PATH Intl. is pleased to announce that it funded 12 participants in May 2022 through the Equine-Assisted Services (EAS) Participant Fund. The purpose of the PATH Intl. EAS Participant Fund is to assist someone who would not otherwise be financially able to participate, or continue participating, in equine-assisted services at a PATH Intl. Premier Accredited Center.
Congratulations to the following participants and the PATH Intl. Premier Accredited Centers where they receive services:
Megan Hogan, Riding High Farm, Allentown, NJ
Chloe Prillamon, Brook Hill Retirement Center for Horses, Forest, VA
Blythe Eloise Polivka, The Sunny Horse Foundation, Broomfield, CO
Firdawsa Abjullah-Aziz, The Right Step, Inc., Littleton, CO
Lily Stoughton, EquiCenter, Inc., Honeoye, NY
Jose Lucian Rodriguez, Therapeutic Riding at Centenary – TRAC, Hackettstown, NJ
Payton Flynn, Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy (HETRA), Gretna, NE
Camden Simmons, Chastain Horse Park, Atlanta, GA
Shane Karr, TREE House of Greater St. Louis, Wentzville, MO
Finn Adair, Dreams on Horseback, Blacklick, OH
David Miller, Horses of Hope – MO, Inc., Rogersville, MO
Jodi Ciccarelli, Manes & Motions Therapeutic Riding Center, Middletown, CT
PATH Intl. is grateful to be part of helping these participants achieve their goals through the work of these centers. We thank those who have donated to the EAS Participant Fund for contributing to the success of these riders. If you would like to contribute to PATH Intl., visit www.pathintl.org and click Donate at the top.
About PATH Intl.:
The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International® (PATH Intl.®) was formed in 1969. Its mission is to lead the advancement of professional equine-assisted services by supporting its members and stakeholders through rigorously developed standards, credentialing and education, with the vision to ensure universal recognition of professional equine-assisted services and the transformative impacts that enrich lives. In 2020, at 813 member centers, nearly 53,399 children and adults, including more than 5,900 veterans, may find improved health, wellness, fun and a sense of pride and independence through involvement with horses. Therapeutic horsemanship at PATH Intl. Member Centers may include therapeutic riding, driving and interactive vaulting; physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language pathology, recreational therapy and psychotherapy/counseling all involving horses; trail riding, competition, groundwork and stable management. Through a wide variety of educational resources, the association helps individuals start and maintain successful EAS programs. There are nearly 50,000 volunteers, 5,424 certified professionals, 6,781 equines and thousands of contributors from all over the world helping people at PATH Intl. Member Centers.
For more information:
PATH Intl. Communications Specialist