Shannon is founder and president of Horse Sense of the Carolinas, Inc., an internationally-recognized leader in the field of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Learning, and Horse Sense Business Sense, dedicated to supporting professionals in the field. Horse Sense of the Carolinas, in Marshall, North Carolina (outside of Asheville), is one of Natural Lifemanship’s premier host sites where Fundamentals and Intensive trainings are regularly offered. Shannon has worked with and taught horses and people for over 30 years. After 10 years teaching in college, she left academia and began working with abused & neglected horses. She began pairing “rescued” horses with people in 2001, and Horse Sense was formed soon after. She and her husband Richard continue to work with horses through horse rescue organizations and local humane societies and law enforcement.
Experience the Fundamentals of Natural Lifemanship from Home! Helping people form connected, trusting relationships to overcome toxic stress and trauma has never been more critical than it is at this exact moment in history. At the Natural Lifemanship Institute, we have spent the last 10 years teaching our Fundamentals training to mental health professionals, life coaches, equine professionals, and others in the healing professions. And now, for the first time ever, we are offering this essential training online from the comfort of your home. We have specially designed this training to meet YOUR needs, with three options to choose from.