Welcome to Perth Equine & Art Therapy

Social & Emotional Learning Program for Children & Adolescents

Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, combined with Art Psychotherapy, is an effective, non-threatening, active and fun experience that encourages children and adolescents to:


  • Express feelings that may be difficult to verbalise

  • Increase self-awareness and communication skills

  • Explore imagination and creativity

  • Develop healthy coping skills

  • Improve self-esteem and confidence

  • Identify and clarify issues and concerns

  • Share in a safe nurturing environment

  • Improve motor skills and physical co-ordination 

press to zoom

press to zoom

press to zoom

press to zoom

Both Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Art Psychotherapy are experiential forms of therapy that can help develop new neural pathways to facilitate behavioural and cognitive change...

Each session has a theme and builds skills around self-awareness, boundaries, feelings, relationships and facing challenges. The session combines a 40 minute equine experience followed by 40 minutes of Art Therapy...

The Perth Equine & Art Therapy Team is made up of two clinicians and two experienced horse persons and a beautiful herd of 5 horses...