Equine Assisted Therapies
Also known as Hippotherapy, uses the dynamic motion of the horse to impact neurologic and sensory systems for therapeutic goals with licensed therapists. Serving ages 2 - 99+
Licensed & PATH Registered Physical Therapists use the dynamic motion of the horse with positioning and exercises to achieve specific patient treatment goals. This dynamic activity facilitates improved balance, posture, range of motion, mobility, and gross motor skills.
Licensed & PATH Registered Occupational Therapists use the dynamic motion of the horse with positioning and exercises to achieve specific patient treatment goals. This dynamic activity facilitates improved sensory processing, posture, coordination and fine motor skills.
Therapeutic Riding Lessons
PATH Certified Instructors provide quality individual riding lessons for all ages and all abilities in our wonderful arena and on our beautiful trails. Lessons can include horse care, tacking and riding. Individual horseback riding lessons are tailored to each rider with the goal of progressing each to be as independent as possible. Serving ages 5 and up.
Sibling Riding Lessons
As part of our family support programs, beginner riding lessons for the siblings of our participants are also available.
Horses are great motivators, listeners and teammates. Being with them provides numerous opportunities for learning, as incorporated into our educational programs.
RED-Y to read
Build excitement for learning by reading to one of our sweet therapy horses. This program is available to everyone including riders, siblings of riders and kids from the community. Reading tutoring with certified teachers and horses is also available.
Our vocational education offers teens and adults hands on job training on horse care, barn management and social skills for any workplace setting. Assistance is also provided for job placement.
social skills groups
RED arena offers a safe and supportive environment to practice social interaction. Participants can socialize during a lunch bunch, craft time or with mini horses activities.
For All New Participants
Please complete the "REGISTRATION" form below and upload, fax, email or mail the signed "PHYSICIAN'S STATEMENT". Once we receive both of these we will email you to schedule a 30 minute screening at RED Arena. This will give you a chance to see our facility, we can answer questions, decide which program will be best and talk about scheduling options.
Credit card payments use this "DONATE" button. You will have the option to include your participant's name.
Participant payments by check can be mailed to:
1601 Bell Springs Rd
Dripping Springs, TX 78620
Our mission is to empower individuals with disabilities through horses.