Shelley Rosenberg

My Horses, My Healers Sanctuary

2021 International Equine Summit

Where people come to speak about their best practices. Equine facilitated Education in all its forms. Centered Riding, veterinary  care, The latest in education for how to bill insurance. Sand play therapy, What is your client bringing to the session? How to start an Equine program. Training of all kinds of animals not just horses. Art Therapy, Cranial Therapy, Equine Dentistry so many more.

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2017 International Equine Summit

October 7, 2017 - October 9, 2017

My Horses My Healers, Inc.  is hosting an unrivaled event to reconnect with yourself, your horses and to build a supportive community.

Date: October 7-9

Location: Apache Springs Ranch, Sonoita, Arizona


  • 3-day pass – $500
  • 2-day pass – $400
  • 1-day pass – $200

Ticket includes all activities (food and accommodation additional, see Accommodations section for packages and recommendations) Click here to purchase tickets. My Horses My Healers Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3) making $400 of the $500 ticket cost, tax deductible. My Horses My Healers is a animal rescue sanctuary the helps both animals and humans heal from life’s wounds.   Workshops are held each year to help individuals discover themselves. For more information on upcoming workshops scheduled, visit


Who is this event for?

We are delighted to host this gathering to bring together everyone who loves or works with horses and has an interest in expanding their experience in the equine field. All are welcome—equine practitioners, equestrians, professionals, trainers, equine facilitated learning instructors, psychotherapists, horse-led personal/leadership development specialists, academics, animal/human bond researchers, any discipline or modality including (without limitation) EAGALA, PATH, Eponaquest, EAHAE, EGE—anyone with an interest in horses.

Where will it be?

Apache Springs is a stunning 130 acre historic ranch in the high desert. It is the place where Linda Kohanov expanded and developed the Eponaquest approach and trained many instructors. With fabulous facilities (a covered arena, an open arena, 3 round pens, a beautiful conference room, comfortable sleeping accommodations, a restaurant and dining room) and taking place during the beautiful Arizona fall (warm by day and cool at night), this ground-breaking event will be fertile ground for meaningful collaboration.

Here’s what you can expect:

Demonstrations, workshops and lectures from the field of Equine Facilitated Learning, as well as equine health and management presentations.


Highlights will include:

  • Experience cutting-edge equine assisted learning, leadership or therapy with expert facilitators and instructors
  • Discover new tools and activities to add to your own programs
  • Reconnect with old friends or colleagues and make new contacts
  • Be inspired by your peers and connect into a like-minded community

Schedule of Events:

Note: The schedule is subject to change based upon the needs of the conference and the facility.


Apache Springs:     SOLD OUT – You may contact Apache Springs Ranch to request being added to the waiting list

Single room with shared bath is $150 per night. More luxurious accommodation is also available – please inquire for details. These rooms will be allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis so reserve your place now by emailing

Off-Site Housing Options:

Are you interested in sharing accommodations or transportation from the airport to the event? If you are, please contact Shelley Rosenberg.  Contact information is below.

Hacienda da Sonoita (Tom):   (520) 455-5308

Rancho Milagro Bed and Breakfast:  Tel: 520 455 0380

Stage Stop In:  520-394-2211 Sonoita Inn:  (520) 455-5935

The Last Stand Guest Ranch:  (520) 829-4304

The Xanadu (Karen):   (520) 455-0050   SOLD OUT

Cross Creek Cottages (Regina):   (520) 394-2356   SOLD OUT

Food Plan – Required for Conference Attendees:

Meal Plan is $65 per day for guests staying offsite (this includes lunch and dinner, and is a requirement for all attendees attending the summit) Food restrictions are limited to Gluten free and Vegetarian. Please contact Alain Garcia at for purchase. (DEADLINE is August 1st 2017) Note:  Alain will contact you if you are staying at the ranch with your meal plan price.

Contact Details:

If you have questions, would like further information or would like to speak about the summit please call or email: +1 520-419-6467 or Shelley Rosenberg, Riding Focused Practitioner   If you love horses and want to ShareLearn and Experience, come and collaborate with us!  There are no refunds to donations made to My Horses, My Healers, Inc.




October 7, 2017
October 9, 2017
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Apache Springs Ranch, Sonoita, Arizona
Gardner Canyon Rd
Sonoita, 85637 United States
520 419 6467


Shelley Rosenberg