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  1. Big Stride Therapy

    Big Stride Therapy specializes in providing occupational therapy for special children using the movement of the horse and equestrian activities during our occupational therapy sessions.  Using hand chosen therapy horses, dedicated volunteers, and the loving support of families, we achieve...

  2. Katrina Winsor

    http://habricentral.org/members/3068

  3. Accrediting the Therapeutic Riding Industry

    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 are not funded and since they are not covered by insurances, most families have to pay out of pocket....

  4. A systematic mapping review of animal-assisted therapies for adults with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias : implications for occupational therapy

    Contributor(s):: Michelle Rose

    The objective of this thesis was to map the current state of knowledge of animal-assisted therapies (AAT) for people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) and to derive implications for occupational therapy in addressing dementia-specific quality of life (QoL). This study...

  5. Institut für soziales Lernen mit Tieren

    The Institute of social learning in animals since 1994 working in a variety of (special) educational and therapeutic facilities. We are in special schools, but also support the development of inclusion as well as the reduction of socially conspicuous behavior in classes other types of school....

  6. Hold Your Horses

    Hold Your Horses offers equine assisted services in a private farm setting. We are dedicated to providing effective interventions that help clients achieve wellness and increase quality of life. Year round services are available with heated indoor and scenic outdoor facilities.A professional...

  7. Animal-Assisted Therapy: A Dog's Influence on Occupational Therapy Outcomes of a Child with Cerebral Palsy

    Contributor(s):: Emily Howell-forbes, Kathryn Marxen

    Objectives: The purpose of this pilot study was to compare differences between traditional occupational therapy (OT) and OT delivered with a dog and handler, or animal-assisted therapy (AAT), on selected treatment goals for a 3-year-old child with cerebral palsy.Methods: This mixed-methods...

  8. Examining the meaning of training animals: a photovoice study with at-risk youth

    Contributor(s):: Rachel L. Williams

    The purpose of this study was to discover the benefits of engaging in rescue animal training for at-risk youth, though the photovoice method. The data was collected through the responses of youth participating in Teacher’s Pet: Dogs and Kids Learning Together in...

  9. The Effects of Animal-Assisted Therapy at a Long Term Care Facility

    Contributor(s):: Sarah Kendziorski, Carol Treacy

    This thesis is a qualitative study on how resident pets impacted the lives of residents in a nursing home. Through the hermeneutic process, ten participants were interviewed to determine their relationships with the animals. Five common themes emerged from this study; (a) the participants enjoyed...

  10. Anxiety and depression in care homes in Malta and Australia: part 2

    Contributor(s):: Baldacchino, Donia R., Bonello, Lilian

  11. Equine-assisted therapy: Occupational therapists as key facilitators

    Contributor(s):: Naumann, Danielle N., Penning, Henderika E.

  12. Examining the Meaning of Training Animals: A Photovoice Study With At-Risk Youth

    Contributor(s):: Williams, Rachel L., Metz, Alexia E.

  13. Human and animal interactions in occupational therapy

    Contributor(s):: Dumont, Claire

  14. Little Horses Assist UF Shands Clients

  15. Practitioners in the news

    Contributor(s):: Waite, Andrew

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  17. Use of Creative Activities in Occupational Therapy Practice in Sweden

    Contributor(s):: Mullersdorf, M., Ivarsson, A. B.

  18. Green Hill Therapy

    Green Hill Therapy is a nonprofit organization which integrates occupational, physical and speech therapy with hippotherapy and aquatherapy, two dynamic treatment programs that address sensory-motor learning in special needs children. Our goal is simple: We want to help kids reach their full...

  19. ผลของโปรแกรมบำบัดด้วยช้างไทยต่อความสามารถพื้นฐานและพฤติกรรมการปรับตัวในบุคคลออทิสติก: การศึกษานำร่อง

    Contributor(s):: Satiansukpong, N., Vittayakorn, S., Pongsaksri, M., Sung-U, S., Pedugsorn, M., Phiraban, C., Sasat, D.

  20. Practitioner Attitudes and Beliefs Regarding the Role Animals Play in Human Health

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    | Contributor(s):: Felicia Trembath

    Many studies have evaluated the effectiveness of animals in improving patient outcomes, such as their ability to improve cardiovascular health or alleviate depression symptoms. However, little research has been done to evaluate the beliefs of practitioners about the role that animals can...