• Text Size 
  • increase text size
  • decrease text size
  • return to default text size
This search is not restricted by city or ZIP Code. If you click go back and enter a ZIP Code, resources will display by distance from you.
Find the help you need > Equestrian Therapy

Equestrian Therapy

Programs that provide opportunities for individuals with any of a wide range of disabilities and others (e.g., victims of assault or abuse, people who have recently suffered a tragic loss, incarcerated offenders, at risk youth) to relate to, handle, groom and ride horses as a part of an experiential habilitation or therapy program in which the horse serves as a co-facilitator or co-therapist. Equestrian therapy provides an experience with horses that fosters growth, communication skills, self-esteem, self-awareness, healing and personal transformation. Clients learn about themselves and others by participating in activities with the horses, and then discussing feelings, behaviors and patterns. Therapy goals for different populations may differ, e.g., treatment for children with autism may focus on behavior modification and improvement.

1 Location offering the requested services. Providers are listed by city
HANDI RIDERS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
1391 Clark Road
Oroville, CA 95965
(530) 533-5333 Service/Intake   Also serves as a fax.
Butte County
Every effort has been made to supply complete and accurate information on this web site. The listings in the database are based on information supplied by agency representatives. Inclusion in the database does not imply endorsement nor does exclusion imply disapproval. Agencies may be absent from the database due to the inclusion/exclusion policy of Help Central Inc. This site contains links to other sites for more information. Links to other web sites do not imply an endorsement of the materials disseminated at those web sites, nor does the existence of a link to another site imply that the organization or person publishing at that site endorses any of the materials at this site. Links to other web sites are provided as a convenience and Help Central Inc. is not responsible for the content at any web site linked to this site.
Powered by ReferWeb
The AIRS/211 LA County Taxonomy is reproduced with permission from 211 LA County.