North American Riding for the Handicapped Association


Subject:
hippotherapy , horseback riding , physical therapy

Description:
"NARHA is a membership organization which fosters safe, professional, ethical and therapeutic equine activities through education, communication, standards and research for people with and without disabilities." It provides program accreditation, instructor certification, and insurance for riding instructors.

The NARHA site gives the background and history of hippotherapy (therapeutic horseback riding), provides a list of accredited degree programs, and has a directory of the NARHA riding centers in the U.S.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.narha.org/


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