Equine Therapy

Equine therapy is all about understanding and building on the human equine interaction to develop life skills, gain therapeutic benefits and improve mental wellbeing

Equine therapy: at a glance

What is it? 

Activities interacting with a horse designed to develop self awareness & mental wellbeing

Who is it for?

Individuals of all ages & abilities


Builds emotional awareness, confidence, empathy & mental resilience

Other important information?

Works well in conjunction with riding or as a stand Рalone activity. There is currently less of a waiting list than riding lessons.

Sessions are tailored to individuals or groups needs and led by a suitably qualified Facilitator.

Activities can include grooming, ground work or just spending quiet time interacting with the horse. 

Ultimately, the aim of equine therapy is to help participants to discover more about themselves, develop new ways of thinking and develop confidence

Get involved

If you know of a group or individual who would benefit from this activity or have more questions, please contact info@gaddesdenplacerda.org.uk or call 01442 246924.