‘Transform Trauma and Return To Love.’
Conscious Rider: RIDING MISSION – ‘Learning to Ride, Consciously with Calm, Strength and Joy.’
Based in Austin Texas, Katharine Turner Mays, provides kind, focused riding solutions for all riders from all riding genres, as a Dressage trainer, instructor, animal psychic, clinician and trauma coach. “I am grateful to have started my journey with horses at two years old. I have learnt from tough energetic ponies, skilled calm hunter jumpers and some gentle humanitarian horse experts. Riding sessions at Conscious Rider involve ways to nurture a calm, joyful and productive relationship with your lesson horse and yourself, as you explore the finer points of Dressage and groundwork.
”Katharine applies the concept of a friendly, trust-based, two-way communication system to riding. An all round holistic approach, includes catching your lesson horse, grooming, tacking up, work-in-hand as well as groundwork such as halter-work and lunging.
Sessions are 90 mins twice a month. Monthly fee is $400.
Conscious Rider one to one sessions suit people who love horses, nature and riding. Appreciating a mindful approach to all three.
Conscious Rider facilities include a cool, shaded 100′ x 50′ covered arena. Compost bathroom and a changing room. Vibrant nature; 750 acres of shaded trails were we hone our riding skills and enjoy spontaneous adventure.
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Since slowly healing her own trauma, following sobriety in 1989, Katharine has been in service to clients transforming trauma since 2000. She has developed a powerful method for transforming triggers which can involve the horses, depending on each clients wishes. This method helps clients go from stress, depression and fear Returning to Love and Stillness or Peace.
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