Training & Education

Sharing the Power of Equine-Assisted Activities and Therapies (EAAT)

High Hopes offers lectures and workshops on topics related to equine-assisted activities and therapies including disabilities, equine care, effective instruction and non-profit administration. These sessions are offered to prospective and current professionals in the field, as well as volunteers and others with an interest in learning more about these topics. Consulting services are available on-demand for new and existing centers and center administrators who want training and mentoring tailored to their specific needs.

Certifications

The field of therapeutic riding offers rewarding career opportunities combining elements of physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, education, psychology and child development with horsemanship teaching skills.

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Consulting Services

We welcome the opportunity to put our experience to work for you. High Hopes offers targeted consulting services to new and existing centers and center administrators. In addition, we offer mentoring for instructors, instructors in training and center personnel tailored to meet the needs of individuals and organizations.

Tailored Learning

Professional Enrichment

Various educational workshops and clinics are planned and offered throughout the year covering a variety of topics relevant to the equestrian and therapeutic riding professions.

Enrichment Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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Become Qualified with High Hopes Therapeutic Riding

The field of therapeutic riding offers rewarding career opportunities combining elements of physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech and language pathology, education, psychology and child development with horsemanship teaching skills.

Professional Certifications

Gain Confidence in Working with a Horse

The Equine Learning Program curriculum is designed on an individual basis to accommodate each student’s needs and goals. The Equine Learning Program is an excellent way for individuals to develop confidence and become comfortable working with horses.

Equine Learning

Therapeutic Riding Lessons

High Hopes Therapeutic Riding accommodates all four elements of therapeutic riding as defined by PATH Intl.: Recreation, Therapy, Sport, and Medicine in a unique way through our interdisciplinary team approach that includes the applied practices of both the Therapeutic Riding Instructor and licensed Therapists in the areas of Physical, Occupational, Speech and Language and Expressive Therapies.

Therapeutic Riding

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