Some good schools that offer equine therapy programs, also known as equine-assisted activities and therapies, are Texas Tech University, University of New Hampshire and University of Wisconsin in River Falls, states The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International, or PATH Intl. These schools offer programs in equine therapy that incorporate instructor training certification from PATH Intl., in their coursework.
Equine therapy is a field which uses the interaction of patients with horses to help the patient and therapist address mental health issues. Other universities that offer programs that lead to degrees in this field, as well as PATH Intl. certification, include Ohio University, Waubonsee Community College and North Dakota State University, states PATH Intl.