Directory of Certified Service Providers

The CBEIP maintains a directory of certified professionals in the U.S. and Canada. The directory reflects providers who are currently certified.

CEIP-MH

(Certified Equine Interaction Professional-Mental Health)

 

PAULA ALLEN, LCSW-R (Trenton, UT) 

Phone: (435) 258-8714

Email: safepastures.ut@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Psychotherapy with the help of horses

MICHELLE BAKER, LMFT  (Bay Area, CA)

Company: Dynamic Dharma™

Website: www.dynamicdharma.com

Phone: (415) 624-6880

Email: michellebaker108@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Individual and Partnership Psychotherapy; Relational Healing and Health; Process Addiction Recovery; Gender and Sexuality; Buddhism, Yoga, and Spirituality; Teaching and Consultation; Horsemanship

DEDE BEASLEY, M.Ed., L.P.C. (Nashville/Ashland City, TN) 

Company: Dede Beasley Counseling

Website: www.dedetherapy.com

Phone: (615) 308-5546    

Email: ponypeople53@gmail.com  

Area of Specialty: Codependency; trauma; loss; addiction; dual diagnosis; program development and training

 

LAURA H. BRINCKERHOFF, LPC (Tucson, AZ)

Phone: (520) 603-6572

Email: cowgirl062@gmail.com

MONIQUE EKKER, MA, LPC, LAC  (Florissant, CO)

Company: Outside Rein, LLC

Website: www.outsiderein.org

Phone: (719) 235-7473

Email: monique.ekker@outsiderein.org

Area of Specialty: Substance use treatment, trauma, EMDR trained, all ages, individuals and groups

 

GISELLE FAUBEL (Southwest Ranches, FL) 

Phone: (954) 661-8586

Email: drfaubel@bellsouth.net

LAURA FOREST, LCSW (Bend, OR) 

Company: Discovery With Horses, LLC

Website: Discoverywithhorses.com

Phone: (541) 815-2017

Email: Laura@discoverywithhorses.com

Area of Specialty: Personal growth and learning workshops including women's empowerment and wellness retreats and workshops; girls and boys rite of passage workshops; parent/child enrichment workshops; somatic experiential learning;  horse-people-ship children summer camps; individual therapy utilizing Equilateral EMDR for adults, children and adolescents

 

GLORIA C. GRIFFIN, LPC (Canton, GA) 

Company: Forward Strides Counseling LLC

Website: www.forwardstridescounseling.com

Phone: (404) 790-9022

Email: ggriffin@bellsouth.net 

Area of Specialty: Psychotherapy; anxiety, depression; ADHD, Executive Function, social skills

 

JANE F. HAMILTON, PhD, FAPA (Tucson, Arizona)

Phone: 520-760-4468

SUSANNE HASEMAN, LCMHD (Cornish, NH) 

Company: First Light Farm Counseling Services

Website: www.firstlightfarm.com

Phone: (603) 675-2678

Email: Susanne.haseman@firstlightfarm.com

Area of Specialty: Animal Assisted Counseling & Education with children & adults; EMDR

 

KRISTY HELLUM, LMFT (Santa Rosa, CA)

Website: www.KristyHellumtherapy.com

Phone: (707) 599-2000

Email: kristy.hellum@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Kids; teens; couples and women ready to make a shift in their 2nd half of life; Women's empowerment specialist

 

SHANTI HILL-GAUER, LCSW (Sebastopol, CA)

Company: Wish Fulfilling Tree— Animal Assisted Therapy

Website: www.wish-fulfilling-tree.com

Phone: (707) 634-4667

Area of Specialty: Animal-Assisted Therapy for children, teens, families, and groups

GAIL HROMADKO, LMFT (Morongo Valley, CA)

Company: Five Hearts Healing Arts Foundation

Website: www.5Hearts.org

Phone: (760) 323-2524

Email: Dirtmaven@aol.com

Area of Specialty: Trauma including PTSD; at risk youth and families; women in transition; chemical dependency; Equine/canine acupuncturist

ROMINA F. KING, LMFT (Bend, OR)

Company: Life Works of Central Oregon

Phone: 541-604-5401

Email: roitalia@yahoo.com

Area of Specialty: Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy; Depression; Anxiety; Trauma support for teens, adults, couples, families, and groups

CHRIS KORBEN, MSW, LICSW (Rochester, MA)

Company: Heart's Desire Stable 

Website: www.heartsdesirestable.com

Phone: 508 763 5254

Email: chriskorben@gmail.com 

Area of Specialty: Addiction, Anxiety, Depression

 

DONNA MAGLIO, LCSW (NC) 

Company:  Trinity Psychotherapy, LLC

Website:  www.trinitypsychotherapy.com

Phone: (908) 894-2211

Email: maglio.donna@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: The military and their families; children and adolescents; relationships

 

PEGGY MACY  MARTIN, LCSW (Descanso, CA) 

Company:  Pegasus Center

Website:  www.OakzanitaRanch.com

Phone: (619) 818-9686

Email: peggy150@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Individuals; families; small groups; relationships and bereavement

 

MARTHA McNIEL, LMFT (Gilroy, CA)

