Print Page   |   Contact Us   |   Sign In   |   Register
Carolyn J. Miller (Thatcher)
Profile Pages More
Photo Not Available

Last updated: 8/26/2016
Dr. Carolyn Jane Miller (Thatcher)
Level I Instructor
Personal Information
Willowbank Equestrian Center
1811 Concession 1
K0B 1L0  Canada
 [ Map ]
877-434-4540 (Phone)
613-402-4875 (Mobile)
Visit My Website »
Professional Information
Willowbank Equestrian Center
Owner/Operator and Instructor
1811 Concession 1
K0B 1L0  Canada
 [ Map ]
613-673-4875 (Phone)
613-673-4875 (Fax)
Visit Website »
Additional Information
  CEF & CanTRA Instructor
Centered Riding Instructor Level 1
  Dressage (Through 4th FEI Level), Hunt Seat (Flat and Low Fences), Eventing (Novice), Western (Equitation, Trail), Recreational Riding (Advanced), Driving (Basic), Therapeutic Coaching for Disabled Rider Competitions, to Para-Equestrian level.).

PhD Cancer Research,1969, PDF Royal Marsden Hospital, Pollard's Wood Research Station, Molecular Genetics, 1970-71
Owner, Willowbank Farm, 1972
Asst. Research Prof Community Medecine, Faculty of Medicine, Ottawa University, 1972-3
Certified CEF Instructor, 1979
Daily riding under a Reiter of the Spanish School, Vienna, 1986
Retired to Willowbank, 1999
Certified CanTRA Therapeutic Riding Instructor, 1999
Owner/Operator/Instructor, Willowbank Equestrian Center, 1999-2014
Interdisciplinary Delivery of Therapeutic Riding, by Health Sciences Students, Ottawa University and Champlain Health District; results published at X111 International Congress for Therapeutic Riding "Body, Mind and Spirit", Germany.
Certified Centered Riding Instructor Level 1, 2010.
Centered Riding Instructor Update, 2012
Social/Volunteer Organizations
Member, AnglicanCommunion
More Information
Injuries over the years: '70s Slipped T5 disc for third time, and took up riding for strength; '80s clean break R femur; spiral fracture L femur, fracture base of fibula, displaced talus, neural damage L foot; '90s compression fracture of 3 vertebrae, T12-L1, L2-L3, L5-S. Difficulty posting - get thrown high off saddle. OK sitting. Some improvement posting from adjusting seat and stirrup length, to bring seat bones closer to in-line under hip joint. Flexibility somewhat reduced, but better than most 75 year olds! Actively teaching !
Have developed an interdisciplinary approach to facilitated learning, incorporating principles derived from knowledge of the autonomic nervous system. Copy separate.
Community Search
Sign In

Forgot your password?

Haven't registered yet?


Other Clinics/Events
Dongen, The Netherlands
Nelleke Deen

2/11/2017 » 2/12/2017
Open Clinic
Ferndale, California, USA
Susan Strong Kelley

2/17/2017 » 2/18/2017
Open Clinic
Dongen, The Netherlands
Nelleke Deen

Latest News
Featured Members