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Animal Assisted Therapy with Birds of Prey

I provide Animal Assisted Therapy with Birds of Prey for children and adults; specialising in mental health and wellbeing.  I co-work with my 8 birds of prey to bring a unique therapy session.  All therapy sessions are one-to-one and take place outside, on a quiet farm, in the Blackdown Hills.  Sessions run Monday to Friday, and have been running throughout lockdown.

I have been working with birds of prey for 20 years; therapeutically with them for the past 10 years.  I have also been working in energy medicine (shamanically) for the past 30 years and bring the two together for the animal assisted therapy.

I am in the process of gathering data on this form of therapy to publish in the scientific community - bringing Animal Assisted Therapy & Animism together.

I am DBS cleared, hold full Public Liability Insurance and have a current Animal Activities Licence.

Contact

Contact Name
Dr Karen Stead-Dexter
Contact Position
Owner/Practitioner
Telephone
07710978203
E-mail
karen@flyinginnature.co.uk
Website
Animal Assisted Therapy website
Facebook
Find us on Facebook

Venue

Address
Riggles Farm House
Luppitt
Honiton
Devon
Postcode
EX14 4SP
Facilities
Toilet facilities
Parking
Parking accessible for people with disabilities

Further information

Contact provider for costs?
No
Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£40 (child) Per session
£50 (adult) Per session
Cost Details
Child session is for 1.5 hours; adult session is for 2 hours (towards scientific study) or £55 for 1.5 hours.
Display Date/Time
Open Monday - Friday 10am to 5pm
Referral required?
Yes
Referral details

I need to have a phone conversation with you first to determine if this form of therapy is the correct therapy for you, before making a booking.

Waiting list?
Yes
Waiting list details
New client bookings starting 26th April 2021
DBS check?
(formerly CRB)
Yes
Additional needs details
This is a farm environment so please remember outdoor clothing for all weather possibilities!
General information

Please note the farm is privately owned and the birds are not kept at the farm; so please respect the owners privacy and do not just turn up.  Admission to the farm is through booking a session with myself - detailed instructions on how to find the venue will be sent out on booking.  Thank you.

Last updated: 08/04/2021
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