Company: DreamPower Horsemanship

Website: www.dreampowerhorsemanship.com

Phone: (408) 686-0535

Email: dreampowerhorsemanship@hotmail.com

Area of specialty: Tauma, military veterans, adolescents, EMDR, equine facilitated psychotherapy

LORI NELSON, LPC (Soldotna, AK) 

Phone: (907) 260-7888

Email: peninsula.equine.therapy@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Trauma; depression; chemical dependence; most mental health concerns

CYNTHIA RANK-BALLAS, LPCC  (Santa Fe, NM) 

Company: Healing With Horses, LLC 

Website: www.healingwithhorses.net

Phone: (505) 660-7938

Email: healwithhorses@aol.com  

Area of Specialty: Trauma Recovery

SHERRY SIMON-HELDT, MS, LISAC (Tucson, AZ)

Company: Equine Explorations

Website: www.equineexplorations.com

Phone: (520) 990-4257

Email: simonheldt@cox.net

Area of Specialty: Childhood sexual abuse, addictions, relationships, grief, homicide survivors

DEIRDRE DALE STANTON (Bloomington, IN) 

Phone: (812) 320-2793

Email: dee4aat@yahoo.com

NANCY WAITE-O'BRIEN, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist (Mountain Center, IN) 

Company: Wind Horse Crossing

Website: www.windhorsecrossing.com

Email: zoloftsmom@msn.com

Area of Specialty: Addiction, trauma treatment, and training in equine assisted psychotherapy

JUDY WESTON-THOMPSON (San Rafael, CA) 

Company: Equine Insight

Website: www.equineinsight.net

Phone: (415) 457-3800

Email: equineinsight@aol.com

Area of Specialty: Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy

CATHRIN WILBANKS, LPC  (Covington, GA) 

Company: Horse Time, Inc.

Phone: (678) 770-4200

Email: cwilbanks@sepsych.com

Area of Specialty: Children & Families, Foster & Adoption, Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Depressive & Anxiety Disorders, Trauma-related Disorders, Therapeutic Riding to explore holistic health & wellness

CEIP-ED

(Certified Equine Interaction Professional-Education)

 

PATTY ADAMS (Banner Elk, NC) 

Company: Spirit Ride Therapeutic Riding Center

Phone: (904) 704-2244

Website: www.SpiritRideNC.org

Email: SpiritRideNC@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Children ages 3-17 with varying exceptionalities: ASD, CP, SLD, SI, DD, ID, DF. Fluent in ASL and continuously learning the language of Equus

DEBBIE ANDERSON (Plainfield, IN) 

Company: Strides to Success

Website: www.stridestosuccess.org

Phone: (317) 838-7002

Email: debbie@stridestosuccess.org

MANDY BRANTON, RN (Atlanta, GA)
Company:  Branton Horse & Riding Lesson Services, LLC
Website:  www.sites.google.com/site/brantonhorseandriding
Phone:  404-247-5843
Email: mandybranton@gmail.com
Area of Specialty: Consulting for Facilities & Programs; Instructor Certification and Center Accreditation: PATH

NANCIE BROWN  (Petaluma, CA)

Phone: (415) 686-2263

Email: nanciebrown7@yahoo.com

KELLEY M. CHAPLIN (Atlanta, GA)

Company: Equine Assisted Coaching OC

Website: www.equineassistedcoachingoc.com 

Phone: (949) 874-1236

Email: equineassistedcoachingoc@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Youth, children, parents, families, women, veterans; addiction; healing; grief; relationships and trauma;  Corporations-team building; leadership development; business growth.  We also provided an EAC Certification if people are interested in becoming Equine Coaches.

 

LORI B. COHEN (Wadsworth, IL)

Company: Equine Influence

Website: www.equineinfluence.com

Phone: (847) 909-5720

Email: equineinfluence@me.com

Area of Specialty: Troubled teens; individual confidence building; workshops for groups; leadership building; integrative art therapy

VICKIE M. COTTLE (Descanso, CA)

Company: Discovering Equus 

Website: www.discoveringequus.com 

Phone: (619) 659-0193

Email: vickie@discoveringequus.com 

Area of Specialty: Facilitate clients as they re-discover their authentic self through the horse/human connection and interaction

 

JANICE L. DRESCHER (Sonoma County, CA) 

Company: Intentional Leaders

Website: www.IntentionalLeaders.com

Phone: (707) 887-0835

Email: Janice@IntentionalLeaders.com

Area of Specialty: Horse Assisted Leadership; retreats for business owners or corporate executives and their work teams; management training with horses; executive coaching with horses; business coaching with horses; life coaching with horses

MAXINE FREITAS, MA, PPS (Calistoga, CA) 

Company: Equi-Ed Therapeutic Equestrian, and SRJC Equine Science

Website: www.equi-ed.org

Phone: (707) 953-6223

Email: equiedinc@aol.com

Area of Specialty: Adapted equestrian skills, education and training

KAREN KAHN (Lafayette, CA)

Company: Crescent Moon Center

Website: www.crescentmooncenter.org

Phone: (510) 381-0619

Email: karen@crescentmooncenter.org

Area of Specialty: Education and multi-cultural programs including Equine Assisted Learning; Photography; Art & Creative Writing to persons recovering from substance abuse; employment evaluations and counseling, and development of computer, research and software skills

