Laurel Boyer, MA, LPC, CHA, CHT, EFP
Laurel holds an MA Degree in IT Management and an MA in Counseling Psychology. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and has been trained in Dreamwork, Holographic Memory Resolution, and is a Certified Hypnotherapist (CHT). Laurel completed a 2-year internship with Linda Kohanov's EponaQuest Program in 2008 and is an Advanced Epona Instructor practicing Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy (EFP). She has also completed continuing education with OK Corral Series EFL Seminars.
Laurel has been in private practice since 2010, working with adolescents, individuals, couples, and the elderly. People have come with anxiety, fear, depression, trauma & PTSD, grief and for personal and spiritual growth. She uses a mix of different techniques and teachings to help be move from “striving” to “thriving” when working with her & the Herd.
Laurel has a lifelong relationship with horses and trains horses & riders from a gentle, horse & person centered perspective. She has invested years in reviewing or attending clinics with many different professional horsemanship clinicians, blending tools from each to develop her own unique approach to horsemanship. She is a CHA Certified Riding Instructor. A big focus is communication between horse and rider, and what is going on in the body & at the energetic level.
Laurel has the vision to work with healers of like mind to develop a place of emotional and spiritual healing for those that are drawn to Gypsy Wind Ranch. Using a mix of horses, journeying, breathwork, hypnosis, and mind-body techniques to develop a safe, comforting environment for individuals to explore their own personal Growth.