Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP)
EAP is one of the most effective forms of experiential therapy. It is a solution-based therapy, which uses interactive activities in place of traditional sessions where you “talk” and a therapist “listens.” These services often produce better results in a shorter period of time.
In EAP, the therapy team, which consists of a certified and licensed psychotherapist, a certified horse professional, and horses, design sessions to accomplish your goals for improving your self image, communications skills, and relationships.
EAP helps you discover new, more effective solutions for life’s challenges. And it’s fun!! Ninety-five percent of all EAP activities are “on the ground”.
EAP is useful for individuals and groups of all ages with:
¨ Behavioral issues
¨ Attention Deficit Disorder
¨ Substance Abuse
¨ Eating Disorders
¨ Abuse Issues
¨ Relationship Issues
¨ Communication Problems
Learn valuable new skills such as:
¨ Defining boundaries
¨ Character development
¨ Conflict resolution