Amy Kievit Barrett
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy
Amy Barrett is the owner of Strides in Wellness, LLC. Amy is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a PATH Certified Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Hobart and William Smith Colleges and her Masters in Social Work from UConn School of Social Work. She has provided therapy in an extended day treatment program and schools, but found her calling with Equine Assisted Psychotherapy. Amy is trained in Natural Lifemanship and enjoys incorporating the therapeutic benefits of horses into her practice. Amy has been a volunteer at Shepard Meadows for many years and is thrilled to now be practicing at this location. In her spare time Amy enjoys traveling, exercising, and baking.