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New Equine Simulator Therapy Provides a Unique Sense of Calm

New Equine Simulator Therapy Provides a Unique Sense of Calm

Horseback riding therapy has been successfully prescribed to treat children and adults with developmental challenges like autism and Asperger’s for several decades now as part of a comprehensive therapeutic package. Scientists concluded long ago that the horse’s multidimensional rhythmic movement, which resembles the natural walking gait of a human, can achieve specific therapeutic outcomes. It… Continue Reading

What is Hippotherapy and how can it help children with Autism and ADHD

The reason I decided to interview Beverly Saddler was because I was interested in learning about Hippotherapy as a means of therapeutic services for Autism related therapy. I wanted to learn about the differences between Hippotherapy and equestrian therapy and it all seemed very confusing to me. So, I decided to go the horse’s mouth… Continue Reading

Issue 5 – What is Hippotherapy and how is it helpful for children on the Autistic Spectrum

This issue features Hippotherapy and how it is helpful for children on the Autism Spectrum. Other article include: +Auditory Stimming – stuttering as a form of stimulation +Autism is like a cough, let me explain +The most important part of a parenting plan is YOU +Friend 2 Friend Centre: Social Play Groups +Autistic children proven… Continue Reading