PATH Certified Therapeutic Riding and Driving Instructor
Leslie Paradise has been instructing therapeutic riding for the special needs community for over 14 years. She got her start when she herself had a therapeutic experience with horses during her own grief recovery. She then started volunteering at a therapeutic center learning much about those with special needs and then started an intensive learning program about horses riding and instruction.
In 1998, Leslie completed her PATH therapeutic riding instructor training and certification and began instructing. Leslie also developed a passion for driving horses. In 2000, she purchased her beloved miniature horse Rebel and began driving with exhibition driving teams performing is several parades including the prestigious tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena California! In 2005, Leslie became a PATH certified driving instructor and enjoys adding this venue to serve her special needs clients.