How Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy Addresses Military Sexual Trauma among Female Veterans: Systematic Review
Contributor(s):: Claire Niessen-Derry
There were roughly 5,061 reports of MST since the Department of Defense’s (DOD) fiscal year of 2012. The DOD believes that MST is vastly under reported and estimates that less than 20% of sexual assaults have been reported over the past seven years. The research question for this systematic...
'I wish people had ears like horses': Horses as therapists
Contributor(s):: Gibbons, Judith L., Poelker, Katelyn E.
The Therapeutic Benefits of Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy With At-risk Adolescents
Contributor(s):: Wake, Casey
How equine facilitated psychotherapists describe their experiences with adults diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)
Contributor(s):: Thiel, Jennifer M.
Exploring how engagement in equine therapy in associated with emotional and behavioral health outcomes in at-risk boys in a residential facility
Contributor(s):: Ross, Shannon Elaine
Using horses to teach authentic leadership skills to at-risk youth
Contributor(s):: Adams, Brittany Lee
Healing Hooves offers a variety of equine-related programs. The Equine Assisted Learning program uses an experiential learning approach that promotes the development of life skills for educational, professional, and personal goals through equine-assisted activities. The Equine...
Healthcare provider perception and knowledge of equine-assisted psychotherapy : a survey of providers in Oregon
Contributor(s):: Kirstyn Everson
A study was conducted to evaluate healthcare providers’ knowledge and perception of equine-assisted psychotherapy (EAP). The knowledge transfer model was utilized to develop the project and to identify areas for future inquiry. For the study, a literature review was conducted and mental...
Equine facilitated psychotherapy: A pilot study of effect on posttraumatic stress symptoms in maltreated youth
Contributor(s):: McCullough, Leslie, Risley-Curtiss, Christina, Rorke, John
Equine-facilitated body and emotion-oriented psychotherapy designed for adolescents and adults not responding to mainstream treatment: A structured program
Contributor(s):: Johansen, Siv Grethe, Arfwedson Wang, Catharina Elisabeth, Binder, Per-Einar, Malt, Ulrik Fredrik
Horse play: A brief psychological intervention for disengaged youths
Contributor(s):: Kendall, Elizabeth, Maujean, Annick
An Exploratory Mixed Methodology Study Into the Theoretical Foundation of Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy
Contributor(s):: Bradford Tyler Dawson
Equine-assisted psychotherapy is emerging as a new alternative therapy method. As the field is new, there is limited amount of research looking at the current theoretical foundation being utilized in the therapeutic process. This study aims to explore the field of equine-assisted psychotherapy...
A 1,200 Pound Therapist and Window to the Mind: An Interview with Hayley Sumner
15 Sep 2015 |
Posted by Katie Carroll
“You have to earn a horse’s trust by being true, honest, and aware of both the horse and yourself,” said Hayley Sumner, Founder and Executive Director of Berkshire...
Horses Adaptive Riding & Therapy (HART)
Horses Adaptive Riding & Therapy (HART) is a local, grass-roots organization assisting special needs individuals in our community. Our staff and volunteers bring many years of experience and knowledge to HART’S equine program. This experience helps to create a supportive and...
Horses with Hope
Our Center is a special place where our staff and horses bring hope to individuals with special needs.Horses With Hope programs focus on improving the lives of children, youth, and adults assisting them to reach beyond their abilities, allowing daily success and milestones to be accomplished...
Nickers 'n Neighs Therapeutic Riding Center
We provide a variety of equine services to individuals with a wide range of disabilities. Our students include children and adults with physical, intellectual, emotional and behavioral disabilities.Through goal setting and lesson planning, our students receive instruction that meets their...
Since 2008 Epona has delivered thousands of hours of equine assisted activities and therapies. Sadly, we began growing disillusioned with the treatment and lack of concern and oversight for the horse in the industry we worked so hard for. We wanted to make life better for the horses who help make...
Maintaining adolescent sobriety with equine assisted psychotherapy: an experiential learning intervention guide
Contributor(s):: Ledbetter, Elizabeth Jane
A Mirror to the Mind: An Interview with Cynthia Sweeley
02 Jul 2015 |
Posted by Katie Carroll
Cynthia Sweeley of Wildfire Ranch Spiritual Retreat believes that we are currently experiencing the worst epidemic of depression ever seen by mankind. Socialization no longer has a premium...