30 May '16, 3pm

Horses helping #military #veterans

Horses helping #military #veterans

Throughout the United States’s military history, the horse served bravely alongside man. Horses continued to be important components of combat until the end of World War I when warfare changed completely. Today, horses still help military veterans, though in a different way than their equine predecessors. Equine assisted activities and therapy provide physical, cognitive, and emotional benefits to military veterans returning home from combat. Specifically, equine assisted therapies have shown to be effective in treating PTSD and Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI).

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