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What can I expect from an equine assisted mental health session?

In an equine assisted mental health session you can expect to feel safe and supported throughout the session, both by the therapists and the horses that are there for you. A qualified counsellor who specialises in equine assisted mental health will facilitate … Continue reading

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Equine Assisted Therapy for kids

Equine Therapy is a great form of therapy for kids, it provides many benefits including: kids generally love to be outside, they get to talk to a therapist about their problems and take part in exercises and play games to … Continue reading

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How does Equine Assisted Therapy help people with depression?

Depression can be a very isolating, lonely condition and generally humans need other humans- we are wired for relationship. This is where working with horses is so beneficial- they are also wired for relationship and provide non-judgemental, caring support and honest feedback in a therapy session. Continue reading

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How does Equine Assisted Mental Health help with anxiety?

Anxiety can be a debilitating condition that can seriously restrict life and make simple things like leaving the house or getting to work or school difficult. Having anxiety may mean that you feel angry and lash out at others, or … Continue reading

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Equine Assisted Therapy to work with Boundaries, the how, the where and the why??

Boundaries, the how, the where and the why?? Continue reading

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How to lower your stress levels in 5 minutes

How to lower your stress levels in 5 minutes Continue reading

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I just want to be an equine assisted therapist, why do I need counselling skills?

So, you want to be an Equine Assisted Mental Health practitioner or Equine Assisted Therapist, or Equine Assisted Learning Facilitator and you want to help people, but you don’t want to be a counsellor. Equine Assisted Therapy is an amazing … Continue reading

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Why should I study equine assisted mental health?

Are you curious about equine assisted mental health, or are you interested in learning how to be an equine assisted counsellor or in trying out a session? Check out this podcast,  with Amy from We all wear it differently. #37 … Continue reading

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What is Equine Assisted Mental Health?

Equine Assisted Mental Health is a healing treatment that combines credentialed mental health professionals and one or more therapeutic horses. Through grooming the horse or other beneficial activities, clients are supported and guided in learning more about themselves, working through … Continue reading

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Horse wisdom for human hearts and minds.

Many people ask me what I do and I tell them I am a Equine Assisted Therapist or a psychotherapist that works with horses to assist people to get clearer about themselves and their lives. Some people look at me … Continue reading

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