Tag Archives: Horse

How Equine Therapy Helps Veterans Cope With PTSD

Dennis is a Purple Heart recipient who struggled to get help dealing with PTSD. Then he discovered equine-assisted psychotherapy at Miles Ranch in Fort Myers, Florida. Founded by Gail Doxie—REALTOR®, a member of the National Association of REALTORS®—who works as both a real estate professional and mental health counselor, this facility uses equine-assisted psychotherapy to… Read More »

Butternuts, some kinda horse.Equine Assisted Therapy

Relax with Nuts for a few quiet minutes while we do some horsing about or horse whiskering. Equine Therapy for (PTSD) Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and other maladies. For thousands of years horses have been mystical, magical creatures playing the role of transportation, gladiator, companion, entertainer and more. Now they are also playing the role… Read More »

How this emotional support horse made history on an airplane

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 How this emotional support horse made history on an airplane | Sky Australia Lifestyle She accompanied her 33-year-old owner, who has post-traumatic stress disorder, on a flight. #Sky_Australia_Lifestyle Source: Youtube

Dharma Horse Rescue Shelter & International Youth Camp

Dharma Horse Rescue Shelter and International Youth Camp Siófok-Töreki, Hungary www.facebook.com|dharmashelter A faith based non-profit organisation standing on two legs: 1. We rescue horses that have been abused, neglected, abandoned, bound for slaughter, injured or unwanted in any way and give them safety, rehabilitation and comfort in our open air horse lifetime sanctuary ranch. 2.… Read More »

PTSD – Ten Effective Natural Treatments for Veterans

List of promising treatments includes: (1) Horse Therapy; (2) Medical Marijuana; (3) Oxygen Therapy; (4) Meditation; (5) Herbal Medicine; (6) EFT (7) Service Dogs; (8) Homeopathic remedies; (9) Heart Math; (10) Various relaxation techniques [Reiki, Yoga, Acupuncture; Massage Therapy] MUSIC: “Hero Theme” – MK2 [YouTube Audio Library] Source: Youtube

Lofty the therapy horse brings joy to older people at Yeovil District Hospital

In our 70th year, we’re celebrating some of the unique care offered to our patients, from innovative technology to mood-lifting therapies. We join therapy horse Lofty as he took one of his regular ‘ward rounds’ at Yeovil District Hospital. Therapy horses like Lofty play an important part in the care of older and elderly patients… Read More »


To learn more about the equine-assisted therapy programs at Forever Florida visit http://www.eyeofahorse.com Florida Cracker horses are now providing learning and psychotherapy experiences for persons suffering with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), which is a potentially debilitating anxiety disorder triggered by exposure to a traumatic experience such as combat, physical or sexual assault, or exposure to… Read More »