Download or read online books in PDF, EPUB and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.

Transforming Therapy Through Horses

Transforming Therapy Through Horses Author Lynn Thomas,
ISBN-10 1523239468
Release 2016-04-27
Pages 200
Download Link Click Here

Used in the treatment of various client populations, including military veterans, at-risk youth, and families, equine-assisted psychotherapy is gaining significant attention from the therapeutic world. The EAGALA Model is regarded as the industry standard for equine-assisted treatment in the mental health community. Transforming Therapy through Horses addresses the key principles and theory behind EAGALA's respected form of behavioral health treatment, connecting applied knowledge from actual client cases to illustrate the effectiveness of the model's structure. Told through powerful and often humorous stories, EAGALA founder Lynn Thomas and trainer Mark Lytle outline the structure and nuances of EAGALA work, underscoring the importance of training for the EAGALA practitioner to help clients meet challenges and navigate positive change. From readers who are merely curious to mental health professionals seeking a thorough understanding of this leading methodology to experienced EAGALA practitioners , Transforming Therapy through Horses is the only book to detail the theory and principles of the EAGALA model-with plenty of moments to inform, educate, and even entertain throughout.



Harnessing the Power of Equine Assisted Counseling

Harnessing the Power of Equine Assisted Counseling Author Kay Sudekum Trotter
ISBN-10 9780415898416
Release 2012
Pages 276
Download Link Click Here

"This book will help licensed professional counselors incorporate Equine Assisted Counseling (EAC) into their practices, even those who have no prior experience working with horses. It provides a strong research foundation for understanding the efficacy of equine assisted interventions and the potentially powerful impact that a horse can have in creating a new counseling dynamic. Chapters address using horses to help clients dealing with various traumas and abuse, anxiety, depression, atypical behaviors,and social skills and communication issues. One chapter is written by the internationally renowned "horse whisperer" Pat Parilli and offers a look at EAC from the horse's point of view and describes the process of developing a relationship with the horsein a positive, safe, and respectful manner, an important topic to ensure the well-being of the horse throughout a session. Counselors will find this a valuable resource for understanding and utilizing EAC as a new resource in their own practices, as willstudents seeking to learn about this innovative approach"--Provided by publisher.



Riding Home

Riding Home Author Tim Hayes
ISBN-10 9781250033529
Release 2015-03-03
Pages 304
Download Link Click Here

Riding Home:The Power of Horses to Heal, Horse Nation's must read book of 2016, is the first and only book to scientifically and experientially explain why horses have the extraordinary ability to emotionally transform the lives of thousands of men, women and children, whether they are horse lovers, or suffering from deep psychological wounds. It is a book for anyone who wants to experience the joy, wonder, self-awareness and peace of mind that comes from creating a horse/human relationship, and it puts forth and clarifies the principles of today's Natural Horsemanship (or what was once referred to as "Horse Whispering") Everyone knows someone who needs help: a husband, a wife, a partner, a child, a friend, a troubled teenager, a war veteran with PTSD, someone with autism, an addiction, anyone in emotional pain or who has lost their way. Riding Home provides riveting examples of how Equine Therapy has become one of today's most effective cutting-edge methods of healing. Horses help us discover hidden parts of ourselves, whether we're seven or seventy. They model relationships that demonstrate acceptance, kindness, honesty, tolerance, patience, justice, compassion, and forgiveness. Horses cause all of us to become better people, better parents, better partners, and better friends. A horse can be our greatest teacher, for horses have no egos, they never lie, they're never wrong and they manifest unparalleled compassion. It is this amazing power of horses to heal and teach us about ourselves that is accessible to anyone and found in the pages of Tim Hayes's Riding Home. The information and lists of therapeutic and non-therapeutic equine programs, which are contained in the book, are also available at the book's website.



Horse Sense Business Sense

Horse Sense  Business Sense Author Shannon Knapp
ISBN-10 097940410X
Release 2007-02
Pages 164
Download Link Click Here

In this book, Shannon Knapp reveals the struggles of creating and maintaining a successful Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) program. Many people know horses, or they know business. To run an EAP program, you need to know both.



Equine Assisted Therapy and Learning with At Risk Young People

Equine Assisted Therapy and Learning with At Risk Young People Author Hannah Burgon
ISBN-10 9781137320872
Release 2014-04-23
Pages 286
Download Link Click Here

This book provides an overview of the field of Equine-Assisted Therapy and Learning and gives a powerful account of a research study charting the experiences of seven 'at-risk' young people attending a pioneering Therapeutic Horsemanship centre in the UK. The book includes a foreword from Leif Hallberg, author of Walking the Way of the Horse .



