STEP from the GROUND -UP: a 4 week introductory program for ages 7 and up to explore the horse with a PATH and Therapist instructor in an educational and sensory experience that incorporates horse-care and husbandry with equine activities from grooming and leadership through obstacle and trail courses.This program sets the foundation for a lifelong bond with the horse and leads to other programs.
STEP-UP Adaptive Riding: offered in 4 week blocks 10 sessions throughout the STEP program year for those who have are working on Riding skill acquisition in a therapeutic and recreational experience with AHA, PATH and STEP therapists.
CLASSICAL HIPPOTHERAPY: ages 2 and up offered in 4 week blocks in 10 sessions throughout the STEP program year for those who need Equine movement and sensory experience in a therapeutic treatment to improve physical, emotional psychosocial and speech language development. Implemented by AHA/ PATH and NY state licensed PT/OT speech/language and Psychologists with other professionals
EQUINE EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING: A 4 week LIFE skills course of barn management and horsecare with focus on working towards employment while engaging with the horse and others. PATH /PT and Special Educational professionals must be 16 yrs of age with medical clearance.
New program: PONY TALES!
A reading readiness and Equine sensory experience with your favorite horse or pony or mini beginning MAY 1st ages 3 and up. Older children and teens will participate in HORSE TALES and engage in learning the skill and Art of writing for publication.
HEARTS HOOVES & HEALING: 4 WEEK PROGRAM for those who are working with or recovering from anxiety, PTSD, Cancer and other life changing events.Lead professionals appropriate to participants needs assigned to partner with participant with finding that horse connection with the right equine.
OTHER PROGRAMS and INFORMATION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST