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Horses. Hope. Healing: A retreat for cancer survivors

Posted: Tuesday, Sep. 06, 2011

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COURTESY ROSIE MOLINARY

Rosie Molinary

Rosie Molinary is the author of Beautiful You, published in October 2010 by Seal Press, and a regular contributor to Lake Norman Magazine. Find her at www.rosiemolinary.com.

I am so excited to announce this upcoming retreat. My friend, Kris, and I partnered together to the Girl Power equine assisted learning and self-discovery camp this summer and we’re partnering together again to do a variety of women’s programs this fall and next year. Our first program is this October and will be for female cancer survivors. Here are the details - please feel free to share with anyone you think might be interested. We’re also planning other retreats and workshops and I’ll share that information here as we have it.

Horses. Hope. Healing for female cancer survivors is a one-day self-discovery and empowerment retreat inspired by equine assisted learning and the book, "Beautiful You: A Daily Guide to Radical Self-Acceptance." Offered at Triple Play Farm in Davidson, North Carolina and led by certified equine specialist Kris Batchelor and author/educator Rosie Molinary, participants will enjoy equine assisted learning activities, journaling, guided discussion, yoga, and art to facilitate self-discovery and embrace self-acceptance.

With a focus on authentic living, the core activities of the day will give participants practical and inspirational tools to more fully enjoy lives of their own imagining. Participants will be introduced to equine assisted learning and self-acceptance principles they can use in their daily lives while enjoying the tranquil setting at Triple Play Farm, a beautiful private equine therapy facility. Morning goodies, lunch, and afternoon snacks will be provided by Jennifer Brule of Finding Tasty.

Horses. Hope. Healing is a practical and inspirational day that provides adult female cancer survivors support and motivation in a safe, non-judgmental, rejuvenating environment. Space is limited to 18 participants.

October 15, 2011 * 8:30 AM until 5 PM * Davidson, North Carolina

Early Bird Registration is $189.00 (includes lunch, snacks, a signed copy of Beautiful You, and a Triple Play Farm shirt) and runs until September 20. Registration after September 20th is $209. A minimum of 12 participants are needed to confirm the retreat.

To register, please contact: Kris Batchelor (kbatchelor@aol.com) at Triple Play Farm (Facebook: Triple Play Farm).

Prior to the retreat, registrants will receive a letter via email with updated information on the retreat and directions to the farm.

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