Horse therapy

Experience the transformative benefits of horse therapy for physical, emotional, and mental well-being. Find top ideas to explore this unique and effective form of therapy.
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Blog post 3 – History of Hippotherapy

The therapeutic value of riding horses has been known since the days of ancient Greece. Hippocrates was the first to describe the therapeutic benefits of horseback riding, calling it a universal exercise with a ‘‘healing rhythm’’. The value of horseback riding for the rehabilitation of persons with physical disabilities has been recognized since 1875 when Chassaignac, a physiotherapist, noted that as a result of the riding experience, the rider’s balance was improved, muscles were…

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Kelly Wright
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Exploring the healing possibilities of equine therapy - ABC listen

Most of us enjoy the company of animals. But is it possible to engage with them on a deeper level? According to a field of psychology that pairs humans with animals in a therapeutic relationship, the answer is yes. Cultural anthropologist and Top 5 Under 40 scientist Dr Kirrilly Thompson examines the potential mutual benefits of equine-assisted therapy. Lynne Malcolm and Olivia Willis report.

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Iris den Hartog
Aldie, Va. They are a mission-based non-profit organization providing equine assisted activities and therapies to individuals seeking opportunities for growth. Sprout seeks to raise public awareness about special needs and to provide dynamic learning, recreation, socialization and therapy opportunities for individuals and groups in a farm environment. Please support this organization by coming out to 2nd Sipping for Sprout at Quattro Goomba’s Winery, 9/20/14 from 12-4pm. Equine Therapy Quotes, Equine Therapy Activities, Equine Assisted Therapy, Therapeutic Riding, Raising Farm Animals, Horse Story, Equine Therapy, Horse Therapy, Therapy Animals

Equine Therapy Quotes

Aldie, Va. They are a mission-based non-profit organization providing equine assisted activities and therapies to individuals seeking opportunities for growth. Sprout seeks to raise public awareness about special needs and to provide dynamic learning, recreation, socialization and therapy opportunities for individuals and groups in a farm environment. Please support this organization by coming out to 2nd Sipping for Sprout at Quattro Goomba’s Winery, 9/20/14 from 12-4pm.

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Jill Umbach