Military & Veteran Services

Struggling with PTSD, sleep issues, anxiety, and re-entering into civilian life? Equine Therapy can help!
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Introducing The Freedom Rein Project, a groundbreaking Military Equine Therapy program dedicated to supporting our service members on their journey to healing and empowerment. 

Immerse yourself in a therapeutic environment unlike any other, where the healing power of horses becomes a transformative ally in overcoming challenges and achieving personal goals. With horses as our silent companions and compassionate guides, we break free from the confines of traditional therapy settings, offering a truly immersive and liberating experience.

In the past, the cost of such invaluable therapy has been a barrier for many service members grappling with PTSD, trust issues, communication barriers, and more. But now, thanks to the VA Adaptive Sports Grant, we are proud to offer FREE Equine Therapy to all VA veterans and service members. It’s our way of giving back to those who have given so much.

Join us as we stand in solidarity with the Military community, providing essential support and resources right here in our own backyard. To learn more or to take the first step towards healing, contact us at intake@ecsps.com or call 518-580-0520 ext. 1.

Together, let’s harness the power of The Freedom Rein Project to honor, uplift, and empower our brave service members. Your journey to healing begins here.

Freedom Rein Project Groups | Groups forming now!

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The Freedom Rein Project Groups extends a unique form of healing through Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy tailored specifically for military personnel. Beyond conventional talk therapy, participants immerse themselves in an environment where connection is fostered not necessarily through dialogue but through shared interactions with horses and fellow comrades who understand the intricacies of military life. As they engage with the horses, they discover parallels between the dynamics of the paddock and the challenges they face in their everyday lives. Our therapy horses become companions, offering a silent yet profound form of solidarity, empathy, and understanding. In the presence of these trusted allies, healing becomes not merely a goal but a natural consequence of this communal exchange—a testament to the resilience and camaraderie inherent in the military spirit.

Our group protocol is an 8-week program that meets once a week for 1.5 hours. You can expect to be surrounded by a very intimate group of 4-6 Service Members all working toward a common goal.

Entering The Healing Temple | June 1 & 2, 2024

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Therapeutic Horses of Saratoga is breaking new ground by offering the first ever Men’s & Women’s Entering the Healing Temple day! While this day was conceived as a Sanctuary for Women (and the June 1 Womens Temple is FULL), we still have a few seats open on Sunday, June 2nd and would love to have you join us for a day of nurturing and healing.

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