Last week in Horse Therapy, I posted about the Rose of Sharon Equestrian School's therapeutic riding program in Maryland. Stories like these abound from all over the world, really. Riders with disabilities experience positive changes from horseback riding. A recent article, Benefits proved in therapeutic riding, from the Virginia Gazette points to a growing body… Continue reading Proof!
Our horse Albert spent sixteen years as a school horse in therapeutic riding programs here in Virginia. Sometimes, I'd just go out to the barn and look at him working. His heart and focus and concentration during therapeutic lessons inspired me to write Chancey. The amazing thing is that there are hundreds..maybe even thousands of… Continue reading Horse Therapy