Community Gardens and Public Health: The Impact of Green Spaces on Citizen Health and Well-Being
date: April 2, 2014
location: Villa Sassetti
Paolo Cantoresi
Local Health Authority 5, Pisa

Paolo Cantoresi graduated in psychology from the University of Siena. He continued his training in psychosis therapy in Milan and Florence. He has been engaged for more than 20 years in projects for the psyco-social rehabilitation of people at risk of social exclusion. He is now Psychologist Director of the Adult Mental Health Functional Unit at the USL of Pisa where he carries out both institutional tasks and coordination of prevention and rehabilitation project tasks. He is coordinator for the Diurnal Center of the Mental Health Functional Unit in Pisa. He is Assistant Professor at the University of Pisa in Psychiatric Rehabilitation and he teaches Rehabilitation Psycotherapy and Rehabilitative Expressive Techniques. He is author of several publications and often speaks on social agriculture and health promotion.