Being a teen can be so difficult

fed upLife has become so challenging. Kiddos and teens face so many ups and downs. Family relationships can be difficult and the stress of trying to do ‘the right thing’ can overwhelm many children and teens. The story of ‘Sam’ is not all that uncommon. We see teens like Sam on a regular basis and we know that horses can help.

Horses offer opportunities for growth and learning. Woman and horseThey can sooth jagged emotions. They can help clients see themselves as leaders. They can help clients learn self-soothing and calming skills. Standing next to them can be that ‘safe spot’ where it is ok to feel sad, without judgement or fear of being misunderstood.

Woman with horse 5If you know a child or teen who is suffering with depression or other mental health issue, help them find resources. We are here to help. Call or email and we will schedule a time for you to come visit. We will show you around the ranch and introduce our horses. We will learn more about what is going on and share how we may be able to help.

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