As terapias com recurso ao cão como estratégia de intervenção em pessoas com necessidades educativas especiais
Contributor(s):: Ana Rita de Brito da Graça Serrano Ferreira
O presente estudo insere-se no Mestrado em Educação Especial, Domínio Cognitivo e Motor, e tem como objetivo identificar através das Terapias Assistidas por Cães, benefícios nos indivíduos com Perturbações do Desenvolvimento, capazes...
Nov 02 2017
Aspects and Answers: Best Practices in Partnering with Dogs for Children on the Autism Spectrum
ASPIRE Therapeutic Riding Program
At ASPIRE, we see participants with a variety of disabilities, including autism, developmental delays, and mental health issues. Our participants benefit from therapeutic riding in a variety of ways.
Assistance dogs and children with autism
| Contributor(s):: [Gross, Patty Dobbs]
Assistance Dogs: Historic Patterns and Roles of Dogs Placed by ADI or IGDF Accredited Facilities and by Non-Accredited U.S. Facilities
| Contributor(s):: Sandra Walther, Mariko Yamamoto, Abigail Paige Thigpen, Anaissa Garcia, Neil H. Willits, Lynette A. Hart
Dogs’ roles to support people with disabilities are increasing. Existing U.S. laws and regulations pertaining to the use of dogs for people with disabilities are only minimally enforced. Pushback legislation against some aspects of uses of assistance dogs currently is being passed or...
Attitudes to and beliefs about animal assisted therapy for children with disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Yap, E.
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...
Autism & therapeutic riding: a pilot study
| Contributor(s):: Shoffner, Amy, Gabriels, Robin
Autism Anchoring Dogs
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Our service dogs keep children safe and calm. We are unique as service dog trainers because we use giant breed dogs as autism service dogs. Giant breed dogs can weigh an average of 110-150 lbs and some, up to 180 lbs. This heavyweight class of dog is up to almost twice the weight of a young...
Autism and Equine-Assisted Interventions: A Systematic Mapping Review
| Contributor(s):: McDaniel Peters, B. C., Wood, W.
Autism from a religious perspective: A study of parental beliefs in south Asian muslim immigrant families
| Contributor(s):: Jegatheesan, B., Miller, P. J., Fowler, S. A.
Autism Service Dogs of America
Our mission at Autism Service Dogs of America (ASDA) is to make a positive impact on the lives of children living with autism—and their families—by providing exceptionally well trained service dogs.Our service dogs provide a physical and emotional anchor for children with autism. With their child...
Autism spectrum disorder: A review of the current understanding of pathophysiology and complementary therapies in children
| Contributor(s):: Robson, Belinda
Autistic children in pony therapy: Evaluation scales and psychological and ethological approaches concerning relational, emotional and communication fields
| Contributor(s):: de Reure, A. Lorin
| Contributor(s):: Hammerschlag, C. A.
Behavioral intervention for domestic pet mistreatment in a young child with autism
| Contributor(s):: Bergstrom, Ryan, Tarbox, Jonathan, Gutshall, Katharine A.
| Contributor(s):: Ravn, Karen
BluePath Service Dogs
BluePath provides autism service dogs, offering safety, companionship and opportunities for independence.
Books + media
| Contributor(s):: Thom, M., Honeybloom, S., Korrow, C., Hummingbird, S.
Bridge Riding for the Disabled
Bridge Riding for the Disabled is a Thirty one year old program located in southwestern Ohio, serving over 50 riders a year. Dedicated to helping disabled people, both children and adults, find new freedom through their experiences with horses. We serve many individuals with a variety of...