International CongressAn International Congress is held every three years. XIVth International Congress of Therapeutic Riding will be held April, 2012, in Athen, Greece. XIIIth International Congress in Munster was 12 – 15 August, 2009. Summary Report XIIth International Congress was held in Brasilia, Brazil – Aug. 8-12, 2006. CDs of Congress Proceedings – papers presented … Read more


International Conferences & Events OCTOBER 2009:October 20 – 25, 2009Human-Animal Interaction:  Impacting Multiple SpeciesContact: Mr. Todd H. Winterbower, Coordinator, Nursing OutreachLocation: Kansas City, Missouri, USAInformation: Click here.Phone: 573-882-0216Email: [email protected] October 29 – 30, 20093rd Asia Pacific conference (RDA Hong Kong), Hong KongPreparation of Paralympic RidersContact: Mr. Nick Rodgers, Conference Co-OrdinatorLocation: Beas River Country Club, Sheung … Read more


ResourcesLiterature Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy Case studies and international reports.$42 (FRDI Members $36) Fitting In An endearing little book that will immediately strike a chord with children and adults..$24.95 (FRDI Members $21) Hello Bob! + 49 Other Interactive Vaulting Games Written for vaulting instructors and coaches who are looking for creative activities besides the vaulting compulsories.$22.95 … Read more


Current FRDI Publications Directory of Education & Training 7th edition – 2006Directory of Education & Training – 6th edition 2003Directory of Education & Training (5th edition-2000) Scientific & Educational Journals – copies are held of: 1994/95, ’96,’97, ’98, ’99, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 Proceedings of XIth International Congress (Hungary-2003) & … Read more


Equine Assisted Activities The benefits of riding for people with disabilities have been recognized for over three thousand years. What disabilities are involved? Physical disabilities ranging from Cerebral palsy through to accidental injury. Intellectual disabilities, mental illness, autism, developmental delay and emotional disturbances have all responded to riding therapy. Individuals whose disability prevents them from … Read more