A qualification in counselling and Equine Assisted Therapy (EAT) will equip you with a diverse set of skills to offer clients and employers. EAT is relatively new to Australia and is growing in popularity as research and clinical evidence of its effectiveness comes to light.
A growing body of emerging research supports that Equine Assisted Therapy is widely applicable in children, adolescents, and adults. Significant progress has been demonstrated in individuals experiencing grief or loss, struggling with addictions or dependency issues, plagued by anxiety and depression, suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and people on the autistic spectrum.
Our comprehensive, hands-on approach to horse handling means that you will be qualified to work outside with horses, or in a traditional room-based counselling environment. This integrated approach will enrich both your professional and your personal life.