Equine Assisted Therapy: A Unique and Effective Intervention

October 11, 2022

There is increasing recognition and integration of Equine Assisted Therapy in the traditional mental health field. Growing evidencesupports the effectiveness of treatment with horses in a therapeutic environment. Studies have resulted in a body of literature supporting the therapeutic value of the human-animal interaction. Equine Assisted Therapy can help clients with depression, anxiety, ADHD, conduct disorders, addiction, trauma, eating disorders, spectrum and health difficulties, dissociative disorders, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia,
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Promising Findings: Equine Therapy and PTSD

September 20, 2022

Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy (EFP) has shown promising results in improving mental health symptoms in veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), according to a recent study. This study explored the effects of EFP on both veterans and the horses involved in the therapy sessions.
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