Youth and Leadership

Equine Facilitated Growth & Development (EFGD) is an emerging field in which horses are invited to teach personal growth, life skills & leadership. EFGD is a powerful and effective approach that has an incredible impact on youth. Through engaging with the horses young people find themselves learning valuable life & leadership skills in a fun and exciting environment.
One day workshop designed to teach:

  • Communication styles and the roles they play
  • Building confidence & increasing self-motivation
  • Peer group pressures
  • Personality and how it affects leadership
  • How to become a more effective leader

Workshops can be one day to several days in duration. Your program would be individually designed to meet your needs.


Girls & Horses Journey

This program is designed for girls between the ages of 9-12. Working with horses provides girls an opportunity to explore:

  • Communication styles
  • Boundary issues
  • Feelings around self-esteem
  • Peer group pressures
  • Leadership potential

The above programs are delivered in individual or group formats and can be delivered in 6 or 8 week programs.

Have Questions Or Want To Register?

For more information on Inner Equine Journeys Youth Programs, contact Lori Thompson at 403.988.0774.

InnerEquineYouth Programs