||Why nature is the best prescription
Mother Nature Network
||Anxious, depressed, distracted - what if the cure is just outside?
||VIDEO: The Nature Fix - What Happens When You Spend Just 5 Minutes in Nature?
||Roots to Healing: A brief survey of the past, present and future of plant-based remedies in Minnesota
University of Minnesota - CBS Blogs
Pause with PAWS (or hooves or claws)
University of Minnesota CE+HD Connect
||The Hidden Dog in Us All
BEING - with Krista Tippett
||Forest bathing---improve your health by immersing yourself in nature
WTIP Community Radio
||Read to a Dog
Minnesota Women's Press
||Minnesota 'forest bathers' turn to Mother Nature for healing
The healing power of dogs is unleashed in Orlando
||Tapping the curative powers of nature at the Arboretum
||Doggy Deluxe: Arboretum opens membership to the dogs
Southwest News Media
||"Pet Away Stress" (U of M PAWS Clinic) - video
Life to the Max TV
||Reaping the benefit of urban greenery
||Get Healthy, Get a Dog: The health benefits of canine companionship
Harvard Health Publications: Harvard Medical School
||How can nature and design improve our mental health? (Video of Panel Discussion)
Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota
||U of M Gives Students Chance to 'PAWS'
KSTP 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS
||Rainbow Babies hospital garden addition coming with Republican National Convention
||A natural high
||UMR Students De-stress with Therapy Dogs and a Chicken (video)
Animal-Assisted Interactions Program Specialist, Tanya Bailey, MSW, LICSW, receives University of Minnesota Outstanding Community Service Award for the PAWS Program.
The award recognizes the significant contributions you have made to the community, including building University-community partnerships and programs that benefit university students, faculty, staff, community partners, and citizens.
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||Aids for De-Stressing Students
University of Minnesota News
||Therapy Chickens: Creating Bonds And Improving Health
Urban Farm Online
New Help for Homesick Students on Campus
Wall Street Journal view the actual article (top of the fold!)
||Nature program nurtures
||A Celebration of Gardens and Community
Live Happy Media
||Tackling anxiety on campus: Can a therapy chicken help?
||Be happy and lean; exercise green!
Health Talk - University of MN
||College U of Minnesota students use pets to destress during finals
||Voices Gardens: The World's Oldest Therapists
||U students hug animals to quell stress
||Southwest Metro Service Animals: The Healing Power of Pets
Southwest Metro Magazine
||Here's how to reap mental, physical rewards of gardening
The Dallas Morning News
||Green Cities: Good Health
University of Washington Urban Forestry/Urban Greening Research