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Horse Riding Therapy (1984)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1984-09-28

Duration: 00:03:23

Subjects: HORSES | Children with disabilities | Health | PHYSICAL THERAPY


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Johnson, Ken Reporter
  • McKee, Sandra Interviewee


This segment from the September 28, 1984, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Ken Johnson’s report on a program that provides horse riding therapy for children with physical disabilities. Johnson reports that riding horses helps the children with their hand-eye coordination, balance, and strength. He interviews Sandra McKee, the director of the program. Host: Beth Courtney