'I wish people had ears like horses': Horses as therapists
Contributor(s):: Gibbons, Judith L., Poelker, Katelyn E.
'Queen of the world': Experiences of 'at-risk' young people participating in equine-assisted learning/therapy
Contributor(s):: Burgon, Hannah Louise
There is a significant body of research into the benefits of animal-assisted therapy (AAT) but less into the fields known as equine-assisted learning and therapy (EAL/EAT) where horses are incorporated in therapeutic and learning interventions. This paper explores the experiences of seven...
A Comparative Study of the Efficacy of Group Equine Assisted Counseling With At-Risk Children and Adolescents
Contributor(s):: Trotter, Kay Sudekum, Chandler, Cynthia K., Goodwin-Bond, Deborah, Casey, Janie
This study demonstrates the efficacy of Equine Assisted Counseling (EAC) by comparing EAC to classroom-based counseling. Students (n = 164) identified as being at high risk for academic and/or social failure participated in 12 weekly counseling sessions. Within-group paired sample t-test results...
A qualitative and quantitative review of equine facilitated psychotherapy (EFP) with children and adolescents
Contributor(s):: Lentini, Jennifer A, Knox, Michele
A qualitative exploration of post-acute stroke participants' experiences of a multimodal intervention incorporating horseback riding
Contributor(s):: Pohl, P., Carlsson, G., Bunketorp Kall, L., Nilsson, M., Blomstrand, C.
A systematic review of the efficacy of equine-assisted interventions on psychological outcomes
Contributor(s):: Kendall, Elizabeth, Maujean, Annick, Pepping, Christopher A., Downes, Martin, Lakhani, Ali, Byrne, Jason, Macfarlane, Kym
Accept a Helping Hoof? Openness to Equine-Assisted Mental Health as an Emerging Alternative Therapy: A Descriptive Study among College Students
Contributor(s):: Wyntre Robinson
Equine-assisted mental health (EAMH) therapies utilize horses in therapy for a variety of emotional and psychological issues. One of the limitations of EAMH is the lack of interest among participants, but no literature is available to explore this. The purpose of this study was to measure...
Activation of lower limb muscles with different types of mount in hippotherapy
Contributor(s):: Ribeiro, M. F., Espindula, A. P., Bevilacqua Junior, D. E., Tolentino, J. A., Silva, Cfrd, Araujo, M. F., Ferreira, A. A., Teixeira, V. P. A.
All Creatures Great and Small: Utilizing Equine-Assisted Therapy to Treat Eating Disorders
Contributor(s):: Christian, Jo Ellen
An assessment of the pressure distribution exerted by a rider on the back of a horse during hippotherapy
Contributor(s):: Janura, M., Peham, C., Dvorakova, T., Elfmark, M.
An Exploration of Equine-Assisted Therapy to Improve Balance, Functional Capacity, and Cognition in Older Adults With Alzheimer Disease
Contributor(s):: Borges de Araujo, T., Martins, W. R., Freitas, M. P., Camargos, E., Mota, J., Safons, M. P.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Alzheimer disease (AD) is a chronic, progressive dementia syndrome that features cognitive and behavioral symptoms, as well as physical and functional limitations that develop over the course of the disease. As an activity that involves physical and cognitive aspects,...
Analysis of exterior indices of Polish konik horses from preservation breeding centres and used in hippotherapy
Contributor(s):: Pasicka, E., Oedenberg, H. G. de
Analysis of the electromiographic activity of lower limb and motor function in hippotherapy practitioners with cerebral palsy
Contributor(s):: Ribeiro, M. F., Espindula, A. P., Lage, J. B., Bevilacqua Junior, D. E., Diniz, L. H., Mello, E. C., Ferreira, A. A., Ferraz, M. L. F., Teixeira, V. P. A.
Angular kinematics of the gait of children with Down's syndrome after intervention with hippotherapy
Contributor(s):: Copetti, F., Mota, C. B., Graup, S., Menezes, K. M., Venturini, E. B
Animal assisted therapy: more than just recreation?
Contributor(s):: Lidgerwood, Sarah, Gillingham, Philip
Animal-assisted therapies and activities as innovative approaches to mental health interventions
Contributor(s):: Cirulli, F.
Animal-assisted therapy with chronic psychiatric inpatients: equine-assisted psychotherapy and aggressive behavior
Contributor(s):: Nurenberg, J. R., Schleifer, S. J., Shaffer, T. M., Yellin, M., Desai, P. J., Amin, R., Bouchard, A., Montalvo, C.
Auswirkungen der Reittherapie auf die psychische Befindlichkeit von Patienten mit neurologischen Erkrankungen [Effects of hippotherapy on the psychological state of patients in neurological rehabilitation]
Contributor(s):: Schmidt, Julia, Gomolla, Annette
Autism and Equine-Assisted Interventions: A Systematic Mapping Review
Contributor(s):: McDaniel Peters, B. C., Wood, W.
Contributor(s):: Hammerschlag, C. A.