Dr. Faten Salah

General Manger

LEDS - Balance Center

I have a PhD in cognitive Psychology, and is currently a doctorate candidate in Counseling and Psychotherapy with Middlesex University, London. Member of the British Psychological Society BPS, and a member of the UKCP. General director of Learning and Development Educational service LEDS company. Founder of the Balance Center for Equine assisted Therapy. The first Arab Equine assisted psychotherapist from EAGALA organization. International trainer and representative of Kagan Cooperative Learning Program and Publishing from Kagan USA. Has developed different programs for youth, leaders, schools, and corporates including: “AlMahira” for empowering women in leadership, “Leading from the heart” retreat for leaders, “Balance Approach” for neurotypical conditions such as ADHD and autism, “Tamaan” program for psychological resilience and neuroplasticity. Contributed with Tuhoon application to offer a full program about resilience incorporating neuroscience, psychology, psychotherapy, and education into scientific based tools to be accessed by Arabic audience everywhere. For more info, courses, and projects: https://linktr.ee/fatensalah https://www.instagram.com/faten.balance/


Wellbeing Space

15 November 2022 | 15:00 - 15:20 | English///Arabic | Using Equine assisted learning and therapy with neuropsychiatric disorders (ADHD, Autism, PTSD..etc)

The presentation will highlight the results achieved at Balance center in Jeddah-Saudi Arabia using Equine assisted therapy for children with neuropsychiatric disorders such as ADHD and Autism. A tried and tested, easy to follow, science-based well researched Equine Assisted Intervention that achieves social, behavioural, and academic goals through repatterning the brain, and calming the nervous system through nature and movement supervised by certified therapists and with the help of horses.