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"But-He'll Fall!": Children with Autism, Interspecies Intersubjectivity, and the Problem of 'Being Social'
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| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Solomon, O.
Cult Med Psychiatry
USC Mrs. T.H. Chan Division of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Southern...
7 Star Therapeutic Riding Center
7 Star Therapeutic Riding Center, a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization, provides equine assisted therapy to physically and mentally challenged individuals. Our highly trained instructors are...
A comparison of the frequency of occurrence of stereotypic behaviors demonstrated by a youth with autism during two recreation activities: Horseback riding and board game play
| Theses | Contributor(s): Brekke, Philip J.
A Compassionate Curriculum Utilizing a Guinea Pig to Help Students Develop Empathy, Responsibility, and Positive Social Interactions
| Theses | Contributor(s): Sinno, Nadia
California State University San Marcos
College of Education, HealthHuman, Services
A Cow's Eye View? Cattle Empathy and Ethics in Screen Representations of Temple Grandin
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Claire Henry
Temple Grandin has been a captivating figure for both animal and disability studies, and for filmmakers. Known for designing more humane livestock handling processes in the US cattle industry, and...
A friend like Henry : the remarkable true story of an autistic boy and the dog that unlocked his world
| Books | Contributor(s): Gardner, Nuala
9781402214066; 1402214065; 9781607513254; 16075132
A golden opportunity for children with autism
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Nieves, J.
A long-term study of children with autism playing with a robotic pet: Taking inspirations from non-directive play therapy to encourage children's proactivity and initiative-taking
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): François, Dorothée, Powell, Stuart, Dautenhahn, Kerstin
Interaction Studies: Social Behaviour and Communication in Biological and Artificial Systems
François, Dorothée, Adaptive Systems Research Group,...
A Manual and Curriculum for the Use of Service Dogs to Support the Social Communication, Behavior, and Academic Development of Students with Autism and Other Disabilities
| Theses | Contributor(s): Kerry Kosmicki
The product for this project is a curriculum for using service dogs in the classroom as a catalyst for improving social communication, behavioral, and academic skills for students, with a focus...
A mother's letter to her son
| Book Sections | Contributor(s): Vranos, Kathleen
The golden bridge : selecting and training assistance dogs for children with social, emotional, and educational challenges
ISBN: 155753408X; 9781557534088; LCCN: 2006-3618
A patient's best friend: dogs assist in recovery of kids, adults at Virginia and D.C. facilities
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wood, D. A.
Nursing Spectrum -- DC, Maryland & Virginia Edition
A proposed study of outcomes for autistic children and their families after participation in a Horse Boy Camp
| Theses | Contributor(s): Jennifer Anne Lockwood
The aim of this proposed study is to explore whether participation in a three day intervention involving horseback riding in nature– a program specifically designed for autistic children and...
A Qualitative Study of the Impact of Equine-Assisted Therapy on Autistic Spectrum Disorders
| Theses | Contributor(s): Cavicchi, Laura Frances
A qualitative study of the perceived health benefits of a therapeutic riding program for children with autism spectrum disorders
| Theses | Contributor(s): Margaret Ann Stickney
Therapeutic horseback riding can be recommended as a useful health promotion intervention for individuals with disabilities who face challenges to optimal health and wellness. This qualitative...
A summative evaluation of a dolphin assisted therapy program for children with special needs
| Theses | Contributor(s): Rachel M. Dilts
This dissertation reviews the literature on the specialty area of dolphin assisted therapy (DAT), a subfield of animal assisted therapy (AAT). To date the literature on the effectiveness of DAT...
Accrediting the Therapeutic Riding Industry
| Theses | Contributor(s): Kelsey Lynch, Shannon Thieme, Julie M. Fagan
Therapeutic horseback riding is used for people with many disabilities through out the country. However, these programs can be quite expensive for the families of the participants. Many programs...
Acquiring a pet dog significantly reduces stress of primary carers for children with autism spectrum disorder: A prospective case control study
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wright, H. F., Hall, S., Hames, A., Hardiman, J., Mills, R., Mills, D. S.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
Wright, H. F., School of Life Sciences, Joseph Banks...
Additional evidence is needed to recommend acquiring a dog to families of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A response to Crossman and Kazdin
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Wright, Hannah F., Hall, Sophie, Mills, Daniel S.
J Autism Dev Disord
Wright, Hannah F., School of Life Sciences, Joseph Banks Laboratories, University of...
Additional evidence is needed to recommend acquiring a dog to families of children with autism spectrum disorder: A response to wright and colleagues
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Crossman, Molly K., Kazdin, Alan E.
Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders
Crossman, Molly K., Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven,...
Alaska Dog Works
Alaska Dog Works has been training therapy dogs for the past decade. At Alaska Dog Works we pride ourselves on all of our training and its many benefits to our clients. But in particular we pride...