The Therapeutic Riding is recommended for children and adults with neurological and developmental disorders such as:

  •  Cerebral Palsy
  •  Autism Spectrum Disorders
  •  ADHD
  •  Mental retardation
  •  Down Syndrome
  •  Angelman syndrome
  •  Rett Syndrome (Rett)
  • Psychomotor retardation 
  •  Learning difficulties                                                                                                     
  • Behavioral disorders
  • Communication disorders of speech and language
  • Psychological or psychiatric disorders
  • Gravis – Myopathies
  • Spina bifida
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Stroke etc.

The therapeutic benefits are numerous and relate to the movement, communication, cognitive skills, perceptual skills, sociability and mental sphere of the patient. The most important ones are:


• Smooth muscle tone
• Curbing pathological patterns of body position movement
• Increase of muscle coordination
• Improve gross and fine movement
• Improve eye and movement coordination
• Improve balance
• Improve gait
• Increase concentration and attention
• Expand  perception and cognitive skills
• Improve of speech and communication
• Increased socialization and sociability
• Increase self-esteem and self-confidence