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Ryhope Horticulture Therapy Unit serving the Community
Sep 6, 2013

Ryhope Horticulture Therapy Unit serving the Community

Set on the outskirts of Sunderland, the new mental health facility at Ryhope will redefine the facility’s relationship within its green valley landscape and wider community. As part of the redevelopment the Horticulture Therapy Unit will be re-positioned to take centre stage besides the site entrance. The existing and successful therapeutic unit has flourished over […]

Glenside Health Services: Facilitating wellness through design
Aug 5, 2013

Glenside Health Services: Facilitating wellness through design

The city of Brisbane recently hosted the 9th Design & Health World Congress & Exhibition in July. The international event was attended by researchers and practitioners from more than 40 countries and promoted the exchange of knowledge and research findings. Through a leading-edge scientific programme, the focus was on the development of a ‘salutogenic approach’ […]

Jul 9, 2013

Landscape Architect joins Portland to Portland bike ride

​Medical Architecture’s Landscape Architect Thomas Steven is to join the Portland Oregon to Portland Place London (P2P) cycle bike ride this Saturday, 13th July. The charitable P2P tour is underpinned by riders making comparative analyses of the 12 major cities they cycle through; to help inform and improve cycling conditions in cities around the world, as the bicycle […]