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CATR is proud to offer a variety of PATH Intl. workshops and certifications, professional clinics and other educational opportunities throughout the year.

Upcoming Events

Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning (ESHML) Workshop and Practical Skills Test

January 25 - 28, 2018

The Equine Specialist in Mental Health & Learning (ESMHL) Workshop is a three-day workshop offered to equine professionals and therapeutic riding instructors who work or would like to work with students with mental health and/or learning issues. The workshop is a requirement of the ESMHL certification. The workshop will be taught by Memree Stuart and Marilyn Sokolof.

The focus of this workshop is on:

  • The specific role of the Equine Specialist when assisting or collaborating with human service providers
  • Designing safe, mutually beneficial and effective activities to enhance participant outcomes
  • Determining specific equine handling methods
  • Understanding students with mental health and/or learning issues
  • Assessing the equine's response to student behaviors and needs
  • To help prepare qualified participants to complete PATH Intl. Equine Specialist Certification

This workshop is designed for:

  • Equine Professionals
  • Therapeutic Riding Instructors
  • Those who wish to enhance their ability to work with mental health and education professionals and their clients

Click here to visit the PATH Intl. website for more information and to download the ESMHL certification booklet. 

Workshop - $450
Horsemanship Skills Test - $150
Workshop and Skills Test - $600

Download and fill out the registration form.  Registration deadline is December 20, 2017.  Please contact Anja Cain at with questions.