At Arrowhead Stables, we promote individual development and therapeutic growth. This process takes place through the relationship with the horse.
WHY EQUINE THERAPY?
The relationship between horse and human is reflective of the most basic level of human connection. It is through this connection that the individual will gain insight into areas in their life in need of positive change.
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy is effective in treating the following disorders:
Autism Spectrum Disorders Brain Injury
Conduct Disorders Low Self-Esteem
Learning Disorders Depression
Anxiety Disorders Addiction and Substance Abuse
Childhood Neglect Childhood Abuse
Grief and Loss Eating Disorders
Self-harm Suicidal Ideation
Family Conflict Processing Difficulties
Adoption and Attachment Issues
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy can promote psychosocial healing and personal growth in the individual through supported development of the following:
Social skills Self-awareness
Mindfulness skills Emotional regulation skills
Frustration tolerance Problem solving Skills
Sensory recognition Personal responsibility
Compassion and empathy for the self and for others
Additional benefits from participating in our Therapeutic Horsemanship Program may include improvements in physical fitness, coordination, sensory perception, balance, and flexibility.