Hope Reins and Director Debbie Hirschberg participated in an event focused on Special Education at Judson University in Elgin, IL on Saturday, October 1st, 2011. Mrs. Hirschberg's colleague, Psychologist Doug Neal was the keynote speaker.
Topics covered at the event included ADD, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Deaf and Hard of Hearing. The Hope Reins Team was on hand to demonstrate how equine therapy works, and the efficacy of the treatment, and the emotional power of equine therapy. The event was well attended by top educators in the greater Fox Valley area