Taking the Scenic Route

Big day for our TV star, Hippotherapy begins

3rd March 2008

Big day for our TV star, Hippotherapy begins

Started out with enjoying the trash being picked up

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Then we went to shoot a commercial for the Autism Walk in April

Zane meets up with an old friend there

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Susan Peters, one of the anchors for our local ABC channel was doing the ad.  The first take Zane tried to take off his shirt, but he did ok after that.  Echolalia and shooting a commercial in front of a crowd of Autistic kids can create some funny outtakes as a phrase gets echoed across several different kids in a wave.  lol.

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Then, his first day of Hippotherapy!

waiting

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excitement builds

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And here he is, doing his stretching.

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Video of his first moments riding

 

 

 

Video of a happy boy

 

 

 

 

This entry was posted on Monday, March 3rd, 2008 at 6:08 PM and is filed under Autistic Life, In the News, OT/Sensory. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

There are currently 2 responses to “Big day for our TV star, Hippotherapy begins”

  1. 1 On March 4th, 2008, schoolofmom said:
       

    Our daughter is on a waiting list for a hippotherapy program. It looks like so much fun!

     
  2. 2 On March 4th, 2008, ShackintheMountains said:
       

    I’m so glad he likes the horseback riding.  I’ve heard a lot of good things about those programs.

    The kids look so cute for the commercial!

     
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