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Intro to Equine Assisted Counseling

Presented by Dr. Hallie Sheade, LPC-S, RPT-S & Laura Hamrin

  • Started Apr 29
  • 250 US dollars
  • 16151 US Hwy 377-South, Fort Worth, TX 76126.

Service Description

Curious to learn more about the power of healing through horses? The presenters will provide an overview of the benefits of equine assisted counseling for clients with different types of mental health concerns. The presenters will share information on the nature of equines and the unique benefits of equine assisted counseling through both didactic and experiential hands-on learning with equines. Attendees will also learn about best practices, ethical considerations, and different approaches to partnering with equines to help clients move towards growth and healing. Both mental health professionals and equine professionals are welcome to attend! Learning Objectives: **Describe the benefits of partnering with equines in counseling and psychotherapy **Discuss the nature of equines and benefits of equine assisted counseling **Recognize best practices and ethical considerations for practicing equine assisted counseling Training Information Date: 04.29.2022 Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm CST CEs: 6 CEs Cost: $250 Early Bird Special through April 1st of $200, please use code HORSE Location: 4 Hearts Ranch: 16151 US Hwy 377-South, Fort Worth, TX 76126. Co- Presenters Dr. Hallie Sheade holds a PhD in Counseling and is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPC-S) and Registered Play Therapist Supervisor (RPT-S). Hallie is the cofounder and Executive Director of S.T.E.P.S. With Horses. She also holds PATH Intl. credentials as an Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning (ESMHL) and as a Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (CTRI). Hallie developed the Relational Equine-Partnered Counseling and Equine-Partnered Play Therapy approaches for equine assisted counseling. She is the author of Equine-Assisted Counseling and Psychotherapy: Healing Through Horses. In addition, she serves on multiple committees across PATH Intl. and the Horses and Humans Research Foundation. Hallie is a faculty candidate for PATH Intl.’s ESMHL Workshop and is the Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy Technical Editor for PATH Intl.’s quarterly publication, Strides. Laura Hamrin is the Equine Manager and Lead Equine Specialist at S.T.E.P.S. With Horses. She holds PATH Intl. credentials as an Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning (ESMHL) and as a Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor (CTRI). Laura is also CHA IRD clinic staff and CHA standard certified.


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940 448 0769

info@bestlifecct.com

located within Horselife Farm 875 Porter Rd, Bartonville, TX, USA