Joshua J. Marine

"Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful."

BE HERD LLC is a comprehensive therapy practice dedicated to supporting committed equestrians achieve their goals. It is our top priority to decrease the stigma of mental health and provide a safe space. BE HERD aims to do the work to address life beyond the show ring to create meaningful & sustainable changes for each of our clients. Through a holistic approach and fresh perspective, our priority is to allow your ability to shine, not your anxiety.

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Brianna Hammerman MA, LPC received her Masters degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Colorado Denver. Her professional counseling career began in 2010 treating eating disorders, severe trauma and providing family therapy. Her clinical education continued when she became certified as an Equine Assisted Psychotherapist Mental Health provider and Equine Specialist. Through her personal and professional experiences, Brianna understands the nuanced needs of equestrians. In creating BE HERD, she combines her insight and training to provide mental health & wellness support to this unique community. 

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Brianna recognizes the anxieties and struggles that come with being dedicated to an industry that prioritizes exclusivity and success above all else. At BE HERD, the team gets it- they understand how important your equestrian identity is and the impact it has on other areas of life. Brianna's experience competing on local and national circuits provides a unique understanding of the clients' needs while remaining supportive of their goals.

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