Barb Rutherford

Barb Rutherford

Barb is EAGALA certified, endlessly motivated and always cheerful! Her energy, enthusiasm and heart are unparalleled... she's famous for talking about "long term plans", and then making those "long term plans" come together within weeks!

As an equine expert in the Peace of Mind Therapy and Consultation and Symatree Farm's Equine Assisted Psychotherapy program, Barb's patience and gentle observations are key in helping design exercises specific to the needs of our clients.

Kathy Asseiro

Kathy Asseiro

Kathy is an Advanced Equine Assisted Learning (EAL) facilitator and the Program Director for Symatree Farm.

A lifelong respect for horses, combined with a strong belief in the value of experiential learning and an intense desire to help others, naturally led her to Equine Assisted Learning.

Whether she's facilitating a session, tending the herd, working on curriculum design, greasing farm machinery, or swinging a hammer, it all comes together in fulfilling her dream... bringing horses and people together.