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Region 8 Conference
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Region 8 Conference
The PATH Intl. Region 8 Conference is August 4-6, 2017 in Ward, Arkansas. Registration is open now! Click here to register.

If you have information you would like to see in our newsletter, please email it to Shannon at region8rep@pathintl.org.
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From Your Region Rep   
Hello Region 8 and Welcome Summer! My name is Shannon Middleton, and I am your PATH Intl. Region 8 Representative. I hope I can be of service to you and help in any way to assist you along your road to success in equine-assisted activities and therapies.  Please feel free to contact me at region8rep@pathintl.org   or call me at (512) 633-3151. 

Each PATH Intl. center in our region should have received an email from me about our upcoming PATH Intl. Region 8 Conference in Ward, Arkansas August 4th-6th. It is sponsored by the Lone Star Therapeutic Equestrian Network (LSTEN) and hosted by Beyond Boundaries. If you haven't registered yet, please click here  to register. Watch the PATH Intl. website, the LSTEN website and the PATH Intl. Region 8 Facebook page for updates! We are looking forward to many great learning opportunities, fantastic presentations, meeting up with old friends and making new ones!
attendees at Oklahoma state meeting Oklahoma State Meeting --  On June 10th, Oklahoma held their state meeting at Right Path Riding Academy in Drumright, OK. Presentations included Therapeutic Taping for Therapeutic Riding, What Makes Your Riders "Special," A Special Ed Teacher's Perspective, Riding Through Transition, and The Horse Sense of Grant Writing. Kudos to the PATH Intl. State Chairs and Right Path Riding Academy for hosting a wonderful meeting! (Please see the Oklahoma State News for more information on their State Meeting).
State Chairs
Speaking of State Chairs . . .please meet our amazingly talented Oklahoma State Chairs, Natalea Watkins and Cathryn Christensen. These two women follow their state's motto, Labor Omnia Vincit  or Labor Conquers All Things , by working hard for our industry that they definitely love. Click here to read about Natalea and Cathryn!
State News
Arkansas News        Oklahoma News        Texas News
PATH Intl. Resources  
Do you know any special education teachers in your community? PATH Intl. has a campaign to reach them with information about equine-assisted activities and therapies. You can download articles and a fact sheet for special educators here.

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