The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook gives readers the tools they need to increase professional competency and personalize the practical applications of equine-assisted therapy. Each chapter includes thought-provoking ethical questions, hands-on learning activities, self-assessments, practical scenarios, and journal assignments applicable to a diverse group of healthcare professionals. The perfect companion to The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy, this workbook is appropriate for both students and professionals.
The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy bridges theory, research, and practical methods to fill a rapidly developing gap for physical, occupational, speech, and mental health professionals interested in incorporating horses in therapy. Extensively researched and citing over 300 peer-reviewed journal articles, it examines core issues such as terminology, scope of practice, competency recommendations, horse care ethics, and clinical practice considerations. This book is an essential resource for professionals who wish to use a best-practices approach to equine-assisted therapy.
The original Carousel Horse is a children’s book, an inclusion book for teaching young people who may or may not be able to attend on-site equine therapy. We have found using a screenplay allows young people to integrate the material even though they are not able to attend an on-site program.
Written by internationally renowned equine-assisted mental health professionals, this edited collection teaches counselors how to design and implement equine-assisted mental health interventions for different populations and various challenges. Supported by ethical considerations and theoretical frameworks, chapters cover common issues including depression, anxiety, grief, ADHD, autism, eating disorders, substance abuse, self-esteem, social skills and communication, couples and family work, and professional development. Each chapter provides practical tips for implementing treatment strategies, case studies with transcript analyses, and sample session notes. This book will appeal to both the expert equine-assisted mental health counselor and the seasoned counselor who is open to partnering with an equine practitioner to help their clients in new and innovative ways.
Transformative Social Work Practice presents an innovative and integrative approach towards critically reflective practice with an interweaving of micro, mezzo, and macro applications to real world demands. Authors Erik Schott and Eugenia L. Weiss explore issues commonly addressed by social workers, including health, mental health, addictions, schools, and family and community violence, while challenging assumptions and promoting ethically-driven, evidence-based practice perspectives to advocate for social justice and reduce disparities. The book is about redefining social work practice to meet the current and complex needs of diverse and vulnerable individuals, families, and communities in order to enhance their strengths in an era of unprecedented technological growth, globalization, and change.
How to Reach More Clients, Feed Your Horses, and Change the World
Author: Schelli Whitehouse
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
Category: Sports & Recreation
The Business of Coaching with Horses is the definitive business guide for equine-assisted professionals to reach more clients so they can feed their horses and change the world! Horse coaching and therapy benefits are unique and sometimes ‘mysterious’. In The Business of Coaching with Horses, Equine Alchemy Certified Coach and Facilitator Schelli Whitehouse illustrates exactly what it takes to experience balance, abundance, and a sustainable equine-assisted coaching practice. Schelli’s own life journey and work with horses has become an integrated celebration of purpose and prosperity as she works to see equine-assisted coaching and therapy become a valuable ‘go-to’ modality for personal and professional transformation—as popular as yoga and Starbucks! Through colorful personal stories, client case studies, and advice from industry experts, The Business of Coaching with Horses guides equine-assisted practitioners through 7 essential skills for building a thriving business with horsepower. Complete with an online companion workbook, Schelli helps readers establish and build upon their own foundation of personal core principles and unique expertise in order to provide value, structure, and transformation for their ideal clients. Part business branding, part money mindset mastery, and part service design, The Business of Coaching with Horses is a loving kick-in-the-pants and a journey to the heart of success for any Horse and Soul Business.
A Companion to the C. . R. E. S. T. (c) Model Guide
Author: Joy Nussen
By the same authors as Treating Trauma in the Horse Arena, C.R.E.S.T.(c) model, this reflection journal is a workbook for the recording of client experiences in Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP), C.R.E.S.T.(c) model. Three 8.5x11 worksheets are provided for eight sessions: Session Journal, Image of the Day & EMDR Self-Reflection Notes. Space has been provided on the bottom of each page to either fit a recording of an additional session or for creative use (sketching, posting of session pictures). A C.R.E.S.T.(c) Model Treatment Team Reflection Journal is also available. The C.R.E.S.T.(c) model incorporates EAGALA model EAP (www.eagala.org) EMDRIA-approved Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (www.emdria.org) and Sand Tray Depth Psychology. www.equineworks.com www.journeyccs.
Includes, beginning Sept. 15, 1954 (and on the 15th of each month, Sept.-May) a special section: School library journal, ISSN 0000-0035, (called Junior libraries, 1954-May 1961). Also issued separately.
Take a journey of self-discovery with this activity-filled workbook that will help you set goals, overcome challenges, and enhance your self esteem. Randy Hamelin, a professional counselor and psychotherapist, teams up with Erica McKenzie to deliver strategies that enable you to improve verbal and nonverbal communication skills, relieve stress, and stay motivated even during the most difficult of times. The authors provide a roadmap of setting goals the SMART way by making sure they are—Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, and Time oriented. By including action steps to achieve goals in your daily planner and taking other simple steps, you’ll make achieving goals that much easier. You’ll also learn how to recognize your fears, grasp insights from your unconscious mind, and work through negative thoughts that can cause distress and keep you from achieving important tasks. Filled with bulleted lists, thought-provoking questions, real-life examples, and a variety of work tools, Finding the Spirit Within allows you to start living life to the fullest.