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WE HAVE MOVED!

By on March 19, 2018 | Leave a Comment

WE HAVE MOVED!

We are SO excited to be moved into our new home! The farm is just over 5 acres, with large fields, an 8 stall barn with attached paddocks, plus the minis have their own small barn and turn out! We have a brand new, lighted riding arena as well as a beautiful shaded round pen… Read More

 

2017 Year in Review

By on December 29, 2017 | Leave a Comment

2017 Year in Review

“Horses teach you a lot. Very little of it actually has to do with horses” –unknown 2017 has been an exciting and busy year on the farm! We are so thankful to our passionate volunteers, supporters, board of directors, horses, clients and team who make this work possible! This year we had a large focus on… Read More

 

Horses- Just What the Doctor Ordered (Guest Post by Dr. Fasula)

By on April 14, 2017 | Leave a Comment

Horses- Just What the Doctor Ordered (Guest Post by Dr. Fasula)

Dr. Fasula reflects on her work in Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and her experience with her clients at Crossroads Corral: As a clinical psychologist and horse enthusiast that is EAGALA certified, I started a private practice in downtown Chicago focusing on psychotherapy and neurofeedback, while also offering clients Equine Assisted Psychotherapy.  Although many of my Chicago… Read More

 

Youth and Horses- Why it Works

By on March 7, 2017 | Leave a Comment

Youth and Horses- Why it Works

Our team has experience working with youth who are involved in the Department of Juvenile Justice system as well as youth who are “at risk” of offending and becoming involved in the DJJ. We also work with youth who are having trouble in school or struggling with behavioral outbursts at home. No matter the background… Read More

 

2016 – A Year of Impact and Growth

By on December 29, 2016 | Leave a Comment

2016 - A Year of Impact and Growth

When reflecting on 2016, which is only year two of our organization, one word comes to mind: THANKFUL. We are thankful to have a passionate board of directors, committed volunteers, loving and giving donors who believe in making a difference, the Foundations who believe in our mission and provided us with our first generous grants,… Read More