Green therapy: How gardening is helping to fight depression - Zint Design
GPs are keen to adopt ‘social prescribing’ on the NHS as a form of mental health treatment Photograph: Sydenham Gardens Sydenham Garden feels out of step with its surroundings in urban south London. Fringed by houses on most sides, with a school on its doorstep, it is hard to imagine that this small patch of green space is bringing a new lease of life to people struggling with their mental health. The site, run by the Sydenham Garden charity trust, is just under an acre and boasts a wellbeing centre with gardens, a nature reserve and activity rooms. Therapeutic gardening sessions