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The therapeutic value of horseback riding for people with disabilities has been understood for nearly as long as horses have been part of human civilization. In the mid-20th Century, as horses became more of a luxury than a necessity, centers offering riding programs began to serve the needs of people of all ages and a wide range of conditions.

More recently, equine assisted learning and equine facilitated psychotherapy (to use only two of many names) has become a sister field to therapeutic riding. Mental health counselors and therapists, life coaches, leadership development professionals, and many more have discovered the power of working with horses to support their human clients/patients in making lasting changes in their lives.

The primary professional organizations in North America are PATH International (formerly NARHA), EAGALA, and EFW-CAN.
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A Tail of New Beginnings

I am certified Equine Gestalt Coach (life coach) who is working with women to help them heal their hearts and to create greater success in their health and well-being, My coaching partner is my hor
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Alatheia Riding Center

At Alatheia we currently serve 50 clients with a variety of physical, emotional and learning disabilities through weekly, semi-private lessons that begin in the spring and continue through mid-Nove
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Animals as Natural Therapy

Animals as Natural Therapy (ANT) offers programs based on the knowledge that animals can teach humans important life skills: respect for self and others, trust-building, and clear communication.ANT
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B.E.A.T Riding Center

Since 1997 the BEAT Riding Center, Inc. has touched the lives of thousands of individuals and their families. Horse back riding transports individuals with special needs into a new unexplored
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Changing Rein

Changing Rein Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies: Bringing horses and people together in healing relationship.Focusing on equine assisted activities and therapies for the purpose of connectin
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Eagala

EAGALA Certification is The Global Standard for Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Personal Development. Join the EAGALA Network of over 4,500 members in 50 countries who are changing lives through the
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EFW-CAN Equine Facilitated Wellness - Canada

Equine Facilitated Wellness (EFW) incorporates a range of counselling, experiential learning, education and personal development approaches, which bring humans and equines together.To provid
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Equest Special Riders Inc.

Equest Special Riders, Inc. is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote physical and mental strength and coordination as well as self-esteem and enjoyment through horseback riding activ
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Forward Stride

Our inclusive Riding Program helps children and adults of all abilities develop horsemanship skills, fitness, and self-confidence.Our Therapy Program offers people of all ages sessions with
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Free Rein Therapeutic Riding

Mission: Equipping riders for life, through adaptive equine activities, focusing on building strength, independence and freedom.Serving children and adults throughout the Inland Northwest wi
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Grace Therapeutic Horse Program

At Grace Therapeutic Horse Program we specialize in working with post-addiction teens and young adults who have struggled with addiction on many different levels. Horse therapy is also a key to hea