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Welcome to Flying High Farm

Welcome to Flying High Farm

Welcome to Flying High FarmWelcome to Flying High FarmWelcome to Flying High Farm

March 17, 2020

Flying High Farm is following the governor's orders and 

our physical offices will be closed when schools are closed.  

This means our physical offices are closed through Friday, April 3. 

All sessions will now be telehealth sessions. 

We will reassess this in a few weeks. 

Thank you for your understanding in this uncertain time.


Who We Are

Our Treatment Focus

Our Treatment Focus

Our Treatment Focus

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Flying High Farm is a mental health practice dedicated to children, adolescents and young adults. Through the therapeutic power of animals, the clinicians at Flying High Farm work closely with individuals to build rapport, increase motivation for change, develop and practice positive behaviors and skills, promote effective communication, etc.

Why Animals?

Our Treatment Focus

Our Treatment Focus

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The use of animals is founded not only on the premise that it is easier for a child to project his/her feelings on an animal but also on the animal's faculty for supplying some of the child's need for cuddling, companionship and unconditional acceptance."
(Adapted from Boris Levinson's Pet-Oriented Child Psychotherapy, 1997).

Who We Are Not

Our Treatment Focus

Who We Are Not

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We do not provide the following services:

  • Medication evaluations or prescribing
  • Therapeutic Riding
  • HIppotherapy (physical/occupational therapy with horses)

Our Therapy

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Psychotherapy

Animal Assisted Psychotherapy

Animal Assisted Psychotherapy

Our clinicians utilize a variety of  therapeutic methods to best help individuals living with anxiety, autism, depression, low self-esteem, post traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder and a variety of other conditions.

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Animal Assisted Psychotherapy

Animal Assisted Psychotherapy

Animal Assisted Psychotherapy

Our mission is to optimize the behavioral, emotional and social growth of youth. We incorporate the animals to help establish rapport with clients, to improve compliance with treatment, to maximize the individual's involvement and motivation for treatment. 

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Puzzle Ponies

Animal Assisted Psychotherapy

Puzzle Ponies

Of the children in treatment at Flying High Farm, more than 50% are diagnosed on the Autism Spectrum. This prompted the genesis of Puzzle Ponies, a psychotherapy practice for youth that incorporates ponies to best meet the various needs of this diverse group .

Contact Us

Flying High Farm

611 Leominster Rd., Lunenburg, MA 01462, US

(978) 582-7103 fax 775-582-7103

Hours

Open today

12:00 pm – 08:00 pm