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Introducing healing gardens into a compact university campus

Introducing healing gardens into a compact university campus

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Published by: Garden Therapy on Sep 09, 2011
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Introducing healing gardens
into a compact university campus
Prof. Stephen Lau
Department of ArchitectureThe University of Hong Kong
-How natural space design promotes healthy universities at HK
 
Table of Contents:
A general framework of Healthy UniversitiesObjective of the researchNatural spaces and their mental health benefits-A green design approach to realize healthyuniversitiesApplicability of healing garden concept to HKUcampusTherapeutic natural space design strategy at HKU
 
A general framework of HealthyUniversities
Definition of health
 –A state of complete physical, social and mental well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity
[1].
 –A resource for everyday life, not the object of living. It isa positive concept emphasizing social and personalresources as well as physical capabilities
.
[1]As defined by the Constitution of the World Health Organization(WHO)http://www.who.int/suggestions/faq/en/ [2]As defined by the World Federation for Mental Health,http://www.wfmh.org

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