Equine Assisted Psychotherapy


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Recent Blog Posts

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    Trump Anxiety

    Heart pounding, inability to breathe, sweating, stomach aches, sound familiar? I hate anxiety and I have been SO anxious lately, what is going on!? After taking to the internet for some answers it seems I am not the only one with heightened anxiety these days.


    Berkshire HorseWorks, and Hayley, Featured on The Berkshire Eagle

    Berkshire HorseWorks, and its founder Hayley Sumner, were recently featured in The Berkshire Eagle. The article discussed BHW’s mission, and raised awareness of equine-assisted therapy programs. Please support BHW and The Berkshire Eagle by reading the full article here https://www.berkshireeagle.com/stories/berkshire-horseworks-therapy-no-couch-needed-just-a-saddle,544645

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    The Berkshire Edge on 2018’s “The Derby Gala”

    BHW’s annual event, “The Derby Gala”, was recently featured by The Berkshire Edge. You can read the article here https://theberkshireedge.com/berkshire-horseworks-gala-the-derby-to-benefit-equine-assisted-therapy-programs/



    Miss Hall’s School students, Anna Kim and Tiffany Luu will host “Girls Aloud! Advocating Girls Empowerment,” from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 29, at The Barn at the Egremont Village Inn, 17 South Main Street in Egremont. Proceeds from the show will benefit

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    Help us get our equines back in shape!

    We here at Berkshire HorseWorks are starting to get out equines back into shape after they had a few months off due to the weather and our move! We are seeking one or two experienced riders (must be at least intermediate level) to help us


    Social Justice Seminar

    Our blogger, Genevieve, who has been an intern here went to Washington D.C. Two weeks ago, I was able to travel to Washington D.C. for L’taken, a social justice seminar for Jewish teens from all over the nation. L’taken prepares teens to write and present


  • “Lori had a wonderful time playing with the mini donks today! I don’t know how to thank you enough for doing this for her. It means so much to her and improves her life so greatly to be with the animals. Lori asked me to thank you for her since she couldn’t do it in person herself. By the way, she was ecstatic all the way home”

  • “Not only has it provided new ideas and tools for my new business adventure, but also opened my eyes to understanding issues within myself.” ~Network TV Executive

  • “The way the process strengthened our work group was nothing short of a miracle.” ~Restaurateur

  • “Berkshire HorseWorks has quite literally been life changing for my son. The confidence and, self-worth he has acquired from these magnificent animals is truly remarkable.” ~Gisela Kearns

Past/Present Clients

  • Morningside Community SchoolMorningside Community School
  • Berkshire Children & FamiliesBerkshire Children & Families
  • Central Berkshire Regional School DistrictCentral Berkshire Regional School District
  • Pittsfield Community ConnectionPittsfield Community Connection
  • Blue Ocean Wealth ManagementBlue Ocean Wealth Management
  • Volunteers in MedicineVolunteers in Medicine
  • Berkshire SchoolBerkshire School
  • Seekonk Tree FarmSeekonk Tree Farm
  • Hillcrest Educational CentersHillcrest Educational Centers
  • Fox SportsFox Sports
  • John Dewey AcademyJohn Dewey Academy
  • Berkshire Functional FitnessBerkshire Functional Fitness