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We offer the following programs & services

 

 


 

What is Therapeutic Riding?

 

What is Therapeutic Riding?Therepeutic Riding and Hippotherapy Programs are for individuals with neuro-logical disorders, ADHD, MD, MS, CP, S & A, Downs, Rhett’s and Angelman’s Syndromes, Autism Spectrum, spinal cord injuries, developmental delays, Sensory Integration (S.I.) and/or skeletal dysfunction. Benefits include:
 

  • Decrease in hyperactivity and distractibility.
  • Improved postural alignment, control, and coordination.
  • Strengthening of the trunk, spi-nal, leg, and shoulder muscles.
  • Positive change in cognitive, be-havioral, and attention span.
  • Relaxation of muscle tone. Im-proved balance and strength.

 

Our Mission
To promote wellness for people with personal challenges who can benefit from equine assisted activi-ties in a safe and supportive environment.

 

 

 

Healing Strides of VA | 672 Naff Road | PO Box 456 | Boones Mill, VA 24065 | 540-334-5825 | info@healingstridesofva.org