Join AHA, Inc. and our Title Sponsor, the Temple Grandin Equine Center at Colorado State University, March 9 – 11, 2017 as we host our 6th International Conference in Fort Collins, CO! AHA, Inc. hosts an international conference every other year at locations around the country.  This year’s keynote speaker is not to be missed.  Beth Fisher, PT, PhD, FAPTA, from the University of Southern California will opening on Thursday evening.  She will be sharing with us cutting edge information and insights on Spasticity and Function, relevant to us as rehab professionals and perfect to help us start “Piecing Together our Future” by looking at current paradigms.  Do not miss this groundbreaking event!

Conference Schedule

We have made some adjustments to our conference schedule this year.  We will begin with our Keynote on Thursday evening and end with our Awards Banquet on Saturday evening.  Click here for a Tentative Schedule for March 2017!

Call for Papers

The official “Call for Papers” and “Call for Posters” for the AHA, Inc. 2017 International Conference is here.
We are no longer accepting Papers.  The deadline was September 26th, 2016

The deadline for submissions has past.

Please review the links below with AHA, Inc.’s Terminology and Best Practice Statements.


Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

AHA, Inc. reaches over 1,100 member therapists and other team members, who utilize equine movement as a treatment strategy. AHA, Inc. member therapists work in private practice, and at hospitals, universities, larger clinics and other settings.  They utilize many tools and strategies to offer the best plans of care for their clients.  We are building the best place for them to network with therapy equipment providers, EMS/billing companies, equine products and more!

It is through the support of our sponsors and exhibitors that we are able to make this event the premier educational and networking opportunity not to be missed.  We appreciate the support of all our past sponsors and exhibitors!

We have been growing our exhibit hall and it is become a fun place to network and learn what is available to support the work AHA, Inc. member’s are doing daily.


Learn more about becoming a conference sponsor or conference exhibitor.  You can reach us directly at or 970-980-9674 for answers to any questions about sponsor or exhibitor opportunities, ask for Jacqueline Tiley.


 Conference Location

We hope you will be joining us at the Fort Collins Hilton 425 West Prospect Road  I  Fort Collins CO 80526!

To book your reservation just click this reservation link, rates start at $139/night single and double occupancy for AHA, Inc. Conference Registrants or call 970-482-2626 and requesting the 2017 AHA Meeting rate.  Must book by February 16th to receive the group rate.

Call for Awards

Each year AHA, Inc. hosts an international conference both a therapist and horse are honored for their exceptional work.  This years applications are closed.  These awards are given in honor of those who were pioneers in our field, The Barbara Glasow Award for AHA, Inc. Therapist of the Year is sponsored by the American Hippotherapy Certification Board and The Barbra Heine Award for the AHA, Inc. Horse of the Year.