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Articles and information on therapeutic aspects of equines:-
- Help on four legs: Researchers examine how animals can help humans. By Sean Trembath.
- The fascinating way a horse reacts when it knows you’re angry. By Robbie Couch.
Connecting on a Deeper Level with your Horse. By Ecoequine.
Equine assisted therapy at NJ farm helping recovering addicts. By Nora Muchanic
The Horse As Mirror. By Listen to Your Horse
Researchers find therapeutic benefits in the “social and emotional geography of the stable" From the Horse Talk website
Emotional Intelligence Increased With Horses By HorseBlaze
Horse As Muse – Art & Equine-Facilitated Learning. By Listen to Your Horse
Little Horses, Big Love. By Rebecca Didier
Lost in the Horse. By Susan Smith
Science Says Your Pet Is Good for Your Mental Health. By Mandy Oaklander
Equine assisted therapy: "The best therapy I know..." By Sandy Semple
How Horses Help With Mental Health Issues. By Joseph Bennington-Castro
What horses bring to corporate training. By Becci Godfrey
5 Lessons People Can Learn From Horses in Equine Therapy. By Meghan Vivo
Horses As Catalysts For Post Traumatic Growth. By Laura Williams
How Horses Help Warriors in Transition. By Patrice D. Bucciarelli
Equine Therapy: How horses help people find answers within. By Joe Slattery
The mental health benefits of owning a pet. By Jeremy Little
School uses equine therapy for pupils with ADHD, autism and behavioural issues. By Samantha Lauren King
- The Therapeutic Value of Horses. By Constance Scharff Ph.D.
- Getting to Know You... Getting to Know All About You... By
Risë VanFleet and Tracie Faa-Thompson
- What gives your life meaning & purpose? By Rosie Withey
- The Influence of Animal-Assisted Psychotherapy on the Establishment of the Therapeutic Alliance with Maltreated Children in Residential Care. By Nancy Parish-Plass
Animal-Assisted Therapy: The Guinea Pigs’ Perspective. By Zazie Todd Ph.D.
DEIFICATION IS STILL OBJECTIFICATION. By Kate Naylor
Teens struggling in school show improvement after working with horses. By Stephen Borowy
Veterans with PTSD are turning to horses for healing By Andrea Scott
Horses make learning easy – can you set a boundary and mean it? BY ROSIE WITHEY
Why do animals take on our human issues? By Pea Horsley
HORSES RESONATE WITH MOTHER ENERGY By Linda Salinas
Brief Report: The Effects of Equine-Assisted Activities on the Social Functioning in Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder By Sophie Anderson and Kerstin Meints
How Horses Heal Our Emotional Wounds By Tim Hayes
Seeing yourself through the eyes of a horse. By Grant Life Foundation
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