Social and emotional skills come easy for sone but for others may need to be both modeled and taught. Click here for a simple survey for yourself or a youth in your life.
Any of these challenges can be incorporated into our mounted or unmounted work. See below for examples of skills and related exercises:
As seasoned facilitators, we structure activities to help clients explore various themes.
The possibilities are endless!
Some exercises can be based solely on observations of horses amongst their herd (body language and other non-verbal communication methods), hierarchy and leadership roles, dominant vs aggressive behaviors, social bonds, play and more. Other activities might have a client or clients more physically engaged. Below are just a few examples of how a session might flow.