At PPTRC we utilize the unique attributes of the horse to positively change the lives of those we serve.
“This program has been a great benefit to our son, and our family!”
Clients who have received therapy at PPTRC say they:
Learned to manage anxiety
Improved their recovery process
Improved muscle tone
Increased hand-eye coordination
Have better focus on academics
100% of clients were satisfied with their services and would recommend PPTRC to a friend.
PPTRC is a member of the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl) and holds the highest level of accreditation as a Premier Accredited Center. We ascribe to the Precautions and Contraindications as recommended by the Medical Committee of PATH Intl. All of our instructors are certified by PATH Intl. The staff also adhere to the PATH Intl.’s Professional’s Standards and Practices.
PPTRC also offers mental health services that utilize the EAGALA Model. The EAGALA Model is a type of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy that employs a team approach, is 100% on the ground, is solution focused, and requires the team to follow the EAGALA ethical standards. Founded in 1999, EAGALA is one of the leading associations for professionals using equine therapy to address mental health and development needs in people.
PROGRAMS AND SERVICES
Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy offers unique opportunities to improve individuals or families’ mental or behavioral health needs through the partnership of a horse.
Therapeutic Riding is an activity on horseback that positively contributes to the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social well being of individuals with adaptive needs. It provides benefit in the areas of therapy, educational sport, recreation, and leisure.
A treatment strategy utilized by Physical, Occupational, or Speech Therapists while on horseback.
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