All of our Instructors are certified PATH International Instructors. HORSEPOWER currently has nine Registered Instructors certified by PATH Intl.
All have attended PATH Approved Instructor Training Courses which include topics such as human behavior, psychology, anatomy, disability instruction, facilities and equipment, tack and special equipment, the therapy horse, lesson plans, mounting, dismounting, volunteer management, teaching techniques and administration.
Instructors work closely with the parents, caregivers and therapists to set goals for the students on an individual basis. These goals range from increasing balance, self-esteem, self worth, and social interaction to physical therapy, speech therapy and recreation.