The Uncle Mike Foundation Healing & Restoration Mental Health and Addictions EAL Program – Equine Assisted Learning Program Synopsis
The Equine Assisted Learning Program entails social wellbeing, self- confidence regulates emotions and aids in mental health in which those in whom suffer from complex trauma’s i.e.; PTSD, addictions, depression any aliments that speak to mental health disorders.
Our 12-week program is one on one with their own paired horse based on the clients (personality traits). For the learner to build inner-self; while working with their horse. Developing new skills each week in the 12-week curriculum.
This program is for all ages starting the journey to relationship development, developing proper communication skills, common sense, negotiation and appropriate assertiveness and most importantly handling skills.
In closing the outcome is to find a resolution other than the means in what they’ve done in their life’s that hindered a healthy lifestyle and positive balance in thoughts and decision making to self and working with animals. The Uncle Mike Foundation Healing & Restoration Mental Health and Addictions works on site in partnership with Willow Grove Stables in Calgary, Alberta. The Uncle Mike’s clients move from in house counselling to their betterment of hands-on engaging approach in the 32-acre prestige stables.