Equine Assisted Learning

[Equine Assisted Learning] is an educational approach to equine-assisted activities...with the primary intent to facilitate personal growth and development of life skills through equine interactions
— PATH Intl.

Our Program

Hilltop Horizons provides unmounted group activities that promote personal growth and development by utilizing equine interactions. These sessions can focus on a variety of topics based on the group's needs, such as responsibility, teamwork, problem solving, and sensory integration.

Each lesson is conducted by a PATH Intl. Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructor who follows the safety and education standards set forth by PATH Intl.

Who We Serve

Many types of groups can benefit from Equine Assisted Learning. Commonly served groups include school or sports groups, youth development programs, group homes, and community outreach groups.

Benefits of Equine Assisted Learning

Equine Assisted Learning can benefit individuals in a number of crucial areas in their lives. Some of these benefits are listed below:

  • Increases self-esteem and self-confidence

  • Improves understanding of non-verbal communication

  • Enhances self-awareness and responsibility of actions

  • Develops social skills and work ethic

  • Expands coping strategies for new situations

  • Promotes sensory and emotional regulation

  • Many more...

Interested in joining us?

Hilltop Horizons is always open to working with new groups in our community. Receive an application and more information about how our program can best serve your group's specific needs by filling out the  form available on this page.