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Equine Assisted Psychotherapy at Sierra Child and Family Services

Healing from trauma and learning to communicate more effectively are two of the outcomes Sierra Child and Family Services’ clients have experienced through working with horses via the Equine Assisted Psychotherapy program. Several of the licensed mental health professionals and equine specialists at the Diamond Springs-based SCFS—among the first facilities in the nation to employ the EAP method—are qualified to train other therapists and equine specialists around the country.