Retreat Leader and Transformational Coach for Women, Judy Schneider, affectionately known as “The Horse Lady” supports women who have experienced painful, traumatic events, create meaningful and lasting relationships.

Straight from the Horse's Mouth

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About Us

Judith Schneider and her herd of healing horses stand ready to heal mind, body and spirit and open the door to gain clarity and courage. Clients are moved to create the lives they once only dreamed about and find the motivation to take inspired action to become the lead mares in their own lives.

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Our retreats take place at Healing Through Horses in Abiquiu, New Mexico. The high desert is a beautiful place to reflect on your life, restore your spirit and rejuvenate your soul. The peacefulness of the land will assist you as you move into your natural rhythm.

Judy specializes in helping women identify barriers which limit their vision, hopes and dreams. Through gentle exploration women become more aware of their strengths. As a result they feel more empowered to create the life they desire.

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Equine inspired coaching sessions are available for anyone who has a desire to explore limiting perspectives which have influenced their life choices and decisions. We explore the most complex emotional challenges a person may carry.

Judy’s background as a therapist, a certified Equine Gestalt Coach as well as having an extensive understanding of the horse’s ability to tune into a person’s emotional state of being.

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See what people are saying about Healing Through Horses…

Thank you for being such a wonderful coach! You gently push me and don’t let me off the hook – while holding space for the connections to be made and for me to reach the healing and epiphany I need to move forward. You and your herd make a formidable team!


New Mexico