gardens have been designed to help heal body, mind and spirit. More recently, evidence-based research has documented the recuperative effects of nature, and that mental and physical health outcomes are improved when people connect with nature. As a result, healing gardens are becoming important components of our healthcare, religious and educational institutions.

D/P/S works with healthcare providers, religious organizations and educators to develop garden designs that create memorable, restorative environments for our clients that provide refuge and promote healing, wellness and personal growth.