Agnes E Van den Berg

Summary

Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Green space as a buffer between stressful life events and health
    Agnes E Van den Berg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, PO Box 47, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:1203-10. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Gardening promotes neuroendocrine and affective restoration from stress
    Agnes E Van den Berg
    Wageningen University and Research Center, The Netherlands
    J Health Psychol 16:3-11. 2011
  3. doi request reprint A comparison of children with ADHD in a natural and built setting
    A E van den Berg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Child Care Health Dev 37:430-9. 2011
  4. pmc Allotment gardening and health: a comparative survey among allotment gardeners and their neighbors without an allotment
    Agnes E Van den Berg
    Alterra Wageningen UR, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Health 9:74. 2010
  5. pmc Vitamin G: effects of green space on health, well-being, and social safety
    Peter P Groenewegen
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, POBox 1568 NL 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:149. 2006

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Green space as a buffer between stressful life events and health
    Agnes E Van den Berg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, PO Box 47, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:1203-10. 2010
    ..These results support the notion that green space can provide a buffer against the negative health impact of stressful life events...
  2. doi request reprint Gardening promotes neuroendocrine and affective restoration from stress
    Agnes E Van den Berg
    Wageningen University and Research Center, The Netherlands
    J Health Psychol 16:3-11. 2011
    ..Positive mood was fully restored after gardening, but further deteriorated during reading. These findings provide the first experimental evidence that gardening can promote relief from acute stress...
  3. doi request reprint A comparison of children with ADHD in a natural and built setting
    A E van den Berg
    Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Child Care Health Dev 37:430-9. 2011
    ..Research on benefits of nature for healthy children provides some support for such a link. However, only a few studies have directly examined the influence of contact with nature on children with ADHD...
  4. pmc Allotment gardening and health: a comparative survey among allotment gardeners and their neighbors without an allotment
    Agnes E Van den Berg
    Alterra Wageningen UR, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Health 9:74. 2010
    ..In the present study the health, well-being and physical activity of older and younger allotment gardeners was compared to that of controls without an allotment...
  5. pmc Vitamin G: effects of green space on health, well-being, and social safety
    Peter P Groenewegen
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, POBox 1568 NL 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 6:149. 2006
    ..This article discusses the design of a research program on the effects of green space in the living environment on health, well-being and social safety...