Not Just Horsing Around… Psychologists Put Their Faith in Equine Therapy

“Health professionals say horses can reflect our emotions to bring relief from addiction and stress” (McVeigh, 2012)

This article addresses the use of Equine Therapy with a variety of populations. It discusses the importance of the horse in the therapeutic process, outlining the unique healing properties the horse offers. It also references the research we do have regarding the impact horses can have on a human’s nervous system and brain waves.

McVeigh, T. (2012, February 25). Not just horsing around…psychologists put their faith in equine therapy. Retrieved from http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2012/feb/26/horses-therapists-stress-autism-addiction?intcmp=239

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