I recently had the honor of being a guest on Karen Rohlf's Horse Training in Harmony podcast. Karen is an exceptional teacher and trainer and puts an emphasis on developing a relationship based on connection with your horse. Plus, she's a delightful person! I hope you enjoy our...
Did you know that YOU get to decide who you are?
Not your parents, teachers, siblings, friends, coworkers, or random people on the internet.
But most of us don’t realize that. We’ve let others shape us and decide who we are. We create our identities, often at a young...<![CDATA[ // ]]>
Let's talk about how you - and your horse - can effortlessly improve your movement and well-being. Despite aging, injuries or even limiting beliefs!
Here's what you can learn in this episode:
1. Keeping Mobility, Flexibility, Balance and Confidence Despite Aginng or Injury (or...
This episode will introduce a novel way to improve shoulder movement in you and your horse. And it's all about working with the rib cage!
Mary will describe the innovative way she helps humans and horses overcome ligament and tendon injuries and restore free, healthy movement to...
Want to move with greater ease AND feel happier too? You're in luck! Feldenkrais Method movement lessons not only help improve posture, flexibility and balance, but may help you cultivate greater happiness, optimism and wellbeing too.
In this episode, Mary explains how...<![CDATA[ // ]]>
In this episode, I'll share key...
You've probably have heard that if you want to improve, you have to push beyond your comfort zone. You're encouraged to go to your maximum, to develop more willpower.
But is that approach REALLY serving you?
In this episode, learn when it's more effective to stay WITHIN your range...<![CDATA[ // ]]>
Did you know that you can improve your movement simply by changing the very beginning of a movement? You can develop better body awareness and improve your coordination simply by pausing and changing the very BEGINNING of a movement.
This applies to any movement that you do,...
“After recovering from four severed ligaments in my knee and my fibula broken in three places after being dragged by a horse, I was walking, but limping and in pain daily. My pain would rotate from my knee, to my lower leg, then alternate feet. This went on for months and I wondered how to...
Do you rely on muscle memory to mount your horse without thinking about all the steps involved? Do you use muscle memory to post the trot or navigate a course?
In this episode, I explain why muscle memory is NOT helping you ride better. In fact, thinking about muscle memory can...<![CDATA[ // ]]>
- Feldenkrais® for Riders videos: https://www.marydebono.com/rider.
- DF cheat sheet on How to Create Your Confidence Anchor:https://www.marydebono.com/anchorconfidence
- Join our free FB group, "Happy, Healthy Horsewomen."
Would you like to be a more confident,...<![CDATA[ // ]]>
Some habits are really useful. Other habits can be detrimental to ourselves and our horses. In this episode, you'll learn how your habits of movement and posture can contribute to stiffness, back pain, imbalances and even spinal damage!
You'll learn simple ways to break out of...