Heads & Tails

an innovative program based in the Blue Mountains & Sydney works alongside a team of miniature horses to assist children, young people, and families in understanding feelings and behaviours in moving towards social and emotional change.

Heads & Tails Clinical Psychology provides an effective alternative for those who struggle with traditional room-based therapies.

The Heads & Tails approach is designed to assist clients with:

Emotional Regulation

Impulse Control

Distress tolerance


Trust & Respect

Communication skills

Social skills

Empathy and awareness of others

Boundary setting



Co-operation & team work

Honesty and accountability

Dealing with challenging situations

Why Horses?

We appreciate the power of horses and their ability to help us tap into our feelings, behaviours, and capabilities.

The simple presence of a horse will cause most people to change the way in which they behave.

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