Spirit Winds Ranch Blog

The Horse & Human Connection

April 1, 2023

“There are striking similarities between horses and people,” says Dede Beasley, M.Ed., LPC, an equine therapist, who grew up riding horses. She has also maintained a private practice counseling individuals, […]

Setting Boundaries and Horses

April 1, 2023

Working with a horse can expose a person’s patterns. In an equine session, attention is drawn to interactions between the person and the horse and the horse’s reactions to the […]

Interpersonal Skills and Horses

March 22, 2023

Many people may have difficulty relating or getting close to other people, yet, they manage to establish close bonds with horses. Through working with horses, people recognize their patterns of […]