Wednesday , July 6 2022

Healing with Horses

Healing with Horses – Connections to All Things

By Blair McKissock Ralph Waldo Emerson believed that “All creation is one.” He thought that we should try to live life in harmony with nature. In his works, he talks about our interconnectedness with all things.  Many philosophers and scientists are exploring how we are all connected, from the very …

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Making the Shift

By Blair McKissock, MSEd, RYT Over the past few years, it has become very clear that people 
in the horse world are moving into distinct groups, those that 
do it the “old way,” and those that do it the “new way.” Those who grew up in the horse world in …

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Six Health Benefits of Connecting with Nature

By Blair McKissock, MSEd, RYT As we enter into the New Year, we spend quite of bit of energy thinking of goals we want to set, new directions we want to go in, or new adventures we want to embark on. The resolutions have a nasty habit of moving to …

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Recognizing the Difference between Therapy and Learning in Equine-Assisted Work

By Blair McKissock, MSEd, RYT Within the industry of equine-assisted learning (EAL) and therapy there is a great debate among professionals; what is the difference between learning and therapy? Having been a professional in experiential education for over 20 years, this was never an issue, because each experience was therapeutic regardless …

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