The Art of Facilitation with 28 Equine Assisted Activities

The Art of Facilitation  with 28 Equine Assisted Activities Author Charisse Rudolph
ISBN-10 0692506179
Release 2015-08-29
Pages 130
Download Link Click Here

Make your dreams come true by becoming a successful Equine Assisted Coach. Gain a strong philosophy, knowledge, and understanding in processing any experiential program. Have over 28 Equine Assisted Activities at your finger tips. Find your niche, create a joint venture, offer a retreat, get extra coaching and find out all you need to know in, "The Art of Facilitation, with 28 Equine Assisted Activities."



The Clinical Practice of Equine Assisted Therapy

The Clinical Practice of Equine Assisted Therapy Author Leif Hallberg
ISBN-10 9781134793198
Release 2017-12-06
Pages 224
Download Link Click Here

The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy bridges theory, research, and practical methods to fill a rapidly developing gap for physical, occupational, speech, and mental health professionals interested in incorporating horses in therapy. Extensively researched and citing over 300 peer-reviewed journal articles, it examines core issues such as terminology, scope of practice, competency recommendations, horse care ethics, and clinical practice considerations. This book is an essential resource for professionals who wish to use a best-practices approach to equine-assisted therapy.



Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy

Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Author Patti Mandrell
ISBN-10 9781600345968
Release 2006-11-01
Pages 196
Download Link Click Here

Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy has been writing in one form or another for most of life. You can find so many inspiration from Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy also informative, and entertaining. Click DOWNLOAD or Read Online button to get full Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy book for free.



The Fundamentals of Equine Assisted Trauma Therapy

The Fundamentals of Equine Assisted Trauma Therapy Author Ilka B. Parent
ISBN-10 1533258899
Release 2016-05-26
Pages 150
Download Link Click Here

The Fundamantals of Equine Assisted Traumatherapy, with case examples from working with members of the Armed Forces" is a peer-reviewed, must-have reference for any professional who wants to be involved in Equine Assisted Psychotherapy. Numerous case examples illustrate the use of Equine Assisted Trauma Therapy principles as it takes readers step by step from necessary theoretical basics to the skills and techniques that constitute clinical equine assisted trauma work. This unique resource is an indispensable guide to develop and implement Equine Assisted Psychotherapy techniques in your practice and is the most comprehensive book available dedicated to both equine specialists and mental health professionals."



On the Back of a Horse

On the Back of a Horse Author Claire Dorotik Ma
ISBN-10 9781450290081
Release 2011-02
Pages 112
Download Link Click Here

Claire Dorotik grew up riding, training, and loving horses, and in many ways understood horses before she understood people. While at the time her equine companions provided her tremendous solace, it was not until she entered her graduate program for psychology, and suffered her own intense personal trauma that the amazing way in which horses heal people was actually realized. ON THE BACK OF A HORSE: Harnessing The Healing Power Of The Human Equine Bond is an entrance into the spiritual world of horses, the devastation of raw human trauma, and the equine facilitated psychotherapy that can help heal it. Using narrative interviews and case studies of equine experts and psychology researchers, the reader is given entrance into the world of equine facilitated psychotherapy, and in doing so, taken on an epic journey to discover how it is that these magical creatures understand so much more about human trauma than we ourselves do. Using dramatic scenes, ON THE BACK OF A HORSE, gives the reader an understanding of just how people experience trauma, and why. What also emerges is an understanding of what horses do that, in many ways, prevents them from experiencing trauma as people do. While human fallacies illuminate themselves, and the debilitating effects of trauma become evident, the reader is bolstered by examples of equine communication, bonding and emotional expression, providing a beautiful example of just how these amazing creatures can help people overcome trauma.



Planning Your Business in the Horse As Healer Teacher Professions

Planning Your Business in the  Horse As Healer Teacher  Professions Author Ariana Strozzi
ISBN-10 1439230609
Release 2009-10-05
Pages 136
Download Link Click Here

Ariana Strozzi, pioneer in the field of incorporating horses into human development, explains the steps you need to take to plan your education and business in the horse as healer/teacher professions.



The Equine Assisted Therapy Workbook

The Equine Assisted Therapy Workbook Author Leif Hallberg
ISBN-10 9781315402246
Release 2017-12-06
Pages 134
Download Link Click Here

The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook gives readers the tools they need to increase professional competency and personalize the practical applications of equine-assisted therapy. Each chapter includes thought-provoking ethical questions, hands-on learning activities, self-assessments, practical scenarios, and journal assignments applicable to a diverse group of healthcare professionals. The perfect companion to The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy, this workbook is appropriate for both students and professionals.



