Compassionately Leading People Toward Wholeness
At SpringHaven, we offer a number of different and cutting edge therapies for use in individual counseling sessions. Each session and its activities are specifically design to meet the needs of the client and therapeutic goals.
EAP provides in the moment practice for real life events. This type of active counseling allows learning to occur faster and can be felt immediately. Horses give us immediate, honest and non-judgmental feedback, feedback that we as humans often mask and/or hide from each other.
Each session is conducted with one or more horse(s), an equine specialist, and the same counselor each client sees regularly.
Research has shown that EAP can be helpful for treating:
No one needs to have horse experience to have an Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) session here at SpringHaven. We just ask you to keep an open mind and come with the willingness to engage and try. We will start wherever you are and progress at your pace. SpringHaven welcomes all with open, non-judgemental arms and will provide a calm atmosphere for you to develop new healthy skills.
Please call us at 330.359.6100 and one of our receptionists will be more than happy to answer your questions and/or schedule your sessions. If you would like even more details you may ask to speak with one of the Equine Program Coordinators.