Therapeion Therapeutic Riding Center
Therapeion is a Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.) Premier Accredited Center. There are 866 PATH Intl member centers around the world, making PATH Intl the worlds largest advocate for and authority of therapeutic riding. All of Therapeion’s instructors are PATH certified and we abide by all safety, accreditation, and training standards. Click the PATH Intl logo to learn more.
"The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire."
~Sharon Ralls Lemon
The Autism Society of Indiana works to improve the lives of all people affected by autism in Indiana including individuals with autism, their families, teachers, physicians, therapists, bus drivers, restaurant owners, etc.. Visit their web site for more information.
The mission of Special Olympics of Indiana is to provide year-round training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Therapeion is proud to be able to take several athletes to the annual Special Olympics EKS Equestrian Games each September.
The Lafayette Area Down Syndrome Organization provides information and support for families touched by Down syndrome. Local outreach includes, but is not limited to, new parent packets, personal family contacts, and group meetings and events. Visit their web site for information about meetings.
The Certified Horsemanship Association promotes excellence in safety and education for the benefit of the entire horse industry. This is accomplished by certifying instructors, accrediting equine facilities and publishing educational resources. Therapeion's Director, Libby Marks-Shepard, is both a CHA certified riding instructor and a PATH Intl certified instructor.
The Arc of Indiana is committed to all people with intellectual and developmental disabilities realizing their goals of learning, living, working and fully participating in the community. Visit their web site to learn more about this awesome advocate for persons with disabilities.
Brookston Tack & Feed sells Tribute Equine Nutrition horse feed, pet food, stock feed, joint and other supplements, helmets, and grooming supplies. We are the area's only dealer for Tribute Equine Nutrition horse feeds. If we don't have what you are looking for we will order it for you at no extra cost. Proceeds from all sales are used to support programs at Therapeion. Click here to visit the Brookston Tack & Feed web site.