Our mission is to provide effective horse programs to youth which will facilitate personal growth and self-efficacy so participants can navigate pathways towards sustained positive behavioural change.
Equine Assisted Therapy is an established therapeutic model already demonstrated to be effective in international and national contexts. There is substantial evidence that interaction with horses can be a catalyst for human behavioural change.
The development of every human-horse relationship requires mutual trust and respect.
This dynamic means EBI participants must learn to regulate their emotions by employing non-violent, non- threatening methodology . This is achieved by providing participants with supported opportunities to strengthen a range of interpersonal skills. Working with horses has been demonstrated to be an enjoyable and potentially life changing experience that enhances the social and emotional well-being of participants.
Equus Bonding Inc Leadership Programs (“EBI”) are a holistic way of working with young people at risk and in need of healing. Their circumstance may be the result of factors such as experiences of grief and trauma, disengagement or disenfranchisement from the broader community. Continue Reading…