Articles Tagged 'Equine Therapy'

Interview with Kristin Meek of WYLD Leadership

Meet Your Host — June 17, 2018
WYLD Leadership is an innovative and inspiring leadership program that combines horses, psychology, and wilderness retreats that helps people access their inner compass and create a better life. Equitrekking chats with founder and CEO, Kristin Meek, to learn more about this unique program.  Kristin Meek of WYLD Leadership. Photo courtesy… Read more »

Smoke the Donkey: A Memorial Day Tribute

Expert Equestrian Articles — May 28, 2017
Remembering the plucky little donkey that touched the lives of Marines stationed in Iraq and military veterans returning home. by Jocelyn Pierce It all started in 2008 when a small gray donkey came into the lives of camp commandant Colonel John D. Folsom and the Marines stationed at Camp al… 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 »

Therapeutic Riding in Portland, OR

Expert Equestrian Articles — February 25, 2010
Read about a Portland, Oregon metropolitan center offering a comprehensive, three-fold therapeutic equine program For 8 year old Emily the chance to ride a horse and focus on the fun she was having rather than her upcoming chemotherapy session was an event that turned her life around. Not only her's,… Read more »