 

LINDA KRAFT, BA; BEd (Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada)

Company:  Avalon Equine

Website: (under construction)

Phone: (403) 866-6955

Email: avalon.equine@aol.com

Area of Specialty: Teen self esteem groups; corporate team building / group collaboration; senior citizen interaction programs

TRISH LEMKE (Durango, CO)

Company:  Joy Rides Coaching

Website:  http://www.joyistheride.com

Phone:  970-946-7835

Email:  joyrides.dgo@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: Transformative travel on horseback both internationally and in the Southwest, self-discovery themed retreats, mindfulness workshops and equine coaching

 

LISA C. LOMBARDI (Santa Rosa, CA)

Phone: (707) 696-5048

Email: clovertenthirty@aol.com

 

TIFFANY MACNEIL (Santa Rosa, CA)

Company: True Nature Horse Programs

Website: www.truenaturehorse.com

Phone: (707) 696-3387

Email: tiffany.macneil@sonic.net

Area of Specialty: Inspiration; education; movement and music with horses as our partners

 

PRISCILLA MARDEN (Jackson Hole, WY) 

Company: Horse Warriors™

Website: www.horsewarriors.com 

Phone: (307) 883-7464

Email: horsewarriors@wyoming.com

Area of Specialty: Youth & families; relationship building; Cancer Journeyers; creative arts integration; women's groups; horsemanship

 

BARBARA K. RECTOR, MA (Tucson, AZ)

Company: Adventures in Awareness, LLC

Website: www.adventuresinawareness.net 

Phone: (520) 247-3383

Email: info@adventuresinawareness.net

Area of Specialty: Experiential Educator with the help of horses in a “train the trainers” process expanding awareness and developing consciousness; research on physiology of the horse and human bond; programs for elders; and individual student intensives for those actively engaged in field of Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy (EFP) and Equine Facilitated Learning (EFL).

 

REBECCA E. SHAPLEY (Santa Rosa, CA) 

Phone: (707) 235-8440

Email: bshapley86@gmail.com

Area of Specialty: youth; at-risk teens

 

LIBBY SMITH, Ed.D., Ph.D. (Chino Valley, AZ) 

Company: Wind Horse Wellness LLC

Website: www.windhorsewellness.com

Phone: (928) 310-8403

Email: oallfo@live.com

Area of Specialty: Provide an opportunity for clients struggling with addiction to explore and discover their authentic selves through working with horses

 

SUSAN B. SMITH (Sebastopol, CA) 

Phone: (650) 669-9561

Email: sbsmith531@yahoo.com

 

KITTY STALSBURG (Old Lyme, CT) 

Company: High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Inc.

Website: www.highhopestr.org

Phone: (860) 434-1974

Email: kstalsburg@highhopestr.org

Area of Specialty: Equine Assisted Activities Training – Education

ERIN L. TEIGEN (Annapolis, MD) 

Company: Elevation Equitation

Website: www.elevationequitation.com

Phone: (804) 586-4278

Email: eteigen@elevationequitation.com

Area of Specialty: Inclusive Therapeutic Riding and Horsemanship (Youth and Adult); At-Risk Youth; Family-Centered Approach

TERENA THOMAS (Gypsum, CO) 

Company: Hooves for the Heart

Website: www.hoovesfortheheart.org

Phone: (970) 524-8724

Email: terena@hoovesfortheheart.org

Area of Specialty: Children with Emotional and Mental Challenges

NANCY WINTON (London, England, UK)) 

Company: Dance With Equus

Website: www.dancewithequus.com

Phone: +44 (0) 7496 188 447

Email: nancy@dancewithequus.com

Area of Specialty: Therapeutic Riding and Horsemanship - children with special educational needs (cognitive needs only); Equine Facilitated Learning (groups and individuals) - children & adults 

CEIP-EIF

(Certified Equine Interaction Professional-Equine Interaction Facilitator)

ALYSSA AUBREY (Tomales, CA) 

Company: Medicine Horse Ranch

Website: www.medicinehorseranch.org

Phone: (707) 878-2440

Email: office@medicinehorseranch.org

Area of Specialty: Northern California Center for Adventure in Awareness™ (based on the work of Barbara K. Rector, MA CEIP-ED); HorseDream® USA license holder; horse-assisted team building and leadership development; Train the Trainer/ HorseDream® License Partner Programs; Field Study/Internship Hours for those seeking credentialing with the CBEIP; 

Horsemanship (with Mike Bridges) 

GABY FABIAN (Marin County, CA) 

Company: Equine Guided Recovery

Website: www.equineguidedrecovery.org 

Phone: (415) 261-8923

Email: gaby@equineguidedrecovery.org

Area of Specialty: Addiction/Recovery; Corporate Team Building; Leadership Training; The Equine Guide to The Four Agreements; Women’s Circle Groups

Certification Board for Equine Interaction Professionals

Dr. Libby Smith

6499 Lumberjack Blvd.

Flagstaff, AZ 86004 (928) 310-8403