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August 28, 2018
Natural Lifemanship training for those who wish the gift of being our truest-selves, deepen spiritual connection & help others.
August 20, 2018
The Fundamentals of Natural Lifemanship is based on healing trauma through connected relationships
June 25, 2018
NL Trainer, Cindy-Skelton Hodge life-changing experience with Pete, her equine partner, at a Natural Lifemanship Rhythmic Riding Immersion training.
April 2, 2018
Bettina ponders the nature of miracles and reflects upon the vulnerability and bravery required to take the risks a miracle demands.
February 2, 2018
Don't Shoot Me, I'm thinking -Tim Jobe explains what happens in our brains when we are confronted with beliefs contrary to ours.
January 6, 2018
Rebecca J. Hubbard ponders what politics would be like if political parties applied Natural Lifemanship principles
December 23, 2017
The greatest lesson my dog is teaching me is that building a relationship... doesn’t just take time, it takes intentionality over time.
August 22, 2017
Natural Lifemanship Trainer, Kathleen Choe links addiction to disorders of connection and explains the detriments of those addictions to our brains.
February 6, 2017
Change does not happen in a state of comfort. If it is more of a problem for the parents than it is for the child, why would the child be invested in changing?
September 2, 2016
Allowing the process to unfold organically means attachment and detachment happen in every move that we make within a healthy relationship.
August 18, 2016
When a brave space is provided clients learn how to take the reins of their life and move forward in ways that are
June 22, 2016
Trauma Informed Care is a shift from behavior modification approaches revolving around consequences and rewards, to approaches that focus on building a healthy relationship
June 14, 2016
We engage in this dance of a relationship through moments of pressure – requests made by one to the other. When it is done appropriately, the pressure is not harmful or frightentening
February 6, 2016
Do-overs are a chance to correct a behavior, thought, or belief that interferes with the types of relationships we want to have. They are chances to practice something different.
February 4, 2016
A poem by Tim Jobs describing how a connection gave both a man and a horse a Second Chance
January 27, 2016
People who do everything they can to meet the needs of their horse but never ask the horse to meet any of their needs.
May 7, 2012
If we assign the role of a mirror to horses we are robbing them of an active status in the relationship.
April 9, 2011
When leadership becomes a focus, so does power and control. I appropriately control myself so that the horse can appropriately control himself. That is what a relationship is all about
December 10, 2018
NL Trainer, Michael Remole, describes a time in his life when technology made him really stop and think about the intricacies of connection.
September 18, 2018
The Ride, a poem about the special horse-human relationship from Kelli Adams of the Barnabas Horse Foundation.
July 24, 2018
After 20 years of searching, Natural Lifemanship has helped me to trust myself to confidently embrace & facilitate the horse/human connection.
February 16, 2018
Cross-brain connections literally saved my life - a personal account of how improved brain integration saved my life during a perilous personal assault
February 7, 2018
Deification is still objectification- deifying horses, while seemingly kinder to the horse, still serves to objectify and demean them. There's a better way.
My horse is NOT my therapist. An NL trainer reflects on the claims people make about horses being their therapists and what it means for the horse and human relationship.