A record number of people participated in the Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning (ESMHL) workshop June 1st through June 4th at GAIT. The 20 participants came from, among other places, Wisconsin, Florida, and Kentucky. Three days of lecture, demos, and role play culminated in an individual skills tests to asses their competence in horsemanship. Everyone passed. The participants came from a variety of backgrounds to enhance their horse savvy for using equines for mental health and education equine services.