Lectures are designed for the equine professional interested in therapeutic riding, therapeutic riding Instructor-In-Training, and currently, Certified Instructor looking for advancement and continuing education hours. Full and half day lectures are open to volunteers and professionals in the field for a nominal fee and are conducted as part of the PATH International Approved Instructor Training Course. We look forward to having you join us for a mid-winter break in our picturesque New England setting.
01/22/19 & 01/23/19
Cognitive and Psychosocial Impairments Parts 1 & 2:
Laura Moya, MFT, PATH Intl. Advanced Instructor, Barbara Abrams Ph.D., LPC, Expressive Therapist, Advanced Instructor.
This two-day lecture will review cognitive disabilities and discuss teaching considerations, competencies, role-playing, games and activities.
PATH Intl CEU’s= 7 DE per day
- $65 for one lecture ($45 for the half day Facility, Standards and Risk Management Lecture).
- $175 for any three lectures
- $325 for any six lectures
- Please complete the application form first then call Diana Artiles at 860.434.1974 to pay by credit card.
- Check payments should be made payable to High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc. and sent to:Attn: Sarah Carlson, Special Programs Manager
High Hopes Therapeutic Riding, Inc.
36 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme, CT 06371
Others in the Winter Lecture Series
01/12/19 – Growth and Development & Mounting and Dismounting: Carolyn Jagielski, Physical Therapist, PATH Intl. Registered Instructor. This introductory lecture will discuss human movement analysis as well as biomechanics. PATH Intl CEU’s =5 DE; 2 Riding CR
1/14/19 – Physical Disabilities: Neurological Impairments / Orthopedic Impairments: Carolyn Jagielski, Physical Therapist and PATH Intl. Registered Instructor. This lecture will provide an overview of physical disabilities and teaching considerations. PATH Intl CEU’s= 7 DE
1/15/19 – Speech and Language & Precautions and Contraindications: Franice Ketaineck, SLP, Carolyn Jagielski, Physical Therapist and PATH Intl. Registered Instructor. This lecture includes considerations and techniques for speech and language as it relates to EAAT in addition to an overview of precautions and contraindications. PATH Intl CEU’s= 7 DE
01/16/19 – The Effective Instructor: Kitty Stalsburg, High Hopes Executive Director, PATH Intl. Master Instructor & Sarah Carlson, High Hopes Special Programs Manager, PATH Intl. Advanced Instructor and Certified Driving Instructor. Techniques of effective instructing will be discussed, including teaching strategies, lesson planning and task analysis, and discussion of PATH Intl. standards and guidelines. PATH Intl CEU’s= 7 Riding CR
01/17/19 & 1/18/19- The Therapy Horse, Parts 1 & 2: Holly Sundmacker, High Hopes Equine Operations Director & Lauren Fitzgerald, High Hopes Equine Resource Manager, PATH Intl. Advanced Instructor and Certified Driving Instructor. These two sessions will cover key aspects of the management of a therapy horse herd, including selection, evaluation, training, handling and general herd management. PATH Intl CEU’s= 6 CE per day
01/24/19 – Facility, Standards and Risk Management (1/2 day): Kitty Stalsburg, High Hopes Executive Director & PATH Intl. Master Instructor. This lecture reviews PATH Intl. standards with an emphasis on risk management & facility needs. 9:00am-1:30pm PATH Intl CEU’s = 4 CE
Course Materials: Any needed will be provided at the workshop
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