Equine Assisted Mental Health Workshops
Who should attend?
We welcome any level of skill from no experience with equine mental health to someone who is currently practicing as a therapist or as an equine professional. We also welcome other professionals who may be curious about equine assisted mental health and how it all works to help our clients. All levels from the beginner to the more experienced are welcome.
We have a limited number of spots available.
PATH International has accredited each workshop for 10CEs, 10 CRs for ESMHL, OR a combination of the two.
introduction to Equine assisted mental health workshop
Equine Assisted Mental Health (EAMH) is an intervention that more and more people in the DFW metroplex are seeking out as an alternative for traditional office therapies. We are offering a two-day workshop provides a basic understanding of EAMH including what it is, how it differs from other equine partnered services, competencies of providers, understanding horse behaviors and guided experiences with the herd.
facilitation skills workshop
2:00PM - 8:00PM
This two-day workshop will allow participants to understand experiential facilitation skills from both a theoretical and hands on perspective. This workshop puts the participant in the driver’s seat to have experiences with both the horses and humans, building facilitation skills and strengthening their understanding of equine assisted mental health and learning. This workshop allows the participant to actually do the work they will do with clients in collaboration with other professionals.
trauma focused equine assisted psychotherapy workshop
2:00PM - 8:00PM
This two-day workshop provides a deeper understanding in how equine facilitated counseling partners with healing trauma. We learn about the parts of the brain as well as the different human physiological responses to trauma. We couple this knowledge with the understanding of the equine brain and the theme of connection. We dive into helpful interventions and activities partnered with the horse that support the healing process. This workshop allows us to take what we learn and put it into action with our horse partners.
Workshop cost is $400 per person for the two day workshops.
*There will be a $200 discount if you would like to join all three workshops.
Snacks and dinner will be provided.
Payment and registration can be made by following the registration link.
How to Register
Follow the link above to register. Please select industry education when asked what is the payment for. Select which workshop you would like to attend for industry education type.