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  1. 'I wish people had ears like horses': Horses as therapists

    Contributor(s):: Gibbons, Judith L., Poelker, Katelyn E.

  2. '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...

  3. 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...

  4. A qualitative and quantitative review of equine facilitated psychotherapy (EFP) with children and adolescents

    Contributor(s):: Lentini, Jennifer A, Knox, Michele

  5. 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.

  6. 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

  7. 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...

  8. 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.

  9. All Creatures Great and Small: Utilizing Equine-Assisted Therapy to Treat Eating Disorders

    Contributor(s):: Christian, Jo Ellen

  10. 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.

  11. 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,...

  12. Analysis of exterior indices of Polish konik horses from preservation breeding centres and used in hippotherapy

    Contributor(s):: Pasicka, E., Oedenberg, H. G. de

  13. 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.

  14. 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

  15. Animal assisted therapy: more than just recreation?

    Contributor(s):: Lidgerwood, Sarah, Gillingham, Philip

  16. Animal-assisted therapies and activities as innovative approaches to mental health interventions

    Contributor(s):: Cirulli, F.

  17. 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.

  18. 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

  19. Autism and Equine-Assisted Interventions: A Systematic Mapping Review

    Contributor(s):: McDaniel Peters, B. C., Wood, W.

  20. Autistic rider

    Contributor(s):: Hammerschlag, C. A.