Young people and equine therapy - the evidence base

Young people need to develop social and emotional capabilities to help them achieve the outcomes that they, and others, value both in their lives. Evidence shows that equine facilitated therapeutic activities (EFTA) help young people develop social and emotional capabilities including: [endif]secure attachments (Balluerka et al., 2014); improved well-being (Boshoff et al., 2015); psychosocial benefits (Burgon, 2011); [if !supportLists]o [endif]managing feelings – regulating emotional behaviour is correlated with higher wages (Hauser et al., 2006) positive change (Ewing et al, 2007); increased levels of hope (Frederick et al, 2015); decreased levels of depression (Frederick et al, 2015); i

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