Post-Concussion Care for Equestrians
Additionally, Harris owns a private practice that incorporates hippotherapy into patient’s treatment plans to assist in healing. Harris is no stranger to the saddle, either, having graduated with an “A” rating from the United States Pony Clubs; she has evented through the two-star level and has coached young riders through preliminary.
Her educational and equestrian background make her a vehement supporter of horses as aides in healing—both physically and mentally. She spoke recently about post-concussion care at the inaugural Horse Industry Safety Summit, held April 23 at University of Kentucky’s Spindletop Hall, in Lexington.
Not a One-Size-Fits-All Treatment Plan
Cardinal Hill Outpatient Rehabilitation has a multidisciplinary approach to managing brain-injury patients. They believe, with supportive research to back them up, that approach is the most effective in managing and alleviating concussive
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