Come with a goal. Come with curiosity. Come to be.

Willow Equine offers counseling & leadership development, with horses, focused on reducing the impact of trauma, while rediscovering authenticity, confidence and trust. 

Horse in a field. North Carolina Equine Therapy

Are you:

  • Desiring clarity in life, perhaps looking at what is NOT working?
  • Allowing yourself the time in an emotionally safe space to be curious?
  • Excited to step forward on a deepened & accelerated Path to Healing?
  • Ready to engage in an innovative and effective form of healing?

The answer is YES and horses are your agent for change! Willow Equine offers an innovative, ground-based approach to:

Experiences with horses promotes more effective change with more rapid growth as compared to traditional clinical and psycho-educational approaches. The experiential nature of working with horses, engages clients in their own healing/learning process. Clients reach solutions squarely on their own terms. Time spent with the horses is proven to be the most powerful approach to helping clients achieve and sustain personal and professional growth!

Services we offer at Willow Equine for counseling and leadership
Horse gazing.
North Carolina Equine Therapy - Willow Equine workshops
Willow Equine recently added a NEW Healing Space, the primary location for Reiki sessions! Reiki is a form of energy healing that leads to a decrease in symptoms related to anxiety, mood disorders, sleep disorders, and stress. It also relieves pain, promote relaxation, and improve self-esteem. This Healing Space was designed to utilize Reiki in conjunction with a clients’ time with the horses and for individualized Reiki sessions. Learn More about Reiki
Services we offer at Willow Equine for counseling and leadership
Our Sincere Thanks to Purple Heart Homes for partially donating and delivering The Healing Space.
A Heartfelt Gratitude to Laura Sullivan Roach from Goose & Guinea Nashville for her design magic!
North Carolina Equine Therapy - Willow Equine workshops


Soul to Sole Connection Offers Equine-therapy to Help Military
Mooresville Tribune

“Because of COVID-19, mental health is currently a huge topic, and Soul to Sole Connection is dedicated to providing counseling in a unique, out-of-the-box way for members of the military, their families and their caregivers.” READ MORE HERE.

Willow Equine Uses Horses for Therapy in Mooresville
Spectrum Local News

“Willow Equine therapy in Mooresville uses horses as therapy to treat veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, people with mental or physical disabilities, and people who need an outlet for stress” READ MORE HERE.


Putting the Pieces Back Together Podcast – Episode 17: Katie Stankiewicz with Soul to Sole Connection 

Putting the Pieces Back Together is a radio show hosted by Veterans and seeks to provide a space where Veterans and communities can connect, be heard, grow, heal, and ultimately put the pieces back together. Join John Gallina and Brad Borders of Purple Heart Homes every Tuesday morning on Putting the Pieces Back Together!


The Arenas of Change (ARCH) thought process applies a story framework that our Professional Facilitators utilize as we support our clients. This enhances the psychological safety, while accelerating the process. Willow Equine is a founding member, with designations in Mental Health, Military, & Coaching!

The Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (Eagala) has an experiential framework that allows clients the latitude to discover, learn, and grow from the horse/human relationship. Willow Equine’s professional facilitators are Eagala Certified with their Military Designation.