Equine Guided / Assisted Coaching Organizations
This new form of coaching and therapy has several organizations that support coaches and therapists in their personal development.
- Equine-Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA), www.eagala.org
EAGALA is dedicated to improving the mental health of individuals, families, and groups around the world by setting the standard of excellence in Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy.
Equine Guided Education Association, (EGEA), www.equineguidededucation.org
The mission of the Equine Guided Education Association (EGEA) is to create a unified discourse involving the interaction of the horse as a respected ‘guide’ in human growth, learning and development. EGEA has an annual conference in January of each year.
- Equine-Facilitated Mental Health Association (EFMHA), www.narha.org/SecEFMHA/WhatIsEFMHA.asp
EFMHA’s mission is to advance the field for individuals who partner with equines to promote human growth and development so that our members, clients and equines can succeed and flourish.