• Professional Certificate Program in Equine-Assisted Therapy for Mental Health Professionals

  • Do you want to add Equine-Assisted Therapy to your practice?

    Are you practicing but want more knowledge and skill?


    The Equine-Assisted Mental Health Practitioner Certificate program is open to mental health professionals and graduate students who want to enhance their clinical practice through equine interactions (equine-assisted therapy).

    • Receive education, training, and supervision necessary for ethical practice within your scope
    • Learn techniques tailored to your clinical interests and the clients you serve
    • Complete program regardless of where you live



    Cohorts 5-1 and 5-2 (2019-2020) are full.

    Early application for Fall 2020 is open!

    Apply online here

    Contact Program Coordinator at: nina.ekholm-fry@du.edu and here



  •  The Equine-Assisted Mental Health Practitioner Certificate Program meets the educational requirements for national independent board certification through the Certification Board for Equine Interaction Professionals (CBEIP).


    See our University of Denver - Institute for Human-Animal Connection page here

  • All photographs by Nina Fuller Photography

This portfolio last updated: 07-Feb-2020 3:53 PM