What is Equine Therapy/Learning?

  • Tri-Team Approach using a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, an Equine Specialist & Horses
  • Experiential ground activities
  • Not horsemanship or riding
  • Works with metaphors
  • Process feelings, behaviors and patterns


What is Therapeutic Riding?

  • Sessions on horseback structured to provide cognitive, emotional, physical and social benefits to riders with disabilities
  • Led by experienced instructors in a secured arena
  • Improves flexibility, balance & muscle strength

Healing Hoof Steps is PROUD to be certified and recognized as an EAGALA Military Services Provider.  We are ranked #3  of  27 Programs in the United States receiving funding from the VA's Adaptive Sports Grant.

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July 23rd- Equine Therapy Clinic

with Tim Hayes

Benefit Fundraiser For

Healing Hoof Steps

Healing Hoof Steps Equine Assisted Therapy and Therapeutic Riding 

"Improving lives one FOOT and one HOOF step at a time."

Located in Crestview, Florida

July 23-25 Join Tim Hayes author of Riding Home: The Power of Horses to Heal for 2 Fundraiser Clinics at the Baker Arena-Participant & Spectator Tickets Available on EVENTBRITE 

What conditions are treated with Equine Assisted Therapy/Therapeutic Riding?

  • Depression or Anxiety
  • At-Risk Youth
  • P.T.S.D./Trauma
  • Relationship Issues
  • Grief
  • ADHD
  • Family Counseling
  • Women's Issues
  • ​Autisim
  • ​Physical or developmental disabilities

A 501(c)3 Organization

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July 24 & 25- Natural Horsemanship Clinic with Tim Hayes

Benefit Fundraiser For Healing Hoof Steps

Mission Statement

Healing Hoof Steps is committed to improving lives, one foot and one hoof step at a time, using a broad range of equine assisted activities and therapy services.  By empowering individuals, couples and families, to define their own successes through working with horses, Healing Hoof Steps continues to improve the mental, emotional, behavioral, social and physical well-being of the NWF Community.