Equine Assisted Therapy/Theraputic Riding

Bridle Paths
43247 Spink’s Ferry Rd.
Leesburg VA

The mission of Bridle Paths is to offer strength, support, and healing to our clients through safe,
effecQve, and high-quality equine-assisted acQviQes and therapies. We provide therapeuQc horseback riding
instrucQon, equine-assisted learning, and equine-assisted psychotherapy services to individuals and families faced
with physical, cogniQve, psychological, and emoQonal needs. The program serves those with a wide variety of needs
and diagnoses, including ADHD, cogniQve impairments, brain injuries, auQsm spectrum disorders, anxiety and
depression, geneQc problems, seizure disorders, and trauma.

Kathleen Fallon

Therapeutic riding instruction and equine-related activities for special needs individuals.

540.687.5800 — 540.687.6098/fax
Loudoun Therapeutic Riding Foundation
41580 Sunday Morning Lane
Leesburg, VA

Premier Accredited Center – Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship, Int’l.

Equine Assisted Activities and Therapies

Loudoun Therapeutic Riding was founded in 1974 as the pilot program for therapeutic riding.  LTR’s mission is to empower and improve the lives of children and adults with physical, cognitive and emotional challenges through the benefits of equine assisted activities and therapies while serving our industry through education and training.

Kathy Blaine
Project Horse Empowerment Center
18915 Lincoln Road,
Purcellville, VA

Project Horse Empowerment Center connects people in need of healing and hope with rehabilitated rescue horses, through innovative therapy and wellness programs. Project Horse helps individuals of all ages, working with families, agencies, schools, residential treatment facilities and youth detention centers. Through specialized therapy services, we help address the effects of trauma, depression, anxiety and other disabling disorders. Through wellness workshops and programs, we help individuals improve communication and relationship skills, build self-confidence and discover their true inner potential. Off-site services also available to groups through our Mobile Minis program.

Darcy Woessner
Ride-On Ranch Equine Assisted Therapies
38416 Morrisonville Road
Lovettsville, VA

Ride-On Ranch is non-profit Equine Assisted therapy that provided Occupation Therapy, Physical Therapy and Mental Health Therapy services including hippotherapy and equine facilitated mental health.

Autumn O’Hara
Pam Milner

A mission-based non-profit organization providing equine assisted activities and therapies.

Brooke Waldron

Therapeutic riding, dressage, engish lessons for adults and children.

(703) 574-0511
Equus CAN Educate
15933 Charter House Lane
Purcellville, VA

Our Mission Statement:

We are dedicated to empowering people of all ages to discover their true abilities through experiential equine assisted learning with a focus on problem solving, effective communication, and leadership.


(703) 728-7072
Robin LaFrankie
201412 Woodtrail Road
Round Hill, VA

Who are we? Who do we serve? How does it work?

Mission Statement:

To facilitate meaningful growth through equine-centered outdoor programming, animal assisted activities, and mindfulness exercises with an emphasis on: communication, connection, partnership, and leadership.

Services delivered by a Recreational Therapist and (PATH ) Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International Certified Instructor.

Populations Served include but not limited to:
Veterans and active military
Grief support
TBI and concussion issues.
Those seeking time in nature and with animals for increased connection and time away from screens and phones.
Farm fitness program through farm chores and caring for the herd. Including hiking with horses in hand for connection, to improve leadership skills and over all fitness while in nature.

Current Groups:

Grief Support in Collaboration with Blue Ridge Hospice first Weds of the month. 4:30pm

Inpatient and outpatient Veterans and Active Military service members from the DMV accompanied by their Recreational Therapist.

Equine Assisted Learning 1/2 day clinics for First Responders seeking Therapeutic Recreation outlets for wellness and connection in collaboration with Badges United Foundation.

Yoga in The Nest for clients and neighbors to create wellness and fund programs offered by HHS.

Providing The BCR Boulder Crest Retreat Equine Module monthly for PATHH Warrior program.

Horse boarding for traveling horses to the Middleburg area for Foxhunting or competition.

Air BnB apartment that sleeps 4 above the stables. All funds from The Nest go towards funding the donated programs we offer.

Consulting and education on ground work equine programs focusing on connection, partnership and leadership.

Field hours provided and class sessions with experiential learning for outdoor Recreation students of Lord Fairfax College.

Please contact us for 1:1 or small group sessions. The fees from these sessions support the herd and donated programs.

(We are currently working with a non profit attorney to set up non profit status.)

Adrienne Freeland
Holistic Horsemanship Services LLC
Therapeutic Recreation Specialist
PATH Certified Riding Instructor


Adrienne Freeland
19798 Foggy Bottom Road
Bluemont, VA

Horse Training for ALL Disciplines, Physical Therapy for Riders, and Hippotherapy.

Irish Horse Import Sales

Training, Board & Various othe rtypes of board

Tootie Anderson