Equine-assisted therapy is an innovative, experiential approach to psychotherapy that can help those recovering from trauma, mental illness and addiction.
A Typical Patient:
The Typical Program Length:
One (1) week
The Program Includes:
Equine Therapy used to address addiction treatment goals.
The program uses horses to develop essential life skills, to develop and enhance a sense of trust, to model and cultivate a willingness in the client to take risks, to reduce stress, anger, and anxiety, as well as to investigate life issues and overcome fear. The program components in COPAC’s Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Program are the completion of an initial phase (Phase I), the selection of and bonding with a horse, and working closely with therapist and horse professional through to completion of the program.