Releasing Tension with the Therapy Back Up

In this brief video, Sharon shows how the Therapy Back Up helps a horse to release stored tension.

Other Horse Speak techniques used in this session include:

  1. Hold Hand
  2. Blow Away the Bogeyman & Giving the "All Clear" Signal
  3. Palm Down Calm Down
  4. Introducing a Safety Object
  5. Cheek-Neck-Shoulder - Ready Set-Go
  6. Helping a Horse Process a Release of Emotion
  7. Buddy-Up Position

Your Instructor

Sharon Wilsie
Sharon Wilsie

Sharon Wilsie is an inspiring and encouraging teacher. Whether you are learning with Sharon in person at a clinic or in one of our on-line courses, you will enjoy the learning process as much as you will love the results you get using Horse Speak with your horses!

Sharon is a has enjoyed a professional career as a horse trainer/rehabilitation specialist, intercollegiate coach, and riding instructor. Her grandfather owned and raced Standardbreds, and her love for horses has been life-long. She has developed and implemented several programs over the last decade, including; volunteer training groups for horse rescues and therapeutic riding centers, Equine Assisted Learning course at Landmark College, as well as hundreds of workshops, seminars, and engagements in a variety of topics about Equine Facilitated Therapies, alternative training and rehabilitation methods for difficult horses and horses with PTSD. She worked with students of all ages, including at-risk youth programs. Sharon’s passion has always been to create a two – way street of mutual healing, awareness, and betterment for both horses and people. Sharon is also a Reiki Master/Teacher.

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Course Curriculum

  Enrichment with the Therapy Back-Up
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