Equine Guided Learning Programs
Around the USA, Canada and Europe there are exceptionally gifted, competent teachers sharing their knowledge about how to do equine guided coaching or equine guided learning programs. I’ve had the good fortune of learning from all of these.
- Wisdom Horse Coaching (Lynn Baskfield & Ann Romberg, Minneapolis, Minnesota), www.wisdomhorsecoaching.com
- The Natural Leader (Nancy Lowery, Balzac, Alberta, Canada), www.thenaturalleader.ca
- Touched by a Horse (Melisa Pearce, Niwot, Colorado), www.touchedbyahorse.com
Melisa brings together her deep relationship with horses with her background in psychotherapy. Her program incorporates time with the horses and deep personal exploration.
- Coaching with Horses (Kathy Pike, Carbondale, Colorado), www.horsewisdom.com, www.coachingwithhorses.com
- Leadership and Horses (Skyhorse, CA, USA- Ariana Strozzi), www.leadershipandhorses.com
Ariana Strozzi, an internationally respected pioneer in the field of Equine Guided Education and Equine Assisted Learning, has been bringing the magic of horse communication to people from all walks of life since 1990. Book: Horse Sense for the Leader Within : Are you leading your life, or is it leading you?
- Adventures in Awareness, LLC (Barbara Rector, Tucson, AZ), www.adventuresinawareness.net
One of the key founders of this work, Barbara Rector offers programs and internships.
Linda Kohanov is an author, speaker, riding instructor and horse trainer who has become an internationally- recognized innovator in the field of Equine Experiential Learning and a respected writer on the subject of Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy. Her book The Tao of Equus: A Woman’s Journey of Healing and Transformation through the Way of the Horse was selected as one of the Top Ten Religion and Spirituality books of 2001 by Amazon.com.
- Kendall Summerhawk (Tucson, AZ) www.kendallsummerhawk.com
Kendall is an excellent business and marketing coach. She brings her sense of business and horses together to create success for others. She is the author of Brilliance Unbridled
- Horse Sense of the Carolinas, Inc. (Sharon Knapp, Marshall, North Carolina), www.horsesenseotc.com
- Acres for Life, Inc. – Center for Growth and Learning (Lynn Moore), www.acresforlife.com
- Unbridled Performance (Amy Skolen, Bridgeville, Pennsylvania), www.unbridledperformance.com
- Horsensei – Equine Assisted Learning & Therapy (Beverley Kane, Woodside, California), www.horsensei.com
- Dances with Horses (Carolyn Resnick, Escondido, California) http://dancewithhorses.com
Carolyn Resnick is nationally known for her original training methods, her understanding of natural herd behavior, and the remarkable connection that she shares with all horses, Carolyn Resnick’s career and studies have spanned over 40 years as a trainer, Arabian breeder, clinician and student of wild horse behavior. Book: Naked Liberty
Equine Coaching / Teaching Organizations – International
- HorseDream (Gerhard & Karin Krebs, Erbach, Germany), www.horsedream.com
- Red Horse Speaks (Beth Duff, Scotland), www.theredhorsespeaks.com
Beth Duff and her collegues have a growing network of associates who can deliver their programmes. From their base in Aberdeenshire, they work primarily in the UK and overseas.
- Acorns-2-Oaks-Coach (David Harris, Berkshire, England), www.acorn2oaks-horse-coach.co.uk