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Equest Answers

Health & Wellness Podcasts

Equest Answers is a weekly podcast series hosted by CJ Stevenson of Equest Therapeutic Horsemanship that addresses research and trends in the therapeutic riding industry, issues that our veterans and first-responders face, horse health, and diagnosis of the population that we serve. Equest is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to enhance the quality of life for children and adults with diverse needs by partnering with horses to bring hope and healing through equine assisted therapies and activities. Learn more at equest.org

Location:

United States

Description:

Equest Answers is a weekly podcast series hosted by CJ Stevenson of Equest Therapeutic Horsemanship that addresses research and trends in the therapeutic riding industry, issues that our veterans and first-responders face, horse health, and diagnosis of the population that we serve. Equest is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to enhance the quality of life for children and adults with diverse needs by partnering with horses to bring hope and healing through equine assisted therapies and activities. Learn more at equest.org

Language:

English


Episodes

[S2E1] What to know when your child with special needs becomes an adult

1/15/2020
What to know when your child with special needs becomes an adult 1. Guardianship – When your child becomes 18, they are required to make their own decisions. Though you are still their parent, you are no longer their legal guardian, according to the law. What does that mean? If you would like medical information about your child, for example, you are no longer automatically privy to that information once your child turns 18. You are no longer allowed, legally, to make decisions for your...

Diagnoses & Disorders Series: Trauma 101

8/23/2019
Do you know what trauma is, or that certain factors and genetics might make you more likely to experience trauma? Host CJ Stevenson sits down with Leslie West, LPC-Intern, ESMHL, and counseling program manager at Equest to discuss trauma and its impact on the brain. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/equest/message

Carriage Driving Is More Than Hot Cocoa & Christmas Lights

8/16/2019
Host CJ Stevenson speaks with Amy Causey, Equest Director of Program Quality & Development, PATH International Master Instructor and Level 1 Driving Instructor, about the physical and cognitive advantages of therapeutic carriage driving. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/equest/message

Therapeutic Riding History, Trends & the Future

8/9/2019
Did you know that therapeutic riding dates back to 600 BC as a tool to rehab soldiers? Host CJ Stevenson sits down with Equest CEO and PATH Int'l Master Instructor Lili Kellogg to discuss the history, trends and future of therapeutic riding. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/equest/message

Research - Do Horses Make Us More Relaxed?

8/1/2019
On the inaugural episode of Equest Answers, Host CJ Stevenson sits down with Advanced Therapeutic Riding Instructor Chrissy Rudd to discuss Chrissy's research, which measured the biomarkers directly or indirectly linked to stress levels when a human interacts with a horse - basically, do people feel less stressed or more relaxed when they interact with a horse? --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/equest/message