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“Heal Your Spirit Through The Soul Of A Horse”

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Judy Weston-Thompson, MFT, CEIP-MH


Marriage and Family Therapist

EDUCATION
   
M.A., Clinical Counseling; Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA
1986
B.A., Psychology; Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY
1979
ACCREDITATION
   
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist; CA license #MFC 23268
1987
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
   
Member, CAMFT (CA Association of Marriage and Family Therapists)
1987-present
President, MCAMFT (Marin Chapter of CAMFT)
2004-07

Equine Career Profile

EQUINE CLINICAL BACKGROUND
   
Equine facilitated private practice; San Rafael, CA
Successful development and management of an equine facilitated therapy practice involving individuals of all ages and using various therapeutic, coaching and horsemanship methods.
2006-present
EQUINE EDUCATION
Certified Horsemanship Instructor Training
2008
Training in Intuitive Horsemanship, Coaching and Horses
2006-07
Horse-Power Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy Training
2007
North American Riding for the Handicap Instructor Training School
2007
EQUINE ACCREDITATION
Certified Equine Interactive Professional-Mental Health (CEIP-MH)
www.cbeip.org (Member of first class of licensed psychotherapists to also be certified as equine mental health professionals)
2007
Certified Horsemanship Level
2008
Registered Therapeutic Riding Instructor, PATH Intl
2007
EQUINE PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Equine Facilitated Mental Health Association (EFMHA)
2005
Professional Association for Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.)
2005
Certified Horsemanship Association (CHA)
2008
ADDITIONAL EQUINE EXPERIENCE
Extensive training in Western, English, dressage schooling
1999-present
Trail guide/wrangler at Eaton's Ranch, Wyoming
2008

Recommended Reading Links

Irwin, Chris: Dancing with Your Dark Horse

Irwin, Chris: Horses Don't Lie

Kohanov, Linda: Riding Between the Worlds

Kohanov, Linda: The Tao of Equus

Marks, Kelly: Perfect Partners