The Effectiveness of Equine-Facilitated Psychotherapy in Adolescents with Serious Emotional Disturbances
Contributor(s):: Roberts, Hanna, Honzel, Nikki
Adolescents with serious emotional disturbances (SED) are a particularly difficult population to treat owing to high comorbidity rates of anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress, and behavioral conduct disorders. The current study compared the effectiveness of equine-facilitated psychotherapy...
The Effect of Animals in the Classroom on Emotionally Disturbed Students
Contributor(s):: Alissa Donnell
Students with emotional disturbances are often the first to drop out of school. Having an effective technique to prevent the high drop out rate in any school will be beneficial to educators and administration. The following research study answers the question "How do emotionally disturbed...
Animal Therapy for Elderly with Memory Disorders : A Literature Review
Contributor(s):: Jessica Powell
Memory loss is not a natural and normal part of ageing, but rather a symptom of a disease process. Most individuals with memory loss experience emotional distress or behavioral problems. There is an enormous amount of pressure on caregivers to manage individuals with memory loss without resorting...
Therapeutic benefits of equine assisted psychotherapy for at-risk adolescents
Contributor(s):: Whitely, Ruth
Two Hearts Pet Loss Center
The death of a beloved pet is an emotional paradox. For many pet parents, they are desperately seeking someone to help them through the myriad of options that are available to them. Someone to help guide them in an area where they “don´t know what they don´t know” as far as what they can do to...
Effects of an Equine Assisted Activities program on youth with Emotional Disturbance: A pilot study
| Contributor(s):: Stebbins, Tira
Evaluation of a vocational and therapeutic riding program for severely emotionally disturbed adolescents
| Contributor(s):: Iannone, Virginia Nicoletta
The Effectiveness of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy with Severely Emotionally Disturbed and Autistic Children and Adolescents: A Meta-Analysis
| Contributor(s):: Graves, Larisha M.
The effectiveness of pet therapy as an intervention in a community-based children's day treatment program
| Contributor(s):: Heindl, Betsy Anne