European Equine Facilitated Therapy Network (EEFTN)
Inspiration for learning and sharing through open-minded collaboration
A group of Equine Facilitated Therapy associations and practitioners from all over Europe to bring them together to get an agreement over the terminology, work on recognition of hippotherapy, share and exchange of best practice and education models.
EEFTN connects therapists on the international level; however, it promotes national associations and the cooperation of practitioners within their countries.
HETI supports EEFTN in establishing Connection, Communication and Collaboration between organisations and people in European Equine Facilitated Therapy community.
Spoken language: English
Who can join:
Representatives of a European National Equine Facilitated Association.
In the case of no existing association, a single participant can join the network on behalf of her/his country with the knowledge about education, policy and procedures in EFT, etc.
Professions: Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists, Psychologists as well as association representatives.
Currently EEFNT has 62 members from 20 European countries (November 2022) working in 8 subgroups
1st EEFTN meeting
Reserving the knowledge - a lecture at the European conference on EFT, Prague 2021
Introduction to EEFTN - a lecture at the HETI Congress, Seoul 2021