Robot-Based Psychotherapy: Concepts Development, State of the Art, and New Directions
Contributor(s):: David, D., Matu, S. A., David, O. A.
Animal-assisted Activities for Students With Disabilities: Obtaining Stakeholders' Approval and Planning Strategies for Teachers
Contributor(s):: Baumgartner, Erin, Cho, Jeong-il
Randomized Controlled Trial of Therapeutic Horseback Riding in Children and Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorder
Contributor(s):: Gabriels, Robin L., Zhaoxing, Pan, Dechant, Briar, Agnew, John A., Brim, Natalie, Mesibov, Gary
Service Dogs Prove to Be Boon for Children with Autism
Contributor(s):: Levinson, Jerry
The Alone Rangers and Silver
Contributor(s):: Arnold, L. Eugene
The Role and Impact of Animals with Pediatric Patients
Contributor(s):: Tielsch Goddard, Anna, Gilmer, Mary Jo
Pet ownership and health
Contributor(s):: June Mcnicholas
This thesis presents three classes of mechanism that may explain reported associations between pet ownership and health benefits. The first suggests any association is noncausal. Studies 1-3 examine candidate factors to explain both health advantages and likelihood of pet ownership. Type A...
Doing, being and becoming : the sociality of children with autism in activities with therapy dogs and other people
Contributor(s):: Solomon, Olga
Animal-Assisted Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorder
Contributor(s):: Marguerite E. O'Haire, Noémie A. Guérin, Alison Claire Kirkham, Courtney L. Daigle
Approximately 1 in 68 children in the United States has Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD; Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, 2014). There is no cure for ASD; therefore, current treatment efforts focus on behavior management and social...
"But-He'll Fall!": Children with Autism, Interspecies Intersubjectivity, and the Problem of 'Being Social'
Contributor(s):: Solomon, O.
Increasing the Social Communication of a Boy With Autism Using Animal-assisted Play Therapy: A Case Report
Contributor(s):: Fung, S. C.
True Strides Therapy Horses
True Strides Therapy Horses provides hippotherapy and therapeutic riding, one-on-one, hour-long sessions with a therapist, long and short term goal setting and planning, and evaluation every eight weeks. We are a goal-oriented, fun, top quality therapy service, serving people with...
TRAK is a not-for-profit program available to the youth of the Tucson community who are with or without specific challenges. The focus of the program is to offer participants the opportunities to provide service to people of all ages and animals of the community. TRAK gives individuals who...
Angels in Autism
Angels in Autism LLC provides a full service to families and individuals with behavioral challenges, beginning with identifying and defining disruptive behaviors and their function, Functional Behavior Analysis (FBAs), creating personalized behavior plans, developing in home & community...
The Social Skills and Attachment to Dogs of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
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Contributor(s):: Carlisle, G. K.
North Star Foundation
Contributor(s):: Patty Dobbs Gross
At North Star, our clients are children whose challenges range from autism to serious medical conditions to grief over the loss of a parent. All these children have family members who are similarly affected and whose needs are factored into our services.We're known for setting the gold...
The Barn at Spring Brook Farm
The Barn at Spring Brook Farm sits on 13 acres of open space including green pastures, gardens, and nature trails. Our fully accessible Chester County bank barn was designed specifically to provide opportunities for children with disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorders, to participate...
Canine Support Teams, Inc.
Founded in 1989, by Carol Roquemore, Canine Support Teams provides service dogs to increase the ability of someone with disabilities to live independently while simultaneously providing loving companionship. Canine Support Teams is a non-profit organization, made possible by the many people who...