Penny is qualified and fully insured
to administer equine craniosacral therapy and can be consulted regarding
other companion animals such as dogs and cats.
N.B: It must be noted that permission from a veterinary surgeon
is a pre-requisite for craniosacral therapy for animals
Equine craniosacral therapy involves working with the whole
body. The approach may be used to enhance well-being and vitality
and may aid horses in almost any condition.
Craniosacral therapy (CST) is recommended for your horse after
competing, in order to relieve any post-competition stress.
CST can also be helpful up to 24 hours prior to competition,
when it can help to optimise performance.
|Horses do appear to enjoy the experience.
Penny would be happy to consult with your horse’s vet both before
and during a course of treatment. Yard visits can be arranged by
The owner is usually present at the session.
A session begins with horse and owner relaxed and settled.
The craniosacral therapist is playing the part of an observer –
looking after his/her own safety; watching the horse’s reactions;
keeping balanced, focused and grounded.
Contact of any kind by the therapist is negotiated with the horse
– respecting its needs - and is usually very light and brief in
The horse is allowed to move around if it wishes and often benefits
from a short period of rest.
The craniosacral therapist is aiming in a treatment session to enable
the horse to reach a better state of balance in its whole form.
No diagnosis is made – this is the realm of the veterinary surgeon.
"A workshop for graduates wishing to work with horses"
These were the words ringing in my ears as I studied to complete a diploma in Craniosacral Therapy and continued my work as a Chartered Physiotherapist in the rural surroundings of South Lanarkshire. This workshop was designed to introduce the concept of Equine Craniosacral Therapy to those who have completed a diploma in craniosacral therapy and have fulfilled the requirements to become Registered Craniosacral Therapists....... To read more, please CLICK HERE