Retorno's program goes beyond traditional drug and alcohol addiction rehabilitation. At Retorno, we have created a whole ecosystem to help you restart your life. You can expect to build skills, self-esteem, and the internal resources for long-term recovery. Situated in a bucolic rural setting, … [Read more...]
Build on what makes you feel most alive and what you enjoy
Do you love horses, animals, and just being outdoors? At Retorno, you can find the resources and the professional therapeutic team to help you restart your life. Leverage what makes you feel most alive to build long-term, sustainable recovery from substance abuse and other addictions. Horses and riding can be a powerful resource for recovery.
At Retorno you can improve your riding skills and, if you wish, earn certification as a horseback riding instructor. Certification can be the beginning of a professional career for you, providing you with a source of income, and a way to help others. Of course, ongoing involvement with horses provides powerful support for your recovery.
Sure, as a form of exercise, horseback riding is great. And, it's fun. But, does horseback riding in addiction recovery work? The evidence shows that horseback riding provides special benefits for addiction recovery. More generally, therapeutic horseback riding can aid emotional wellness in general, … [Read more...]
Working with horses, you learn to separate your emotions from the rest of you so you don’t fear those emotions, but deal with them. Breathtaking trail rides and lessons in Retorno’s horse arena help you discover new ways to connect to yourself. Therapeutic horseback riding can be an important factor … [Read more...]