Benefits of equine therapy

Benefits of Equine Therapy for Teens

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: September 30, 2022Updated: August 29, 2022There are many tools for helping teens in crisis, and some have four legs. The National Library of Medicine reports that clinical trials on animal-assisted therapy confirm that working with animals, including horses, offers mental and behavioral…

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3 Benefits of Animal Caretaking Treatment for You or a Loved One

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 15, 2022Updated: August 5, 2022Therapy comes in many forms. Boys who enjoy being around animals may benefit from the animal caretaking program at Foothills at Red Oak Recovery. Our program includes equine therapy, where participants learn how to feed, groom, saddle,…

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Why an Equine-Assisted Therapy Program Could Be Right for Your Teen

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 16, 2022Updated: May 10, 2022The connection between animals and humans is powerful. The companionship and unconditional love that pets provide can help people live longer and improve their mental health. Equine therapy programs help clients in recovery settings and can be…

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Animal Caretaking Treatment for Teen Males in North Carolina

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: April 19, 2022Updated: April 28, 2022Today, alternative therapy programs are increasingly popular for addiction and mental health treatment for all addiction recovery and mental health programs, including those for teenagers. Unfortunately, teens face numerous mental health pressures that lead to depression, anxiety,…

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Coping Skills You Learn in Equine Therapy

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamAuthored ByDoug CarterDoug Carter read morePublished: November 13, 2021Updated: November 19, 2021Alternative and experiential treatments for health and well-being are increasingly popular, including among teenagers. Whether a teen is struggling with an eating disorder, substance abuse, social media, video games, or co-occurring disorders,…

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Finding the Best Form of Therapy for Your Teen

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 20, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021If you have a teen who is struggling with a co-occurring disorder and substance use disorder, it may be time to look into working with a treatment facility. The best therapy for teens varies based on a…

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What Happens During Equine Therapy?

Added ByFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryFoothills at Red Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: July 13, 2021Updated: July 21, 2021Equine therapy is one option and type of teen therapy that clients may consider when looking for substance abuse treatment. Substance use disorders come in many forms. However, animal caretaking through equine therapy helps teach responsibility, awareness,…