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Mental Health

Southern Reins Center for Equine Therapy collaborates with Memphis Art Therapy and Behavior Services of the Mid-South to provide mental health services at the farm. 


Art Therapy and Art & Equine Workshops are offered at our facility in partnership with Memphis Art Therapy and Kerry Curtis, LMFT, ATR-BC. Kerry is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Tennessee, board-certified and registered art therapist, certified EMDR clinician, certified hypnotherapist, and certified child and adolescent cognitive-behavioral therapist. She has been in practice for over fifteen years and has created trauma and anxiety programs throughout the country. Her practice is held via telehealth or at Southern Reins Center for Equine Therapy.

For more information, visit, or contact Kerry Curtis, LMFT, AATR-BC at


Behavior Services of the Mid-South is the area’s leading provider of site-based behavioral and mental health services; providing state-of-the-art, trauma-informed solutions to removing roadblocks to success. Services are provided to children, adolescents, adults, and businesses and include individual sessions, small group sessions, team building programs, and trauma programming. 

For more information, contact Susan Elswick, EdD LCSW, at or call 901-484-3546.


Southern Reins Center for Equine Therapy is a Premier Accredited Center by the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.). PATH Intl. premier accreditation assists the public in selecting quality centers that deliver safe equestrian services and certifies that a member organization has achieved industry standards for equine-assisted services for individuals with special needs. Southern Reins is the only Premier Accredited Center in the greater Memphis area and is one of only three in the state of Tennessee, joining the top tier of centers across the country who have received premier accredited status. 

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