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Present Tense Awareness © Equine Assisted Learning (EAL) FAQ’s:

Present Tense Awareness © Equine Assisted Learning (EAL)  FAQ’s: “What is PTA\ EAL & Horse Whispering?”  PTA© Natural Horsemanship & EAL was developed by a renowned pediatrician, and a Board Certified Family Health Counselor & Equine Specialist, with over 30 years of experience working with horses and children.  The PTA© horse whispering program provides children and adults with a safe, non-judgmental…read more →

Equine Assisted Learning & Animal Assisted Therapy that ends family strife

Present Tense Awareness (PTA)© Equine Assisted Learning & Animal Assisted Therapy @ The Green School in Sagaponack, New York  July 2016 Master Horse & Child Whisperers Karin Yapalater, Board Certified Integrative Family Health Counselor, and renowned pediatrician Dr. Greg Yapalater, founders of Park Avenue Integrative Health Practitioners have teamed up with The Green School to offer Equine Assisted Learning (EAL)…read more →

Parenting coach makes house calls in NYC & Hamptons

Karin Yapalater is a Board Certified Health Counselor and Parenting Coach who serves many local Hamptons and Manhattan families.  A decade ago, she began making house calls year round, in addition to her office based sessions, to uniquely and effectively help families continue the good work of teaching life skills, effective communication,  and problem solving at home.  She works collaboratively…read more →

Women’s Empowerment Fall Retreat November 6-8, 2014

Women’s Empowerment What does it mean to be “Empowered”? Self-empowerment in its simplest form means taking charge of your own life, at home, in your work place, with your colleagues, with your subordinates, with your superiors, with your body, with your health. Empowerment is a multidimensional process to gain control over our own lives. When we come from an empowered state,…read more →

Coping with Family Conflict

Communication can easily break down in times of conflict especially with those we care about the most. Misunderstandings can easily occur that can cause each member of a family to become defensive or reactive. In times of conflict people can become confused between what will help and what will hurt. Family members can easily misunderstand one another or jump to…read more →

Self confidence is an inside job

How do you feel about yourself? Are you connecting how you feel with your grades in school, or the credentials and degrees you do or do not have? Is your confidence tied to financial success or the material possessions you own or wish you had? Meeting life’s challenges without feeling victimized, and taking self responsibility is a choice you have…read more →

Private & Strictly Confidential Recovery Support Services for High Profile Individuals and their families NYC

Are you or someone you know or love a High Profile Individual who is suffering from Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, OCD or an Eating Disorder and unable to take time off from work or school to attend out patient or Residential Treatment for Support with Recovery? Do you want the best Private, Confidential, and Individualized Recovery Support team available in NYC?…read more →

Are you – or is someone close to you – struggling with food, alcohol or substance abuse?

Life can be traumatic. We’re all given our share of jagged pills to swallow. Life can be challenging. Without good tools, in an effort to cope with stress at school, home or work, many can derail. The road that leads to acting out with substances is often traumatic, and littered with loneliness, confusion, despair, frustrations and disappointments. Shining light on…read more →

Coping with Family Conflict

Communication can easily break down in times of conflict especially with those we care about the most. Misunderstandings can easily occur that can cause each member of a family to become defensive or reactive. In times of conflict people can become confused between what will help and what will hurt. Family members can easily misunderstand one another or jump to…read more →

A guarantee of clarity, self worth, security…pretty useful stuff.

Follow the signs along the way. If they have led you here, take note. You are receiving nothing less than an invitation to experience clarity, self-worth, security. Oh really… What’s going on?! Recently a client I’ve been working with for a short time asked me why she was suddenly feeling so good. “What’s going on?!” she wanted to know. ”I…read more →