Women, horses and healing: Veterans find therapy at retreat

How would you like to spend a couple of restful, worry-free days on a scenic New Hampshire farm where you can pet a lamb or a friendly goat, ride a horse, gather eggs from the hen house, or just go for a walk in the woods? “When I first got there I was sort of depressed and withdrawn,” said 58-year-old Karen Romanelli, one of nearly a dozen women Veterans who spent a weekend at Touchstone Farm. “I went off by myself and just started walking around the farm, looking at everything, all the horses, the chickens and the little animals … Continue reading Women, horses and healing: Veterans find therapy at retreat