Articles Tagged 'Therapeutic Riding'

The Benefits of Therapeutic Horseback Riding

Expert Equestrian Articles — June 2, 2018
When you partner with a 1,000-pound horse, you gain incredible confidence to feel empowered in facing the challenges of your own life. Therapeutic horseback riding promotes horses as stewards to help broad populations of individuals with emotional, physical and/or cognitive challenges progress in their individualized equestrian goals and learn riding… Read more »

Horses and Humans Research Foundation

Expert Equestrian Articles — January 12, 2014
Learn about Horses and Humans Research Foundation, an organization working to support, promote and fund scientific research that explores the potential benefits of equine-assisted activities and therapies and to educate the public on research findings–– helping equine-assisted activities to become more accessible to those in need. by Jocelyn Pierce Equine… Read more »

Flying Horse Farms: Interview with Founder Jenni Belford

Expert Equestrian Articles — May 11, 2010
by Darley Newman On my recent visit to speak at Equine Affaire in Columbus, Ohio, I had the opportunity to meet with representatives from Flying Horse Farms, a camp for kids with serious illnesses that is opening in Ohio in the fall. Having attended summer camps every summer of my… Read more »