October 30, 2010
I am a physical therapist and also currently volunteer and assist with this fantastic program. Horses are an incredible therapeutic tool due to their movement which is quite similiar to that of a walking human. RIders with physical disabilities can experience the dynamic movement forward that many have never felt! And what an amazing feeling to control a 1000 lb animal when so many areas of these rider's lives are out of their control.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
Santa Rosa, CA
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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
I would like to add Hippotherapy to the program which is using the horse's movement to facilitate improvement in the patient/rider
Professional with expertise in this field & I am an instructor in training.