AHTA's guiding light...
The organizational mission of AHTA is to promote and advance the profession of horticultural therapy as a therapeutic intervention and rehabilitative medium. To accomplish this we...
Advocate for horticultural therapy as a treatment modality to the public, the healthcare industry, the academic community and allied professions
Disseminate information relating to the principles and practices of horticultural therapy as a treatment modality
Encourage professional growth for horticultural therapy practitioners
Establish and maintain professional standards and a credentialing process for horticultural therapy practitioners
Promote research related to the impact of horticultural therapy as a treatment modality
Promote educational opportunities in horticultural therapy