Natural Lifemanship, Equine Assisted Therapy Program (EAP)
Gateway Freedom Ranch utilizes the Natural Lifemanship Equine Assisted Therapy Program (EAP). Natural Lifemanship founded a generally accepted therapeutic program called "Trauma-Focused Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (TF-EAP™)", which is based on the neuroscience of human and horse brain development, the impact of trauma, and the role of relationships in recovery and healing. Read More About the Natural Lifemanship EAP »
Terri Vaughn works as a School Counselor but is also certified as an EAGALA Equine & Mental Health Specialist. She holds a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology but her passion has always been in combining her love for horses with her love for working with children and families. “The EAGALA method has been a perfect marriage for combining my core beliefs about the therapeutic process, and for discovering new ways for giving families the tools they need to be successful in today’s world”.