Animal-assisted therapy in the treatment of substance dependence
Contributor(s): Wesley, M. C., Minatrea, N. B., Watson, J. C.
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of animal-assisted therapy (AAT) on the therapeutic alliance with an adult, residential, substance abuse population in group therapy. We used randomized samples and controlled conditions to establish the effects of chosen variables that...
Equine therapy: Substance abusers' “healing through horses"
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cody, Patricia, Steiker, Lori Holleran, Szymandera, Mary Lynn
This article presents a discussion about "Equine therapy" for substance abuser between Holleran Steiker and Cody. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2011 APA, all rights reserved)
The impact of animal-assisted therapy with an adolescent substance abuse population
Theses | Contributor(s): Pace, Krista Lenn
Animal-assisted therapy and the therapeutic alliance in the treatment of substance dependence
Theses | Contributor(s): Wesley, Martin Cortez
Residential treatment of male adolescent and young adult substance abuse utilizing canine therapy as part of the overall approach: A qualitative study
Theses | Contributor(s): Phillips, Bonnie Rae
The Helping Horse: How Equine Assisted Learning Contributes to the Wellbeing of First Nations Youth in Treatment for Volatile Substance Misuse
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Adams, C., Arratoon, C., Boucher, J., Cartier, G., Chalmers, D., Dell, C. A., Dell, D., Dryka, D., Duncan, R., Dunn, K., Hopkins, C., Longclaws, L., MacKinnon, T., Sauve, E., Spence, S., Wuttunee, M.
There has been recent interest in Canada exploring the benefits of equine assisted interventions in the treatment of First Nations youth who misuse volatile substances. Using the richness of an exploratory case study involving the White Buffalo Youth Inhalant Treatment Centre and the Cartier...
Contribution of the patient-horse relationship to substance use disorder treatment: Patients' experiences
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kern-Godal, Ann, Brenna, Ida H., Kogstad, Norunn, Arnevik, Espen A., Ravndal, Edle
A qualitative study of animal assisted therapy with male probationers mandated to outpatient substance abuse group treatment
Theses | Contributor(s): Gomez, Elena Noella
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of animal assisted therapy (AAT) on the process of therapeutic change with an adult male probationer substance abuse population in group therapy. Research has indicated that AAT is a useful intervention across a wide range of demographics....