An Introduction to Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy & Learning
An experiential workshop for therapists, mental health workers, teachers and any other interested individuals who are curious about the benefits of EFP/L and who would like further insights into how it works. No prior horse experience required. No mental health qualification required. This profound experience is varied and interesting, covering both reflective work and more active approaches. A day of experiential sessions aimed at providing a small taster of what may be possible within this field and signposting the best way for you to move forward and be part of it. The LEAP Model of EFP/L is introduced and time given to discuss the field as a whole.
The Introduction Workshops are facilitated by the Senior Therapeutic Team. You can read their biographies here
This workshop is a pre-requisite for the LEAP EFL Practitioner Training Programme and the Crossfields Institute Level 5 Diploma in EFP - The LEAP Method.
This introductory day will include both reflective and active experiences with our horses, and aims to provide practical insight into the field of EFP/L while facilitating a profound and personal experience for each participant.
What's the refund policy?
Places are non-refundable as we keep our group sizes small. SO please be sure the date will work for you before booking.
What shall I wear?
This is an experiential workshop and will be predominantly outdoors, so we suggest layers and waterproof clothing just in case.
Please wear sturdy boots or wellies.
Is lunch provided?
Pleased bring a packed lunch. Snacks and hot/cold drinks will be provided throughout the day.
Do I need experience/qualifications with horses to attend this event?
No prior experience or qualifications with horses required. No riding involved
How to book a workshop
If you would like to attend one of our 'Introduction to EFP/L' workshops please choose from the dates below and to reserve your place, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
The workshop fee is £190.
Spring 2019 Dates
March 23rd - Binfield, Reading
April 20th - Binfield, Reading
May 4th - Rosliston, South Derbyshire
These workshops will only run if there are sufficient numbers of bookings and will be cancelled if the minimum number is not reached. This is very rare, however, participants will be refunded in full if this happens.