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The Effects of Human-Animal Interaction on Autism Spectrum Disorders (HABRI Central Bibliography)

By Marcy Wilhelm-South

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  • Marcy Wilhelm-South (2018), "The Effects of Human-Animal Interaction on Autism Spectrum Disorders (HABRI Central Bibliography)," http://habricentral.org/resources/62908.

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  1. The use of therapy animals with individuals with autism spectrum disorders

    Book Sections | Contributor(s): Grandin, Temple, Fine, Aubrey H., Bowers, Christine M.

  2. Animal-assisted therapy: a meta-analysis

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Nimer, J., Lundahl, B.

    Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) has been practiced for many years and there is now increasing interest in demonstrating its efficacy through research. To date, no known quantitative review of AAT studies has been published; our study sought to fill this gap. We conducted a comprehensive search of...

  3. Analysis of child-dog play behavior in child psychiatry

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Prothmann, A., Albrecht, K., Dietrich, S., Hornfeck, U., Stieber, S., Ettrich, C.

    Children have a natural affinity for animals and most often communicate with them nonverbally; nonverbal communication is authentic and difficult to influence deliberately. This study examines whether characteristic interaction patterns exist during pet-facilitated therapy with dogs, and whether...

  4. Preference for, and responsiveness to, people, dogs and objects in children with autism

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Prothmann, A., Ettrich, C., Prothmann, S.

    Autism strongly affects the ability to establish social interactions. However, there is some suggestion that people with autism establish close social relationships with nonverbal communicating and intentionally acting animals (such as dogs). In this study, 14 children with autism (3 females, 11...

  5. Factors affecting behavior and welfare of service dogs for children with autism spectrum disorder

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Burrows, K. E., Adams, C. L., Millman, S. T.

    The use of service dogs for children with autism spectrum disorder is a relatively new and growing assistance-dog application. The objectives of this article were to identify and describe the factors influencing an autism service dog's performance and the impact of this type of placement on the...

  6. The effectiveness of simulated developmental horse-riding program in children with autism

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wuang, Yee-Pay, Wang, Chih-Chung, Huang, Mao-Hsiung, Su, Chwen-Yng

  7. Prospective trial of equine-assisted activities in autism spectrum disorder

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kern, J. K., Fletcher, C. L., Garver, C. R., Mehta, J. A., Grannemann, B. D., Knox, K. R., Richardson, T. A., Trivedi, M. H.

  8. Occupational therapy incorporating animals for children with autism: a pilot investigation

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sams, M. J., Fortney, E. V., Willenbring, S.

  9. Innovative autism interventions explored

    Journal Articles

  10. Volitional change in children with autism: a single-case design study of the impact of hippotherapy on motivation

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Taylor, R. R., Kielhofner, G., Smith, C., Butler, S., Cahill, S. M., Ciukaj, M. D., Gehman, M.

  11. The roles that animals can play with individuals with autism

    Book Sections | Contributor(s): Grandin, Temple

  12. What a dog can do: Children with autism and therapy dogs in social interaction

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Solomon, Olga

  13. Can Dogs Prime Autistic Children for Therapy? Evidence from a Single Case Study

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Silva, Karine, Correia, Rita, Lima, Mariely, Magalhães, Ana, de Sousa, Liliana

  14. The effect of therapeutic horseback riding on social functioning in children with autism

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bass, Margaret M., Duchowny, Catherine A., Llabre, Maria M.

  15. Effect of service dogs on salivary cortisol secretion in autistic children

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Viau, R., Arsenault-Lapierre, G., Fecteau, S., Champagne, N., Walker, C. D., Lupien, S.

  16. Sentinels of safety: service dogs ensure safety and enhance freedom and well-being for families with autistic children

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Burrows, K. E., Adams, C. L., Spiers, J.

    Children with autism might display unpredictable and volatile behavior that places them in considerable physical danger and creates stress for the family. Families of autistic children often have limited freedom and experience difficulty with everyday activities. In this qualitative ethology...

  17. Sentinels of safety: service dogs ensure safety and enhance freedom and well-being for families with autistic children

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Burrows, K. E., Adams, C. L., Spiers, J.

    Children with autism might display unpredictable and volatile behavior that places them in considerable physical danger and creates stress for the family. Families of autistic children often have limited freedom and experience difficulty with everyday activities. In this qualitative ethology...

  18. Guinea pigs-The "Small Great" Therapist for Autistic Children, or: Do Guinea Pigs Have Positive Effects on Autistic Child Social Behavior?

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Krskova, L., Talarovicova, A., Olexova, L.

  19. Animal-assisted interventions for individuals with autism

    Books | Contributor(s): Pavlides, Merope

  20. Animal-assisted intervention for autism spectrum disorder: a systematic literature review

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): O'Haire, M. E.

  21. Helping children with ASD through canine-assisted play therapy

    Book Sections | Contributor(s): Vanfleet, Risë, Coltea, Cosmin

  22. Effect of hippotherapy on motor control, adaptive behaviors, and participation in children with autism spectrum disorder: a pilot study

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ajzenman, H. F., Standeven, J. W., Shurtleff, T. L.

  23. Use of assistance and therapy dogs for children with autism spectrum disorders: a critical review of the current evidence

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    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Berry, A., Borgi, M., Francia, N., Alleva, E., Cirulli, F.

  24. The association between therapeutic horseback riding and the social communication and sensory reactions of children with autism

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ward, S. C., Whalon, K., Rusnak, K., Wendell, K., Paschall, N.

  25. Interaction with a therapy dog enhances the effects of social story method in autistic children

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Grigore, A. A., Rusu, A. S.

    This study explored the effects of a combination between two methods that have proved to enhance the social abilities of autistic children - Social Story and Animal Assisted Therapy. The main hypothesis of this investigation was that a naturally enriched social environment (i.e., the presence of...

  26. Therapeutic horseback riding outcomes of parent-identified goals for children with autism spectrum disorder: an ABA' multiple case design examining dosing and generalization to the home and community

    Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Holm, M. B., Baird, J. M., Kim, Y. J., Rajora, K. B., D'Silva, D., Podolinsky, L., Mazefsky, C., Minshew, N.