NEW YORK THERAPEUTIC RIDING CENTER & EQUESTRIA | EQUESTRIA SPECIAL AUTISM PROGRAM
 
 
SHOWCASES
After-School Program
Our Autism Program
Dr. David Feldman
Angel Cordero Interview
1996 Essex House Event
Yankee Stadium Award
 
 
    This Showcase provides a "first-hand" look at how children with autism benefit from being in this special Equestria program which includes on-camera interviews of the mothers of 2 Equestria students with autism.
   
 
 
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  Equestria Program For Children With Autism...
    It is widely recognized by health care professionals that therapeutic horseback riding leads to significant improvements in the functioning of children on the Autism Spectrum.
    Consequently, throughout the United States there is a rapidly growing use of therapeutic riding for the rehabilitation of children with Autism.
 
Olivia, an Equstria student, enjoys working with a favorite Volunteer
Olivia's mother Julie May
Julio's Mother Yndira
 
    The Equestria Special Program For Children With Autism was established in 2005 to fill the important need for a therapeutic riding program for children on the autism spectrum in New York City. And over the past 10 years, a great many children have been able to experience the joy of riding a horse in our special Equestria program.
    The benefits to students participating in the Equestria Special Program For Children With Autism include improve-ments in the following areas of functioning:
* Social Interactions * Attention Span
* Verbal Expressiveness * Self-control
* Coordination * Self-Confidence
* Spatial Relations    
 
 
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