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Professional Development

Event Details - Introduction to the Eagala Model

Title: Introduction to the Eagala Model
Type of Activity: Workshops & Seminars
Objective of Course / Workshop:

This one-day workshop is designed to introduce Eagala Model equine-assisted psychotherapy and how the Eagala Model facilitates interventions for psychotherapy and personal development through working experientially with horses.

Course / Workshop Outline:
  • Understand the theoretical foundation of the Eagala Model and the four unique Eagala Model standards
  • Learn why horses are a valuable part of theprofessional team and how they help facilitatethe process
  • Demonstrate, through experiential activities withthe horses, how clean observation is used infacilitation
  • Understand the Eagala Model Code of Ethics andhow it upholds the Eagala standard ofprofessionalism
  • Understand the Eagala Model certificationprocess
  • Develop self-awareness through experiential timespent with the horses
OPD points: 5
Course / Workshop content:

Who Should Attend?

Registered Mental Health Professionals & Equine Professionals who are interested in exploring the Eagala Model.Certified Eagala Professionals interested in refreshing their Eagala Model Skill sets.

Start/End Date: 20/07/2019 to 20/07/2019
Time: 08:30:00 - 16:30:00
Presenter / Provider: Helen Sorensen
Contact Name: Holly Ohlson
Contact Phone: 0412 337 007
Contact Email:
Qualifications: ACA Level 2, Mental Health Professional, Eagala Advanced Certified
Address: Equine Alliance, 79 Hunchy Road
Address 2:
Suburb: Palmwoods
State: QLD
Postcode: 4555
Parking: Free
Is there disability parking and entry? No
Are meals included with this event? No
If yes, what meals?
Registration URL:
Cost ($): 350
Registration Instruction (if applicable):

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