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 – alone 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