Great Strides is a beacon. A palpable energy bubble, calling those who seek learning, transformation, collaboration and a different way of relating to horses.  Whether you are boarding your horse or on a personal healing journey, our services focus on promoting mutually beneficial relationships between people and horses

Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy (EFP)


Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy is a medical service, provided by a licensed mental health professional who is specially trained to provide psychotherapy in partnership with horses.  Working with our experienced therapy herd in this experiential way often opens the door for deeper understanding and the skills to overcome obstacles. 

Equine Facilitated Learning (EFL)


Equine Facilitated Learning is an educational approach to learning how to identify and manage emotion.  It is provided by a practitioner skilled in this method, which is strongly rooted in the Eponaquest approach, focusing on authenticity, collaboration, experimentation, and learning how to thrive.