Horse Therapy 4 U
I am often asked, ‘Why Horses?’
Horses are beautiful creatures that live in
the moment. They are tuned in to their
environment with all their senses: sight,
sound, smells and energy. As preyed-
upon animals, they are keenly aware of
their surroundings. To insure survival;
this instinct continues to be a part of
who they are—animals of flight. Horses
need to feel trust and safety; we as
people have the same needs. I allow
clients to just be with a horse; to walk
through their fears and self-doubt. The
client experiences the horse in its natural
(non-riding) state, allowing a deep
connection between client and horse.
I have seen clients transform as a result
of walking through their fears with a
They gain inner strength, a sense of
safety; and life feels more worthwhile.
Instead of giving up when afraid, I let
clients know that I will not give up on
Using horses in counseling/therapy and
coaching in experiential exercises creates
powerful metaphors. These metaphors
can then be related back to the client’s
life goals, recovery and own self-
Horse Therapy 4 U provides a safe
environment for healing in a New Way!
This is a 6 year old boy (with autism ) on a miniature
horse. I have done many session on the ground with
him. Teaching grooming, leading and working on
behaviors. The gal in the video is my helper and has (
aspergers ) and has been riding for 10 years. His
progress has been incredible.
|Copyright © 2011 Teri Renaud
ALL RIGHTS RESERVED
|Equine Assisted Counseling by Teri Renaud, C.A.T.C.
|See another video of a 9 year old girl working with
Nea to help her self-esteem and realize her own
personal power on YouTube. I also have a video of
client painting a horse! Check workshops. Up coming
Group Horse Painting Experiences!
|For more information call Teri at 714-499-3431.