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

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Healing Hoof Steps Equine Assisted Therapy and Learning Services

Located in Crestview, Florida

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

Healing Hoof Steps is PROUD to be certified and recognized as an EAGALA Military Services Provider.  We are ONE of only 35 Programs to hold this certification in the United States.

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.


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

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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