Exploring the Experiences of Adults After Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy (EFP)
| Contributor(s):: Deby Torbett
The aim of this phenomenological qualitative study was to capture and understand the essence of the lived experiences of individuals after participating in equine facilitated psychotherapy (EFP). In that the experiences of participants after exposure to EFP have not previously been examined,...
Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy for Veteran Survivors With Full or Partial PTSD
| Contributor(s):: Mark Aaron Mayfield
Symptom severity among veteran survivors with partial or full posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) continues to increase, with approximately 40% of U.S. veterans reporting significant symptomology 10 years after initial onset of the condition. Veteran survivors often struggle to find...
Walk With Me
Walk With Me is a non-profit equine therapy organization focused on the psychological healing of those suffering the effects of trauma, addiction, loss, and poverty.
Open T.R.A.I.L. Ranch
We provide equine assisted activities and therapies to children and adults with physical, cognitive, and emotional challenges in San Antonio, Boerne, and the surrounding areas.Our riders diagnosis include conditions and special needs such as Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Down’s...
Located just miles north of Columbia, South Carolina, Hoofprint Meadows, LLC is a private horse farm offering Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies among secluded and serene rolling hills. Hoofprint Meadows is pleased to offer the following equine assisted...
Trio Therapy Partners
In 2014, Trio was founded as a collaboration of therapists and educators with the desire to offer Equine Assisted Therapies and Activities to children and adults in Eagle County. These unique therapy services are proven to be a powerful alternative and supplement to traditional...
Practice Patterns of Equine Assisted Psychotherapists
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| Contributor(s):: Haley Gresham
Modeled after Doherty & Simmons’ (1996) study on the practice patterns of marriage and family therapists, this project explored similar questions about equine assisted/facilitated psychotherapists who are members of two main certification organizations, EAGALA and PATH Intl. An...
Stirrup Hope, LLC
For more than ten years, Stirrup Hope has provided an alternative, innovative and powerful life-changing experience for children, teens, and families. Our unique approach to Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy, (horses and counseling) helps bring healing and hope to a wide array of physical...
Equine-assisted psychotherapy as an effective therapy in comparison to or in conjunction with traditional therapies
| Contributor(s):: Kristen A. Wilson
Mental disorders are a prevalent health issue that has an extensive amount of variability in the quantity of disorders, affected populations, and treatment. There are a multitude of approaches or therapeutic methods used by the mental health community. Although each therapy is valuable in...
Pegasus: Healing Trauma
Pegasus: Healing Trauma is located in Black Forest, CO. The ranch environment offers a therapeutic setting that is unique to the traditional office. My healing barn has professional treatment rooms and allows easy access to nature and animals. If you like a farm setting and animals, you are at...
Bridle Paths is a nonprofit organization that offers strength, support, and healing to individuals and families through safe, effective, and high-quality equine-assisted activities and therapies. We provide therapeutic horseback riding instruction, equine-assisted learning, and equine-assisted...
Horses with H.E.A.R.T.
Horses with Heart had a very humble beginning in 1993 when Vickie Stuart’s dream to provide individuals with disabilities the opportunity to participate in therapeutic and recreational horseback riding came true. She held riding sessions on weekends and during school breaks at the S Bar...
Horse Rhythm Foundation
HRF’s programs help active military, veterans, and first responders find their transition into healing using equine assisted services, ultimately supporting them and giving them back freedom and independence.
STRIDE (Southcentral Therapeutic Riding, Inc.)
“Through a special partnership with horses, South-central Therapeutic Riding offers a holistic approach to improve the bodies, minds and spirits of children and adults with special health needs.”
Jackson Hole Therapeutic Riding Association
We serve people from: Community Entry Services (a local organization that provides a full array of services for individuals with developmental disabilities), C-V Ranch (a residential school and treatment facility for multi-handicapped and emotionally disturbed youth whose education needs are not...
It is the mission of Stable-Spirit to provide opportunities to the community that inspire positive mental, emotional, and physical health through professionally guided interaction with horses.
Naples Therapeutic Riding Center
Our Mission is to improve the lives of children and adults with special needs through therapeutic riding and other equine-related programs.
The psychotherapeutic worth of horse whispering for the aggressive child
| Contributor(s):: Karin Bronkhorst
This dissertation employs a case study research design and reviews literature from the field of animal assisted therapy (AAT) with an emphasis on equine facilitated psychotherapy (EFP), as a possible therapeutic alternative for treating inappropriate aggressive behaviour in a young boy. The...