The Power of the Herd

The Power of the Herd Author Linda Kohanov
ISBN-10 9781608683727
Release 2015-07-20
Pages 464
Download Link Click Here

Linda Kohanov is beloved for her groundbreaking articulation of “the way of the horse,” an experiential wisdom known to riders for centuries but little studied or adapted to off-horse use. Now Kohanov takes those horse-inspired insights on the nonverbal elements of exceptional communication and leadership into the realms of our workplaces and relationships. Here we explore the benefits of “nonpredatory power” in developing assertiveness, fostering creativity, dealing with conflict, and heightening mind-body awareness. In “A Brief History of Power,” the first part of this far-reaching book, Kohanov profiles cultural innovators who employed extraordinary nonverbal leadership skills to change history, usually on horseback: Winston Churchill, George Washington, Alexander the Great, and Siddhartha Gautama (the Buddha), among others. She also draws on the behavior of mature horse herds, as well as the herding cultures of Africa and Mongolia, to debunk theories of dominance hierarchies, challenge ingrained notions of “survival of the fittest,” and demonstrate the power of a consensual leadership in which governing roles are fluid. Kohanov then adapts these lessons into twelve powerful guiding principles we can all incorporate into our work and personal lives. Eloquent and provocative, this is horse sense for everyone who seeks to thrive in the herds we all run in — our communities, careers, families, and friendships.



The Equine Assisted Therapy Workbook

The Equine Assisted Therapy Workbook Author Leif Hallberg
ISBN-10 9781315402246
Release 2017-12-06
Pages 134
Download Link Click Here

The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook gives readers the tools they need to increase professional competency and personalize the practical applications of equine-assisted therapy. Each chapter includes thought-provoking ethical questions, hands-on learning activities, self-assessments, practical scenarios, and journal assignments applicable to a diverse group of healthcare professionals. The perfect companion to The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy, this workbook is appropriate for both students and professionals.



Equinomics

Equinomics Author Lanier Cordell
ISBN-10 0975409204
Release 2006-03-01
Pages 196
Download Link Click Here

Everything you need to develop a profitable horse business. Includes easy to use forms that will help you create effective marketing materials and strategies and to price your services for maximum profit.



Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy and Learning

Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy and Learning Author Veronica Lac
ISBN-10 9780128126028
Release 2017-06-13
Pages 204
Download Link Click Here

Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy and Learning: The Human-Equine Relational Development (HERD) Approach offers a hands-on approach to integrating equine-assisted therapy and learning into mental health treatment. Based on the HERD Institute model, the book showcases a series of case studies that cover working with patients with trauma, attachment disorders and depression. Additional case studies show varied approaches to working with families, couples and culturally-diverse populations. Ethical and safety considerations are covered, emphasizing the importance of both human and equine welfare in the equine-facilitated psychotherapy and learning model. Identifies the benefits of equine-facilitated therapy and therapeutic riding Features case studies of equine-facilitated psychotherapy in different settings Discusses use of therapy for depression, trauma, attachment disorders and more Includes use with couples, families, individuals and culturally diverse populations



An Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy

An Introduction to Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Author Meg Kirby
ISBN-10 9781504300483
Release 2016-01-12
Pages 158
Download Link Click Here

Equine assisted psychotherapy is a professional, innovative, and experiential approach to counseling, psychotherapy, and mental health that supports clients of all ages with horses as assistants and co-facilitators in the process. Meg Kirby’s book has made a significant contribution to the field of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP), in articulating a Model of EAP that has foundation in psychological theory, therapeutic technique, accountable professional integrity, and utmost respect for our animal counterparts. A much needed contribution for the field, globally. Melissa Johnstone, Psychologist Meg Kirby’s insight and ability to integrate psychotherapy theory and practice closes ‘the gap’ (the fields’ current deficit or ‘gap’ in rigorous theoretical underpinnings), and provides a comprehensive relational psychotherapy model for working with horses to support clients. In line with best practice therapy, this book offers an introduction to an ethical equine assisted psychotherapy model, and is an ‘appetiser’ for curious mental health practitioners, students and the global community interested in professional animal assisted practice.Naomi Rossthorn, Counsellor and Researcher The Equine Assisted Therapy movement we’re all so passionate about will benefit from Meg Kirby’s strong theoretical approach that is firmly grounded in psychotherapy practice, and has a uniquely Australian modelling and voice.Dr Anna Cohen, Clinical Psychologist and Author