Therapy in mobility 30.11.2018

The project “Moving with horses: Resources for social interaction in equine-assisted therapy” is organising the first workshop realised with the NOS-HS Workshop Funding. The workshop takes place in Helsinki 28.–30.11.2018. The theme of the workshop is “Therapy in mobility”.

The workshop consists of group work within our project team. However, the workshop also includes a public event on Friday 30.11.2018, where we are presenting some of our ideas for everyone interested.

The programme for the Friday presentations can be found below.


Moving with horses
NOS-HS Workshop 1

Friday 30.11.2018
Porthania, room P673 (Yliopistonkatu 3, Helsinki)


Jérôme Michalon, Triangle Lab / ENS Lyon
Has therapy turned horses into dogs? A short history of equine-assisted interventions

Charlotte Lundgren & Marie Gustavsson, Linköping University
Participation in horse-assisted therapies and activities for persons with intellectual disabilities

Kimmo Svinhufvud, University of Helsinki
Repairing the motion: Movement and correction in horse-assisted psychotherapeutic interaction

Aija Logren, University of Tampere
Sharing and comparing experiences in group counselling: Endorsing and challenging stance through indications of similarities and differences of experiences

Elina Weiste, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Joint decision making at Clubhouse and how to encourage members to participate in it