How can Pony Partnerships help you?

Equine Facilitated Learning can be complementary to more traditional models of education, particularly for young people with special educational and behavioural needs.


Specialist Areas:


  • Young people not currently engaged in, or struggling to engage in, education, employment or training

  • Special education needs and disabilities

  • Young people in social care

  • Transitions out of social and mental health care

We offer a range of therapeutic services, including:


  • Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy

  • Integrative Counselling

  • Clinical Supervision


Specialist Areas:

Include but not limited to:


  • Young offenders

  • Young people at risk

  • Sexually exploited young people

  • Trauma survivors

  • Bereavement and grief

  • Vulnerable young people

  • Eating disorders

  • Family therapy

  • Attachment difficulties

  • Learning difficulties

  • Autism

  • Addictions


Some of the key areas addressed are:


  • Establishing trust

  • Effective communication

  • Managing energy/arousal levels

  • Setting and maintaining safe and appropriate boundaries

  • Recognising, understanding, and moderating emotions

  • Developing an approach to life that fosters an attitude of ‘gentle leadership’

  • Developing empathy

  • Developing emotional intelligence. 

Education and Enrichment
Therapeutic Services
Training and Development

We offer team building and corporate days for business. Continuing personal and professional development (CPD) can be offered at Pony Partnerships for those in a variety of professions, including:


  • Therapists

  • GPs

  • Health Professionals

  • Teachers


Specialist Areas:


  • Working with children and young people affected by mental health difficulties

  • Working with people affected by eating difficulties and disorders

  • Working with carers of those affected by eating difficulties and disorders

  • Working with people affected by Borderline Personality Disorder/Emotional Unstable Personality Disorder

Session Locations:

  • Bridle Gate Ln, near Punjab Times, Alvaston, Derby, DE24 0QW

  • Life on Dreams Ltd., Rosliston, nr Forestry Centre

  • We can also host sessions at Derby College Equestrian Centre and Moo-Haven in West Bridgford with prior arrangemenyt

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Contact us:


Mobile: 07505951793

Business Address: 84 Cheal Close

                                Shardlow                                                      Derbyshire

                                DE72 2DY

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