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Tuesday, April 29: Differences between Equine Facilitated/Assisted Psychotherapy and Equine Facilitated/Assisted Mental Health Services

When: Tuesday, April 29th at 7pm Eastern


Chris will be presenting on some of the differences between Equine Facilitated/Assisted Psychotherapy and Equine Facilitated/Assisted Mental Health Services. As a psychotherapist she believes it is important for Equine Assisted Professionals to be aware of the differences.


Discussion will include:

  • Confusion around terminology
  • Why horses
  • Who provides Equine Facilitated psychotherapy
  • Models of traditional psychotherapy
  • Models for Equine Facilitated or Assisted psychotherapy
  • Where to learn more

Bio: Chris Korben, M.S.W.,Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (L.I.C.S.W.) and Master Addictions Counselor, Owner and Manager Heart’s Desire Stable an Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy Practice, PATH Certified Advanced Instructor, PATH Certified Equine Specialist in Mental Health, MA licensed Riding Instructor, Certified Equine Interaction Professional – Mental Health, Author of Speaking of Horses, An Activity Book for Horse Lovers. Over 50 years experience with horses. Mental Health Clinician at Community Counseling of Bristol County in Taunton, MA, Visit her web site at www.speakingofhorses.net


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