Denim ‘n Dirt Ranch Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Personal Emotional Growth

PERSONAL and EMOTIONAL GROWTH, EFFECTIVE LIVING SKILLS, LEADERSHIP SKILLS and HEALINGĀ are all at the heart of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) and Equine Assisted Personal Emotional Growth (EAPEG).

What is EAP and EAGL?

What is EAP and EAPEG?

Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) is both being and interacting with horses in the arena on the ground (no riding) in an experiential way that facilitates self-awareness, HEALINGĀ and at the same time helps people work through difficult emotional…

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What happens in an EAP or EAGL session?

What happens in an EAP or an EAPEG session?

Generally, a session lasts 45-50 minutes unless the client requests more time (ahead of time). Clients can schedule a double session if they prefer more time much like “in office” therapy, or in the case of…

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Why horses?

Why horses and Donkeys?

Great question! Because equines (horses and donkeys of all sizes at DnD) are “herd” animals, they like humans, rely on each other for safety, care, companionship and survival. In the wild they also are “prey” animals, (i.e., predatory animals want to EAT them!), and to protect themselves, they have developed keen…

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