The sensory garden design based on seven human senses
The sensory garden design is based on seven human senses and is suitable for people of all ages, any possible disorders or illnesses. Activities in the sensory garden are promoting social inclusion and mental and physical health recreation. Therapeutic measures improve the emotional state, reduce the effects of stress, develop the ability to be “here and now”, increase attentiveness, and reduce signs of depression, support cognitive functions. Scientists emphasize the multi-layered positive impact on a person in a garden like this. Sensory gardens increase sense of community, encourage group work, communication skills, builds self-esteem and confidence.