Elmhirst’s Resort Offers Guests The Mane Intent Equine Experience

“As a corporate team building exercise or for personal growth – The Mane Intent offers a truly inspiring experience. Jennifer Garland’s artful facilitation and the gentle energy of her equine partners are a powerful combination – and its offered up in a beautiful setting! Highly recommend it.” Bernie We’re pleased to announce that Elmhirst’s Resort

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The Art of Driving: 7 Things Harder’s Herd Taught Us About Leadership

I’ve always loved draft horses.  The Mane Intent herd includes two beautiful Clydesdales – Samson and Raven — who make a great team. My husband, Chris, and I recently had an opportunity to work with another wonderful team of ‘heavies’ at a Central Ontario Draft Horse Workshop hosted by Jackie and Owen Harder of Harder’s Heritage

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The Fulcrum Advantage: Engaging Your Whole Self in Business and Life

“Today, the defining skills of the previous era — the ‘left-brain’ capabilities that powered the Information Age — are necessary but no longer sufficient. And the capabilities we once disdained or thought frivolous — the ‘right-brain’ qualities of inventiveness, empathy, joyfulness, and meaning — increasingly will determine who flourishes and who flounders. For individuals, families,

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Connecting the Herd with Trent University’s Emotion and Health Researchers

“As EI researchers, we need to do more work using different experiential approaches to teaching emotional and social competencies. Our visit was a reminder to me that an exciting and very unique pathway for teaching EI-related competencies is utilizing the special relationships that can form between humans and horses.” Dr. James Parker, Emotion and Health

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The Mane Intent Receives $5,000 in Funding from Peterborough Economic Development

“We are proud to showcase the talented entrepreneurs of the B.L.A.S.T. Top 16 in 2016. Our team designed this pilot project to address a specific need in the market: a program for older entrepreneurs. We look forward to continuing to celebrate the successes of these entrepreneurs.” Rhonda Keenan, President & CEO, Peterborough Economic Development “The

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Canadian Health Recovery Centre Now Refers Its Clients to The Mane Intent

“Personally and professionally, I am thrilled to have found Jennifer Garland and her business, The Mane Intent. Jennifer’s style and demeanour immediately impressed me. She exudes kindness, sensitivity, passion and professional boundaries. Initially our Clinical Services staff attended a facilitated equine experiential learning session to better understand how our clients might benefit from this unique

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