Horses Helping VETERANS 


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Gateway Family Services of Illinois provides Trauma Focused-Equine Assisted Psychotherapy to veterans.  

Veterans can participate in Fall in Fridays beginning 8.26.22 from 0900 to 1100, Individual or Group sessions to provide essential skills for address their PTSD symptoms and improving overall health and wellness.  We also recognize that weekly appointments may not adequately meet the needs of our veterans.  We have options for 2-3 day intensives as well.  Interested in learning more, reach out to us at 

Areas of growth: 

*Improved ability to self-regulate 

*Increased understanding of symptoms & strategies for addressing symptoms

*Improved ability to regulate mood

*Decrease in anxiety and depressive symptoms