Wellington, Fla. – Jan. 15, 2020 – Phelps Media Group, a leader in international equestrian sports marketing, branding and public relations, is thrilled to welcome Eagala to its distinguished list of clientele. With 20 years of experience in providing training, certification and support to equine specialists and and mental health practitioners around the world, Eagala joins Phelps Media Group in an effort to further promote the benefit of utilizing equines in therapy to improve mental health and personal development.
Eagala (Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association), co-founded in 1999 by Lynn Thomas, LCSW, is a registered 501c3 based in Spanish Fork, Utah. An approved CEU provider and the leading nonprofit association for professionals incorporating horses into various therapies and personal development methods, Eagala is renowned for its unique process and often life-changing outcomes for those who practice it. The Eagala Model is ground-focused and solution-oriented, allowing clients the freedom to learn and grow from experiencing the instinctual horse-human relationship.
With over 500 regional programs and more than 2,500 certified members in over 40 countries, Eagala is dedicated to improving the mental health of individuals, families and groups around the world by setting the standard of excellence in equine-assisted psychotherapy and personal development.
“Eagala has been dedicated to improving the mental health of individuals, families, and groups around the world through the power of horses for more than two decades,” said Thomas. “We are thrilled to partner with Phelps Media Group, a tried and true pillar in the equestrian community, to help us amplify the message of the work we do, grow our reach and impact the lives of so many more for decades to come.”
It is Eagala’s mission to set the highest standard in equine therapy, offering support and education for professionals who work to change lives using the Eagala Model. Striving to make Eagala Model services accessible to people around the world is what sets them apart in the equine community.
Eagala incorporates horses into mental health treatment and personal development for clients by understanding the nonverbal messages, even unconscious ones, that horses communicate with. Eagala is different from horsemanship and is composed of thousands of certified members who understand that many people, including veterans, trauma survivors, troubled children and teens, can gain insight through the intuitive power of horses and the non-judgemental feedback they provide.
“We are excited to add Eagala to our list of valued clients at Phelps Media Group,” remarked founder and president Mason Phelps. “We are looking forward to helping communicate their vision of ensuring people around the world have access to Eagala Model services and showcasing the amazing impact that the method can have on people.”
Since 1999, Eagala has set the global standard for equine-assisted psychotherapy and personal development. Boasting over 500 regional programs, and with more than 2,500 certified members in over 40 countries, it is the leading international nonprofit association for professionals incorporating horses to address mental health and personal development needs. For more information, visit eagala.org.