The Touched by a Horse Podcast

Today, we welcome EGC graduate and practitioner Sonya Brown to the podcast! Sonya and her horse, Khanfident, are based in Montana and helping heal so many. Tune in to hear about how Sonya creates a space for clients to feel truly seen. 

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Today marks a very special episode of the Touched By A Horse Podcast! Today, on our 100th episode, Melisa and Dane take a look back at some of their favorite moments so far. We also have some special messages from friends and graduates near and far. Celebrate with us today!

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Welcome back, Healing Herd. Today, we welcome Teena Dietz to the show! Teena is a certified practitioner from our Equine Gestalt program. Teena is a “healing adventure guide” and tells us about her incredible work at Serenity Farms. So much wisdom in this episode you won’t want to miss. 

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Do you know what your true values are or how to find them? Did you know that horses have values as well? Today, Melisa teaches us a valuable lesson about how to drill down to the core of what drives us. Listen in for the exercises she uses with her students (and herself) to truly live within your values. 

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In today’s episode, we are diving deep! After a quick update from our favorite couple, Melisa gives a lesson in Somatics. You might be familiar with chakras in the human body. But did you know that horses have them too?! You don’t want to miss this fascinating episode! 

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Welcome to a new year of the Touched By A Horse podcast. Today, Melisa and Dane update us on how they’re kicking off 2024. Melisa also shares her personal practice to welcome the new year and all there is to be a part of at Touched By A Horse in the coming months. Listen in and join us! 

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Today on the podcast, Melisa has a special guest! Welcome Blossom Savage, an EGC graduate based in Missoula, Montana. Blossom joins us to speak on her work at Transformational Trails,  what she loves about this deeply healing practice, and the true meaning of self-care. Join us! 

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Happy New Year, Healing Herd! In this episode, we’re throwing it back to this time last year. Melisa and Dane chat about best practices for looking back in order to move forward intentionally into the new year. Enjoy this reminder of some wonderful lessons.  

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Welcome back! Today, your favorite couple sit down to share the details of an exceptional program Melisa has recently completed for the second time. Tony Robbins’ “Date with Destiny” helps you take your beliefs, values, and rules – the blueprint and foundation for every part of your life – and decide to sculpt yourself into what you’re capable of. Listen in for how this program has been transformational for Melisa and how much has changed since the first time. 

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Hey there, Healing Herd! Today on the podcast, Melisa and Dane tell us what’s happening at the ranch. We also dive into the importance of multiple income streams. Listen in to learn the strategies Melisa provides to her graduates to scale their businesses. 

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Equine Gestalt Coaching Method™

Melisa developed the Equine Gestalt Coaching Method™, where there are two Gestaltists present with the client—one human and one equine. Together they provide a therapeutic approach to deep-process emotional healing through the experiential nature of Gestalt work. Contrary to talk therapy, Gestalt work is experiential in nature and offers one of the most efficient means of working with past trauma and finding wholeness.

As of early 2019, there are close to two hundred certified Equine Gestalt Coaching Method™ practitioners worldwide from countries as far away as South Africa and Singapore. These graduates, along with their equine partners, help their clients find positive futures and personal happiness. 

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