Articles - equine assisted therapy


16 Ways Equine Assisted Therapy is an Effective Intervention

Here are 16 different ways equine assisted therapy can be beneficial for people suffering from a variety of mental health issues.

How Does Equine Assisted Therapy Affect Horses?

Do horses respond differently to people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? Professor Katrina Merkies, Animal Biosciences at UOG plans to find out


$50,000 for Research of Equine-Assisted Therapy for Veterans

A study based out of the Atlantic Veterinary College will evaluate the efficacy of equine-assisted therapy for helping veterans with PTSD.

Benefits of Equine Assisted Therapy in Doubt Due to Lack of Research

In response to a paper published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, the Horses and Humans Research Foundation is seeking help to fund research into equine assisted therapy. The following is an excerpt from a recent Horses and Humans Research Foun