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Pegasus Equine Therapy

A World of Change

Family Operated in Montrose, CO

Healing & Growth with Horses

From Kay Alexander, Licensed Clinical Social Worker & Founder of Pegasus Equine Therapy

Horses capture our hearts and inspire us to freedom, adventure, healing, and friendship.

 

For many years, I provided counseling to people in a traditional office setting, utilizing standard "talk therapy.” When I first heard about horses being used in therapy and recovery, I was skeptical but intrigued. Little did I know the kinds of results I would soon witness.

Our Programs

People of all ages and different challenges in their lives come through our gates at Pegasus Equine Therapy to find solutions and healing through Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP).

 

Our family-run ranch in Montrose County uses the EAGALA model of horse therapy, which involves a licensed mental health therapist, an equine specialist, and a horse or other animal to provide a unique and powerful experience for participants.

Individual and group therapy for

healing and growth

Children and youth

overcoming trauma

Family and divorce

therapy

Veterans and

First Responders

Youth growing

into adulthood

 

Meet the Horses

 

Our Therapy Team

Kay Alexander

Owner of Pegasus Equine Therapy, Kay Alexander, lives with her husband, Ben, on their Alexander Ranch in Southwestern Colorado. Kay holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin. She is a Colorado Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Level II EAGALA (Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association) provider. Kay is a former Colorado State Representative from House District 58 which included six counties in Western Colorado.

Kerissa Taylor

Kerissa Taylor grew up trail riding, training horses and dreaming of owning a ranch.  Between her love for horses and using her time with them as a method of healing from depression as a late teen, equine therapy became part of her own self-care journey. In 2018, she became EAGALA (Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association) certified. Kerissa is currently the Vice President of the Montrose Chapter of Rocky Mountain Farmer’s Union and plays an active role with the Farmer’s Market. 

Contact Us

CONTACT INFORMATION

Kay Alexander, LCSW
Director and Mental Health Therapist,
Pegasus Equine Therapy, LLC.
16659 6250 Road
Montrose, CO 81401
970-596-2493

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