Health, Wellness, and Trees — International Society of Arboriculture

Health, Wellness, and Trees (#43)

Ellen Vincent 1
  1. Clemson Univeristy, Clemson, SC, United States

Health, Wellness, and Trees


Do trees reduce stress for people in pain? Vincent’s research examined different landscapes and collected physiological and psychological data to determine therapeutic benefits in a college campus pilot and in a hospital clinical study. Explore evolutionary theory of landscape preference and receive an update on global research that indicates that healthy trees provide health and wellness; resulting in economic, social, and environmental gains. Walk away with insight regarding your own contributions to health and wellness.