PATH Registered Therapist in Hippotherapy
On maternity leave.
- Graduated with a DPT from Virginia Commonwealth University
- Worked as an outpatient Orthopedic Physical Therapist
- PATH International Certificate of Registration in Hippotherapy
I grew up in Virginia and began riding horses as soon as I could, I remember asking my mom for a pony when I was about 4 years old. A pony was on my Christmas list every year until I was finally old enough to have riding lessons! I eventually owned two horses and did most of my training in English hunter/jumper. When I left for college I had to sell my horses, but my love for them remained. I graduated from physical therapy school from Virginia Commonwealth University and began working as an outpatient orthopedic physical therapist. I never dreamed that I could combine two of my passions into one, but I found out about Hippotherapy and began volunteering. I took my Level I Hippotherapy course from the American Hippotherapy Association and immediately knew this was my passion! My husband, son and I moved to San Antonio in 2016 and my first search was a location that I could begin to volunteer and hopefully continue my pursuit of Hippotherapy. I am currently a registered therapist with PATH and living out my passion!