The team at Horse Ability is a quality, ethical, client-focused group. We focus on opportunities for continued education and skill utilization. Our staff and volunteers are well-informed and engage and embrace the Horse Ability service philosophy. We are committed to building lasting relationships with our clients ensuring their privacy and confidentiality.
Founder, Certified Eagala and TA Method Equine Specialist, and Equine Assisted Learning Facilitator
Lori obtained her initial training and certification as an EAL Facilitator at The Cartier Equine-Assisted Learning Centre in Saskatchewan under Gayle Cartier and Janice Boucher. Cartier Equine Assisted Learning Centre developed the first nationally recognized equine-assisted learning certification program in Canada.
Lori is also an EAGALA Certified, Equine Specialist Professional. With 2,500 members in 50 nations, EAGALA Certified Professionals help people change their lives by practicing The EAGALA Model: The Global Standard for Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy and Personal Development. EAGALA Certified Professionals complete a rigorous training program, commit to evidence-based client solutions, utilize an exclusive team approach and operate with a strong code of ethics.
Lori is also certified as an Equine Specialist with the TA Method, where the sessions are co-facilitated with a mental health professional, assisting the client in discovering their best personal solutions through working with the equine partners.
Lori is responsible for program development and carrying out lessons, sessions and workshops, along with business management and development.