Making STRIDES - Equestrian Therapy


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General Information
Description of ServiceMaking STRIDES is a hippotherapy/therapeutic riding program. Hippotherapy refers to the use of the movement of the horse as a tool for rehabilitating impairments, functional limitations, and disabilities in patients with neuro-musculoskeletal dysfunction. Treatments focus on the naturally incorporated healthy body movement, exercise, relaxation, and are found to impact the whole person socially, emotionally, mentally and physically in a positive manner. Treatment is delivered by a licensed, credentialed physical therapist in conjunction with a professional horse handler and a specially screened and trained therapy horse.
Geographical AreaCounties: Chester; States: PA; Countries: USA
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 1090 Brinton's Bridge Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip West Chester, PA 19382
Main Phone 610-656-8438
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Making STRIDES
Affiliated Program: MAKING STRIDES
This Service: Making STRIDES - Equestrian Therapy
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)
Equestrian Therapy (RP-8000.1925)