Equine Facilitated Wellness Supported Workshops

{ Personal Growth & Professional Development Events by Certified PRO-EFW Professionals!}

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Personal Growth & Professional Development Workshop Schedule

Come To Your Senses 2023

A 2- day workshop: donkeys, deep ecology and expressive arts 

Date of Event:  Saturday, June 24 & Sunday, June 25
10:30 AM – 5 PM each day

Event Description :

Would you like to spend time in the companionship of donkeys, stretching your imagination, moving your body, lifting your voice, learning new skills? Join four creative educators for an immersive weekend of expressive arts and remarkable connections … with donkeys through gentle interaction, with self through nature, creative movement and restorative yoga, with soul through sound and song and with others through creative arts, discussion, food and camaraderie. 

We are Cynthia Minden: artist, certified in Equine Facilitated Wellness, Alison Fox: conscious dance teacher/ creative arts therapist, Be Balm: musician/singer/ songwriter, Allisyn Wodham: yoga instructor. We have collaborated to offer you an inspiring weekend journey! 

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Contact Info
Contact 250-335-1262 to register or cynthia@cynthiamindenartsandequine.ca

Relax, Reframe, Reset

Separate events– 04/29/23, 05/27/23, 06/24/3

Event Description
Relax, reframe, and reset your ‘self talk’ with the herd at http://www.PeacefulPastures.ca . Examine how Imposter’s Syndrome may affect your pursuits. Practice positive rephrasing with equine feedback.
3.5 hrs from 10:30 to 2:30 with .5 hr lunch break, bring own bagged lunch, beverages provided. Outdoor, experiential, unmounted activities. Minimum 2, maximum 5 participants.
Contact if interested in setting up an alternate date to attend.
Cost $100.
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Horse Medicine for Nurses: Transforming Nursing Practice With EAL

July 6, 2023 Grande Pre, Nova Scotia

Horse Medicine for Nurses: Transforming Nursing Practice with Equine Assisted Learning is a one-day professional development workshop for nurses.

In this one-day workshop, we will explore:

Many nurses feel that something is “wrong” but they don’t know what it is…. we invite you to spend the day and let our horses help you explore the challenges of being a professional caregiver in a safe and inspiring environment.

Registration form and further details can be found here: https://forms.gle/FMxKoAMbxfDK28HF7


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Registration : https://forms.gle/FMxKoAMbxfDK28HF7



EFL Practitioners – Our Nurses Need You and Your Horses!


Please contact me if…

*You are ready to add a new revenue/client stream to your service.

*You would like to develop a new area of expertise for your existing EFL Practice that is specifically focused on nurses.

*You would appreciate a fully formed “business in a box” set-up and running within 6 weeks!

*Registration is ongoing, you can start anytime.


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 Click here for more information: EFL Practitioners – Dragonfly Meadows


Click here for an application form: Application Form Train the Trainer – Dragonfly Meadows


Reflections With Horses:

An Exploration in Self-Care

Continuous Registration

Covid-19 has sabotaged many who are pursuing certification through Pro-EFW and has challenged us all like never before.  Traveling is hard and finances are a challenge for many people. This personal development workshop was developed to inspire and motivate members to continue through the  Pro-EFW certification process as well as provide connection and sharing at an affordable price. Dragonfly Meadows invites you to engage as we explore self-care in this online workshop for Pro-EFW members pursuing certification*  **

*Upon completion, a certificate for 7.5 hours of personal development will be provided.**If you are not a Pro-EFW member and wish to take this course, please fill out the application form for review.




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Our Pro-EFW Membership and Certification Renewal Year is from April 1 to March 31.

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Certification candidates must renew their $40 Pro-EFW Membership yearly as they work through the certification process.  Click here to become a member and/or to renew.

To apply for certification click here and you will be prompted to pay both the certification application fee and your Pro-EFW membership.



You must renew your certification annually. The $40 Pro-EFW Membership is included in your renewal fee, which will vary depending on your certification.

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