Take Heart Counseling Offers Equine-Assisted Groups
Feb 28, 2019 12:19AM
Take Heart Counseling, located in Mohnton, offers-equine assisted group experiences. Teens Unplugged will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m., Fridays, March 22 through May 17, and from noon to 1:30 p.m., Fridays, June 21 through August 23. Kids Unplugged will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m., Fridays, June 21 through August 23. Horsemanship groups focus on learning horsemanship and horseback riding, with the addition of therapeutic life skills. Groups are facilitated by horsemanship instructors with additional training or a background in mental health.
Women’s Unbridled Therapy Group will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesdays, June 19 through August 21. Teen’s Unbridled Therapeutic Day Camp will be held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., June 8 through 11. Additional dates may be available; please check the website for details. Topics include anxiety, depression, trauma and relationships. Groups are led by a mental health counselor and include activities with horses to facilitate healing and growth.
“Working with horses provides a unique opportunity for learning, healing and growth. Horses are intuitive and playful, making therapeutic experiences fun and enriching,” explains founder and licensed professional counselor Meagan Good.