The main focus of Equine Assisted Growth and Learning is to help individuals transform through an experiential activity with horses. Horses have the power to get to the heart of the matter and bring to our awareness that which is ready to be transmuted and released.
Horses can support you in cultivating a sense of inner peace. When you have peace within, you can change your whole life experience. The more of us that cultivate emotional wellbeing, the more connected we become which leads to healed and healthy communities. Healed herds of horses working those seeking peace lead the way to healed individuals and communities.
Horses help you to become full present in this moment. Through mindfulness, meditation, and breathwork, you can awaken your senses and discover a new level of awareness. Feelings, thoughts, and sensations that have gone unnoticed come to the surface to be heard and healed. You can learn how to tune into your body so that you can move through blocked emotions and still your mind. Learn to feel fully alive and aware.
Horses can help you unravel your personal story. Through observation, you can learn how your perception shapes the experience that you have in life. The horses will show you how to release your judgments and past upsets to reveal a new story to live by. You can rewrite your inner dialogue to create a new reality for yourself.
When you step into a healthy, healed herd it may be the first time that you have experienced what it truly means to be held by a community that has no judgment toward you and no agenda. Learn what it means to be part of a group that is supportive, connected, and concerned with sharing space to benefit the whole. Giving and receiving takes on a new meaning in the presence of horses. You will see that you are part of something bigger and you are fully loved and supported.
Horses will teach about true motivation and heart’s desire. When you work within the herd with a desire to accomplish a task, the horses will require that you dig deep to find what truly motivates others. In that process you will also see what drives you in life. Learn about the forces that are pushing and pulling you through life leading to your thoughts, words, and actions. Your motivation to act is what shapes your life.
When you spend enough time with horses, you will uncover new meaning in your life. What you thought you knew about yourself and the world may completely shift. You may very well find that new meaning and purpose emerges within you. New desires are born and you see the things that will bring true satisfaction, enthusiasm, joy, peace, and wellbeing into your life.