Hippotherapy near Merano

A horse as a friend.

The horse as a medium. Sensitive, faithful and gentle. Perfect circumstances for building up a good relationship between patient and animal.
Creates a balance between autonomy and need for help. Supports the ability to accept rules.

And to that the three-dimensional walk of the horse. Improves agility, builds up muscles and ameliorates body control.

Goal of hippotherapy: improvement of the physical, emotional and social quality of life. Reaching personal independence. Integration in social environment, sport and work.

The centre for therapeutical horse-riding in Lana close to Merano. Your horse-whisperer, professional, personal, caring.

Treatment of different symptoms:

  • Sensory impairments
  • Mental disorder
  • Aphasia
  • Maladjustment
  • Psychosomatic disorder
  • Neurologic disorder
  • Emotional problems
  • Orthopaedic problems
  • Academic difficulties
  • Down-Syndrom and other genetic syndromes
  • Autism
  • Effects of polio

More about remedial pedagogic horse riding:
Karin Hört – Tel: 0471 062544 – hoert@lebenshilfe.it