Kris Robins

Kris Robins

Clinical Social Worker & Member, Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers

Kris Robins has been participating in programs that pair horses with men and women who are experiencing post traumatic stress injuries since 2012. She has been volunteering in Monty Roberts’ Horse Sense and Healing Program and has had the pleasure of assisting Monty with the development of the program’s guidebook as well as doing numerous training events for the Certified Instructors and staff. Kris is an organizational development trainer and consultant in private practice. She teaches for a variety of Colleges and Universities and has invited many senior leaders & employees to study advanced leadership principles while working in the round pen with equine instructors. Kris and her husband, Doug live in Grande Prairie, Alberta and spend most of their free time with their four-legged boys who continue to teach them about the remarkable capacities of horses.

Favorite Quote:

The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse’s ears,” Arabian Proverb

The Horse as Healer

Covered Arena

“The Horse as Healer – A look at why horses can make therapeutic inroads even when humans cannot.” Horse-to-Human Counselling is often far more effective than Human-to-Human Counselling.