Welcome to the CBEIP

The Certification Board for Equine Interaction Professionals (CBEIP) is an independent, not-for-profit and tax-exempt certification organization, for equine interaction professionals in the fields of mental health and learning who seek voluntary, national certification.

Certified Equine Interaction Professionals (CEIPs):

  • have met high standards in education and training

  • have extensive client work experience

  • have passed a rigorous national examination

The CBEIP provides verification of experience, administers a national written examination, and maintains a registry of certified professionals.

Mission

The Certification Board for Equine Interaction Professionals acknowledges the professional identity, commitment, and knowledge of equine interaction professionals by offering the most comprehensive and independent certification, and endorsing safety and value for qualified educators, mental health counselors, psychotherapists, and equine colleagues.

The Certification Board for Equine Interaction Professionals has been in existence since 2006.

We partner with the Canadian Therapeutic Riding Association (CanTRA) who utilize our exam for their certification candidates.

Certification Board for Equine Interaction Professionals

Dr. Libby Smith

6499 Lumberjack Blvd.

Flagstaff, AZ 86004 (928) 310-8403