Hippotherapy is a form of psychomotor therapy. It belongs to the group of multi-profile rehabilitations, combining the motor, psychological, sensory and social interactions (developing of positive social relations). A therapy with the participation of a horse is good for children, the youth as well as adults.
The goal of hippotherapy is: strengthening the upper back and abdominal muscles of the patient, improving the control of the head and core , improving the posture, developing the balanced reactions and training of the sense of balance, normalisation of the spastic muscle tension, learning more about human walking thanks to rhythmic steps of the horse, space orientation training.
Hippotherapy is an exceptional and unique therapeutic method. The horse, its body warmth and the moves give completely new possibilities, unprecedented in therapeutic methods.