What We Do

WEST's mission is using horses to teach people how to bend, not break. WEST's equine partners teach the principles of resiliency which include:

  • A strong work ethic

  • Positive attitude

  • Good communication skills

  • Time management abilities

  • Problem-solving skills

  • Acting as a team player

  • Self confidence

  • Self awareness and presence

  • Leadership

  • Assertiveness

  • Ability to accept and learn from criticism

  • Flexibility/adaptability

  • Working well under pressure