Ellen Erdman, PT, DPT, HPCS is Associate Clinical Faculty and Director of Clinical Education at the Institute for Physical Therapy Education, Widener University in Chester, PA. Within her role at Widener, she facilitates placements of DPT students at sites incorporating hippotherapy for both part time and full-time clinical experiences. She teaches hippotherapy concepts to the pediatric elective students and has presented on this topic at the state level and national level. Ellen has published a case study (Erdman E, Pierce S. The use of hippotherapy with a teenage boy s/p traumatic brain injury, a case study. Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2016;28:109-116), is currently developing manuscript describing practice patterns of clinicians who incorporate hippotherapy, has contributed articles to the AHA Magazine, and is a member of the American Hippotherapy Certification Board (AHCB). She is a contract physical therapist at Quest Therapeutic Services, Inc. and a consultant for All Riders Up.