Using Equines for Assisted Learning gary trifon

The presentation will be an in depth look at Equine Assisted Learning, a new role for the horse. We will look at what it is all about, how it works and why it can be so successful in helping people. The presentation will also look at different aspects of EAL including what horses work best and the necessary skills for the equine specialists to be effective.

Gary Millar is an equine specialist, coach, leader, and pioneer in the field of Equine Assisted Learning. For many years, Gary has worked with people, helping them to improve the quality of their lives through interaction with live horses. He developed and operates the Arabian Horse Reading Literacy Project where children are motivated to want to read by exposure to good books and exhilarating interaction with live horses. Gary brings his horsemanship skills, business experience and his ability as a professional communicator to the table, and offers relevant, practical and real world learning in the Equine Assisted Learning workshops.