Relaxation Therapy, Equine Facilitated Therapy (or Equine Facilitated Wellness)
Relaxation Therapy, used therapeutically, relieves stress, manage symptoms of anxiety and improve sleep. Applied correctly and practiced frequently, relaxation therapy can improve a person's general well being.
The waking mind is constantly active, with thoughts swirling through it at an alarming rate. The mind remains active during sleep as well, and that is why people often wake up feeling tired. Restful sleep is needed for the mind to be relaxed and for the body to be healthy.
Relaxation therapy quiets the mind, allowing thoughts to flow smoothly, at a level rhythm that induces relaxation. A well-rested mind is rejuvenated, even while at sleep. Rest and relaxation improves overall health, boosts the immune system and helps the body to fight stress and anxiety to improve a person's quality of life.
If you are looking for a therapist who offers Relaxation Therapy, please browse our list of practitioners below..
Equine-assisted therapy involves interactions between individuals and horses, guided by trained therapists, to promote emotional growth and learning. Through activities like grooming, riding, and groundwork, participants can develop communication skills, build trust, and gain insights into their own behavior and emotions. This therapy capitalizes on the unique bond between humans and horses to support therapeutic outcomes.