An Army Veteran Takes His Next Step—with the Help of a Horse

Season 5
Aired on 02/03/2013 | CC
Army veteran Brian Mancini has been using equine therapy—a practice that uses specially trained horses to help improve a person's physical and emotional states—to help him cope with post-traumatic stress disorder. Now, he's taking the next step in an exercise called therapeutic riding. Watch what happens when Brian gets on a horse for the first time. Plus, see how Brian's doing today and get Jonas Elrod's thoughts on his time with Brian.