We at Hope Reins do not believe that one size fits all and so we will work to find what works for you. We offer traditional, alternative and faith-based approaches. We are dedicated to find a good match for you. We are dedicated to providing mental health, personal growth, and educational services by offering a variety of counseling and equine assisted psychotherapy and equine assisted learning programs to create positive change. We work with therapists, community agencies, schools, hospitals, residential treatment programs, government, military agencies, court services, families, and corporations to achieve individualized goals.
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy, Equine Assisted Learning and Development and Professional Education are the core programs at Hope Reins. Our facilitating teams include licensed therapists and equine specialists who are experts in horse behavior. Our therapists specialize with particular populations (i.e., self-harm, ADHD, behavior disorders, depression, anxiety, etc.). Our team approach allows us to provide the highest quality services for you and each individualized program is designed to meet your needs.
Staff at Hope Reins are trained by EAGALA, the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association and hold basic and/or advanced certifications.
To get started, or if you have questions, please email us or call Clinical Director Debra Hirschberg at
Hope Reins serves families, teens and individuals in the greater Fox Valley and Chicago, IL area including Elgin, Hoffman Estates, Barrington, Barrington Hills, Batavia, Geneva, St. Charles, Hampshire, Huntley, Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, Crystal Lake, Bartlett, Carol Stream, Marengo, Belvidere, and Rockford area