Smart Pups is an Australian Charity organisation training Assistance Dogs for Special Needs Children. The Smart Pups are task-specific Assistance Dogs trained to improve the quality of life for children with Autism and Seizure related syndromes. As well as...
New Directions in Canine Assisted Therapy: Recycling at its Finest
24 Jun 2014 |
Posted by Patty Dobbs Gross
My last column on failure is deliberately followed by this one, which highlights North Star dogs whose initial failure ended up just a bump on the road toward a better temperamental fit with a...
Steps To Your Dreams Foundation
Steps To Your Dreams Foundation is a non-profit organization designed to offer programs with a high standard of medical leadership that has a beneficial impact to the underserved families and the lives of individuals with disabilities of all ages, throughout Clark and surrounding...
With a team of loyal horses, PATH International Certified Instructors, Therapist and Trained Volunteers, Freedom Ride provides therapeutic horseback riding to children and adults with many types of disabilities....cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, autism, developmental...
Usually first diagnosed in early childhood, autism is a disorder than manifests in impairment of social interactions, difficultly communicating, and repetitive behavior. A child with...
Maryland Therapeutic Riding
Founded in 1996, Maryland Therapeutic Riding (MTR) seeks to improve quality of life and conquer physical, developmental, and emotional health challenges through human and horse interaction.
Compassionate Paws Inc.
Compassionate Paws, Inc. is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to placing specially trained service dogs to provide safety and comfort for individuals living with the effects of Autism and the families that love them so dearly.
Rising Stars Therapeutic Riding Center
Rising Stars is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit offering equine therapeutic riding and equine assisted therapy to children and adults with disabilities throughout southcentral idaho.
New Directions in Canine Assisted Therapy: Correcting Course
29 Apr 2014 |
Posted by Patty Dobbs Gross
"''CCI's Madison and Danny''"
I have always learned more from my failures than my success, and this column is meant to show a bit of what we have learned from the...
Front Range Hippotherapy
Hippotherapy Physical Therapy Services in the Boulder/Longmont Area Hippotherapy can be a valuable physical therapy tool for individuals with mental and physical disabilities. Our physical therapist has over 18 years of experience and we own and operate our family-friendly facility in Longmont,...
| Contributor(s):: Kayla Blasz
Animals are an important influence on the well-being andhealth of humans. Exposure to animals in a therapeutic settinghas, historically, had physical, physiological, andpsychological benefits to humans’ health. Animal-assistedtherapy (AAT) is a proposed effective therapy method for avariety of...
Chastain Horse Park
Chastain Horse Park provides community members with riding lessons, horse boarding, and equine-assisted therapy programs.
Paws As Loving Support (PALS) Assistance Dogs
Paws As Loving Support (PALS) Assistance Dogs, founded in 2009, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing quality of life throughout our community by providing “Special PALS for Special Needs”. Our specially trained dogs are placed as:Service PALS to help children with autism...
Equine Alliance provides clients with equine assisted therapy.
Helping Hands Healing Hooves
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Helping Hands Healing Hooves is a non-profit therapeutic equine assisted riding program that encourages individuals of all ages with special needs to develop their full potential. We strive to create a unique environment where individuals can have the freedom to develop knowledge, trust, hope,...
Paws Patrol Pet Partners ® group has been promoting the healing human-animal bond since 1997. We accompany our animal teammates to visit those who are lonely, ill or disabled. Through their unconditional love and acceptance, the animals have brought smiles to autistic children's faces, affection...
Hope landing is an organization that provides therapy to children with disabilities. Their services include equine- assisted therapy, therapeutic riding, and other forms of pet therapy.
Celebrating 31 years of service, Special Equestrians offers equine-assisted therapies and activities to riders from ages 2 to 72. With 15 horses of all sizes, shapes, colors, and breeds, 17 mostly part-time staff members, and 100 volunteers, we serve more than 100 children and adults each week...
Curacao Dolphin Therapy & Research Center
The leading dolphin assisted therapy center in the world, founded in 2004 and located on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao. We employ a group of caring specially trained and qualified professionals, including psychologists, physical, speech and occupational therapists. And, of course, four...
Cincinnati Therapeutic Riding and Horsemanship
Cincinnati Therapeutic Riding and Horsemanship (CTRH) serves children and adults with disabilities by providing equine-assisted activites and therapies including adaptive recreational horseback riding, hippotherapy, equine facilitated learning, and WORTHSM (Warrior's Own Road to Horsemanship)...