Stress Release Program
Our Stress Release programs are designed for Adults and Youth with stress-related issues,
Our Stress Release programs are designed for Adults and Youth with stress-related issues, such as anxiety, depression, PTSD; and divorce (parents or offspring), first responders (Veterans, Police, Firemen, Rescue Crew), young offenders, unhealthy work environment; syndromes involving the autonomic nervous system (ANS), or plain worn-out.
Activities with horses, in-hand and mounted, are based on medical science related to relaxation, centering, coherence, and entrainment of body organs.
Stress Relief Program – Options
Type Timeframe Cost
Private 2 hour $120.00
Group 8 weekly – 2 hour sessions $700.00
Group Week* 2018 To Be Announced
Mon to Fri – 10am to 4pm $600.00
*Lunch included with week long programs.workshop
Instructor: Carolyn (Carol) Miller, PhD (1968) Molecular Genetics/Cancer Research,PDF (Epidemiology); and 20 years in Health Risk Assessment, Health Canada and Environment Canada.
A trained Facilitator will also accompany each horse/rider team.
Assessments of progress will be conducted by social workers or psychologists not otherwise involved in program delivery.
Next Workshop coming soon
Equine Programs for Health and Well Being
Horses can help us in many ways, from the benefits of physical exercise to mental health. Willowbank is currently offering new programs with the goal of improved health and well being.