Here at Chinook Horses we have a passion and belief that horses are remarkable creatures and make amazing partners in healing and improving people's lives. You don't have to be horse enthusiast to benefit from interacting with these noble beings.
EFP and EFL are equine guided learning and counseling. They are experiential approaches to personal growth and healing.
Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy (EFP) is an experiential form of psychotherapy that involves equines. Horses can help in many areas including conflict resolution, depression, bereavement and loss, trauma, and anxiety.
Equine-Facilitated Learning (EFL) covers a wide collection of social and emotional learning activities organized around horse experiences. Horses can be a powerful stimulus to help achieve personal goals, build self-esteem and confidence, improve social skills, decision making, and communication.