Seven Oaks Farm Miniature Therapy Horses is dedicated to teaching others and sharing our knowledge and expertise. We are excited to announce that we will be offering several seminars to those of you who are interested in gaining a better understanding and learning more about working with miniature therapy horses.
The Immersion Seminars are held at our farm in Hamilton, Ohio, this allows us to use our well trained therapy horses and our very experienced handlers as part of the course. The cost for these seminars is $500, the cost includes hours of lectures thru exclusive videos, printed materials and participation as a handler and trainer. The classes will be small so that each participant gets plenty of personal attention and the ability to practice what you have learned. The Immersion Seminar classes are first come, first serve and limited to 8 participants. This allows you to work with our horses and experienced handlers from Seven Oaks Farm for all the hands on portion. While you are here with us you will do an actual visit, you will be able to experience first hand what its like to handle a horse with our trained handlers by your side. You will walk thru all the steps necessary for preparing the horses for a visit, being the handler while doing a visit and also run thru many types of training. Our desire is for you to get a full experience in animal assisted therapy and gain as much experience as you can. The following dates are available and please remember we have very limited seating.
August 3rd -4th; Full with waiting list
August 17th -18th
October 5th - 6th; Full with waiting list
Extra Information on the Immersion Seminar
We do our best to provide you with a top notch experience, we believe we have the background and expertise to help you.
Once we receive full payment for the seminar you will receive all your written materials to review and study on your own. You will also have access to watch all the recorded lectures on video as well. Friday, we host an optional "Meet and Greet" event here at our farm in Hamilton, Ohio. Your are invited to attend but Friday night is completely optional. You'll be able to meet our staff and others who are interested in therapy horses like yourself. The "Meet and Greet" is held from 6:30pm until 8:30pm and we will provide light appetizers and drinks. Saturday you will be handling one of our horses to do a visit with trained handlers by your side. You will also be able to work with our horses thru various training skills. We start at 9am and continue until 4:00pm. We will provide lunch, drinks and snacks for the day. We believe you find this portion of the course very informative and you will given lots of hand on experience that will help you gain confidence.
As a participant of our Immersion Seminar at Seven Oaks Farm you will need to arrange your own transportation to and from the farm. There are many hotels within 20-25 minutes drive from Seven Oaks Farm. You will also find many other activities, dining places and shopping areas in Hamilton and Cincinnati if you are interested.
Interested In Registering for a Seminar?
Are you interested in this great opportunity to work with and train miniature therapy horses? Then scroll down to click the link "REGISTRATION" to choose a specific date. Once you register and we confirm your chosen seminar date is available we will send you an invoice. The invoice will be sent thru the email you provide at registration. The invoice will allow you to use your credit or debit card to purchase the seminar thru a secure connection. If you have questions you'd like answered first, please contact us. Lisa@therapyhorses.com 937-231-5605
Watch our YouTube videos for more information and handling tips for your miniature therapy horse.