Fios 1 News: Hospital Opens "Healing Garden"
October 26, 2015 09:20 AM
The Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital at HackensackUMC recently unveiled a rooftop healing garden to benefit patients at the Audrey Hepburn Children’s House, a state-designated Regional Diagnostic Center for Child Abuse and Neglect. Anthony D’Urso, section chief, supervisor of Psychology at the Audrey Hepburn Children's House, says the healing garden will provide a place of refuge, and a way for children to experience nature, helping them to mitigate stress and heal. The healing garden was designed by City Green in conjunction with the Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center® at HackensackUMC.