Social workers are unique: we operate from the knowledge that a person’s overall well-being depends greatly on the conditions of his or her environment. The impact of nature and experiences out-of-doors are often under-valued in my field and many others. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden— where nurturing the mind, body, and spirit is a constant, enduring […]Read More
Meagan Casey is a graduate student at Virginia Commonwealth University pursuing a Master of Social Work. She may not be a green thumb (yet), but Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden has revived her love for the healing power of nature. Meagan will carry these lessons forward as a Social Work clinician.