Winter Term: January 18th - March 25th (10 weeks) AM/PM Lessons Available

Spring Term:  April 5th- June 10th (10weeks) AM/PM Lessons Available

Summer Term:  July 19th- September 30th (10 weeks)  AM Lessons Only

​Fall Term: October 4th- November 18th & November 29th-December 16th (10 weeks) AM/PM Lessons

The EAGALA Model uses a treatment team consisting of a licensed mental health provider, a Certified Equine Specialist and horses.  Watch to learn how a typical session looks.

Couples Workshops

  • Reconnect with your partner
  • Strengthen your relationship
  • Tackle unresolved issues

Licensed mental health counseling.  Accepted by most major medical insurance.

                         HOOFSTEPS4HEROES launched in January of                           2021 to provide camaraderie, healing and self                               discovery to veterans from the saddle.  This program is made possible by the support of local organizations like Cox Communications, Defenders of Freedom Florida and HOPE Matters.  There is NO COST to veterans or first responders who qualify for our therapeutic riding program.

The OTD, 710 Psychosocial students at Huntington University's Occupational Therapy Program visited Summit Equestrian Farm in Fort Wayne, Indiana, to learn about EAGALA (Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association) Programs.  ​


T.R.A.C.S. Program for At-Risk youth

  • Teen boys or girls
  • Responsibility
  • Attention Redirection
  • Communication
  • Social Interaction

Late Spring Term: May 4th -May 28th   AM/PM Lesson Open

Early Summer Term: June 1st-June 25th    AM Lessons Only 8a/9a/10a/11a

***OFF JULY***

Late Summer Term: August 3rd-October 1st (8 Weeks)   AM Lessons Only 8a/9a/10a

Fall Term: October 5th-November 19th & November 30- December 17th (10 weeks) AM/PM Lessons

Located in Crestview, Florida

Dealing with Depression or Anxiety

  • Learn self-calming techniques
  • Focus on the present
  • Reconnect with life

by PATH Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructors.  NOT Covered by medical insurance.

Healing Hoof Steps Equine Assisted Mental Health Counseling and Therapeutic Riding 

​​2023 Therapeutic Riding Terms  Wednesday- Saturday Lessons

Current Services Available

All sessions provided by Licensed Mental Health Counselors or PATH Certified Riding Instructors

The National Geographic Channel has featured Equine Assisted Therapy several times.  


First Responder Services

  • Stress management 
  • Grief counseling
  • P.T.S.D.

Introducing ALPHA-Stim. Do you need a better way to relieve pain, control anxiety, fight depression, or treat insomnia? Maybe you’ve tried prescription medications, but they haven’t worked as planned. Perhaps you haven’t tried pills or shots yet because you have well-founded concerns about side effects, interactions, and even addiction.    

Treatment packages are now available at Healing Hoof Steps.  Visit to learn more about the benefits. Treatments range from 20-60 minutes each.

​​2022 Therapeutic Riding Terms  Wednesday- Saturday Lessons

Women & Family Services

  • Domestic Violence
  • Foster Families
  • Foster Children

 4 Week Riding Tuition $205 Billed Automatically or $225 by check

Therapeutic Riding Program Application, letter of medical necessity from a licensed professional (Counselor/Doctor), and Sports Physical Required for ALL RIDERS

Email forms to or call 850-764-1005 for more information

Veterans Services

  • P.T.S.D.
  • T.B.I
  • Reintegration

Therapeutic Riding Services

  • Sessions led by PATH Certified Therapeutic Riding Instructors
  • Riders ages 5yrs and up
  • Volunteers always needed!


MANE POWER Corporate Team Building Workshops

  • Working as a cohesive team
  • Identify/Overcome Obstacles
  • Improve communication 

A 501(c)3 Organization

EAGALA provides services for Active Duty and Veterans of all branches of our Armed Forces. Watch and learn how horses are helping the healing process.

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