Wholeness Healing Today

Embracing Life Through Horses byKacey Woodliff, Guest Contributor

Hello! My name is Kacey and I would like to introduce myself! I live in Broken Bow, NE and I am an Equine Gestalt Coaching Method – Certified Practitioner. Now you are probably thinking an Equine what? An Equine Gestalt Coaching Method – Certified Practitioner is a “Life Coach” who is certified in working with horses, to help people deal with and face difficult issues and create positive growth and change in their lives. We help people find clarity and become inspired and motivated to live happier, more fulfilling lives.

Okay, that sounds great, but now you may be wondering, why “with horses”? Horses are very insightful animals. They are believed to be deeply connected to humans with their ability and willingness to help us humans and guide us out of our struggles and back into our best light. This is remarkable. The founder of the Equine Gestalt Coaching Method speaks of horses in this way: “Horses touch and (their) mere presence can heal us and give us insight and connection. I believe horses were put on this earth to help humans heal. I stand in service of the horse to assist them to communicate with us as we are learning to receive from them.” (Melisa Pearce)

Here at my EGCM business, which is called Embracing Life Through Horses, I specialize in, but am not limited to, helping women, teens and emergency service providers. Please keep in mind that this is NOT therapeutic riding; it is more focused on mental and emotional health and healing. No horse experience is required, and if you are afraid of horses, that is okay also!

I am extremely excited to be doing this healing work with my horses and am blessed to have the opportunity to offer it to the people of central Nebraska. It is undoubtedly remarkable what these horses can do to help people. I hope we can get the opportunity to share it with you!

If you would like more information please feel free to call me at 308-870-3159 or email me at info@embracinglifethroughhorses.com. You can also look us up at www. embracinglifethroughhorses.com or join us on Facebook at www.facebook. com/embracinglifethroughhorses

The following are testimonials from recent participants: “Kacey helped me find the root of my pain/numbness around things that I have been holding onto my whole life. She gave me the space to let it all out, without judgment. She brings positivity to everyone she works with.” Lindsey S. – Chivington, CO.

“Kacey and her horses at Embracing Life Through Horses were able to skillfully navigate me from confusion and overwhelm to clarity and gratitude. Her creative coaching brought me true understanding – truly the most unique and effective experience I’ve had.” Heather W. – Kigwah Island, SC.

“Kacey has a bright, energetic coaching style. She really has a solid and trusting relationship with her horses that shows up in the arena. I would highly recommend Kacey at Embracing Life Through Horses to anyone looking to improve their lives.” Emily D. – Cheyenne, WY.

“Kacey’s personality and vitality makes her work as a coach such a powerful combination. She has a knack of getting to the core while allowing you the space to feel safe in the process. I highly recommend Kacey at Embracing Life Through Horses.” Wayne M. – Alberta, CAN.

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  • Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner
    Licensed Professional Counselor
    Advanced Clinical HypnoTherapist

  • Deb England began working part-time for Wholeness Healing Center in September 2004 and began full-time in May 2005. Deb practices primarily in the Broken Bow office and one day a week in the Grand Island office. Previously she had completed her practicum and internship at Morning Star Alliance, working in the Broken Bow and Grand Island offices.


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