Founded in 1999, the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA) is the leading international nonprofit association for professionals incorporating horses to address mental health and personal development needs. Our vision is that every person worldwide will have access to these therapy services known as Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy.
There are now over 700 EAGALA programs, with professionals trained and certified through EAGALA, providing services helping change the lives of people with a diverse range of struggles such as street children in Mexico and South Africa, those suffering from addictions, depression and trauma, and improving relationships in families and groups. EAGALA has over 4,500 members in 50 countries.
How do I work with E.a.g.a.l.a?
As a certified Mental Health Specialist through EAGALA I partner with Equine Specialists at Horses Guiding Humans which offers EAGALA model services to a wide variety of clientel and also provides a co-op style network of Equine Specialists and Mental Health Specialists with varying specialties.