Jaimee Hartley – Therapeutic Riding Instructor & Professional Trainer

Jennifer Yudow -  Program Administrator and Head Therapeutic Riding Instructor

Lynn Joyner  - Therapeutic Riding Instructor

Horse Sense and Sensitivity  ●  PO Box 2301  ●   Jacksonville, FL 32203-2301  ●   904-257-6612   ●  horsesensejax@gmail.com

Jennifer  is the Program Administrator and Head Therapeutic horseback riding instructor for HSS and has over 7 years experience teaching therapeutic riding.  She has over 40 years experience working with horses and horseback riding. Jennifer has completed the PATH International training courses and workshops for therapeutic riding instructor. She is responsible for handling all participant intake, the scheduling of classes and the coordination of volunteers and horses used in our programs. Jennifer is certified in Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED.

Lynn has been with HSS for over 5 years. She started as a dedicated volunteer and became passionate about our programs, our participants, and our horses.  Lynn worked with Jennifer for over 6 months to learn the roles and responsibilities of being a therapeutic riding instructor.  She also completed some courses specific to understanding and teaching individuals with special needs.  Lynn completed  her second year as a therapeutic riding instructor with HSS in September 2018.  Lynn brings a tremendous amount of creativity to our programs by constantly adding new games, activities and obstacle challenges for our participants.   She is certified in Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED. 

Instructors

Jaimee has worked with horses most of her life, and trained children and adults in all disciplines of riding for over 13 years.  Her many accolades include USHJA Emerging Athlete Participant, USHJA Florida Outreach Gold Medalist and Year-End Championship Awards and Medal winner for most of Florida’s Show Circuits. She has trained with US Olympians, both International and Nation Renown Professionals. Her true love and passion is equine-assisted Therapeutic Riding programs for our special needs community. Jaimee has extensive education and on-site training through PATH International (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship), the accrediting organization in North America. Jaimee is certified  adult and pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED certified.