Membership associations provide important resources, networking, and educational opportunities for those interested in providing animal-assisted, equine-assisted, or nature-based activities or therapies.

The American Hippotherapy Association, Inc. (AHA)

Animal Assisted Intervention International

The Association for Experiential Education 

The Association of Nature & Forest Therapy Guides & Programs

The Equine-Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA)

Equine Experiential Education Association (E3A) 

Federation of Horses in Education and Therapy International (HETI)

International Society for Animal Assisted Therapy

Pet Partners

The Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship, Intl. (PATH Intl.) 

Know of other membership associations that should be included on this list? Please let us know by contacting Kali Welch.