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"Hevonen ei ole minulle urheiluväline, se on arjen terapeutti" : Materiaalipaketti Pihlavan Tallille
Contributor(s):: Mira Kostamo
Toiminnallinen opinnäytetyö on toteutettu Pihlavan Tallille. Pihlavan Talli on Suomen Ratsastajainliiton hyväksymä ja valvoma ratsastustalli Kiihtelysvaarassa, Joensuussa. Ratsastustuntien ja – leirien lisäksi talli toteuttaa kuntouttavaa hevostoimintaa eli...
"Look Mum, no hands!": the effects of increasing opportunities for choice-making and independence for children with disabilities when using a Riding for the Disabled programme.
Contributor(s):: Bingham, Amie Olga
"Many Secrets Are Told Around Horses:" An Ethnographic Study of Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy
Contributor(s):: Jennifer Van Tiem
This dissertation presents an ethnography of equine-assisted psychotherapy (EAP) based on nine months of fieldwork at "Equine Healers," a non-profit organization in central Colorado that specialized in various therapeutic modalities associated with EAP. In bridging scholarly work around...
'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...
Oct 31 2012
2012 PATH INTL. CONFERENCE AND ANNUAL MEETING
Nov 06 2013
2013 PATH Intl. Conference and Annual Meeting
Mar 19 2015
2015 American Hippotherapy Association, Inc. International Conference
Nov 04 2015
2015 PATH Intl. Conference and Annual Meeting
7 Star Therapeutic Riding Center
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7 Star Therapeutic Riding Center, a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization, provides equine assisted therapy to physically and mentally challenged individuals. Our highly trained instructors are certified through PATH International (Professional Association of Therapeutic...
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 Powerful Approach or the Power of Horses: Is Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy an Effective Technique or the Natural Effect of Horses?
Contributor(s):: Jessica S. Iwachiw
The lives of humans and animals have been intertwined through time immemorial, and in many instances the relationship between humans and animals has been thought to be good for human well-being. As such, it is not surprising that treatments for a wide range of ailments, from physical to...
A proposed study of outcomes for autistic children and their families after participation in a Horse Boy Camp
Contributor(s):: Jennifer Anne Lockwood
The aim of this proposed study is to explore whether participation in a three day intervention involving horseback riding in nature– a program specifically designed for autistic children and their families called “Horse Boy Camps” – leads to improved outcomes for...
A psychotherapeutic riding program: An existential theater for healing
Contributor(s):: Karol, Jane M.
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 Qualitative Study of the Impact of Equine-Assisted Therapy on Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Contributor(s):: Cavicchi, Laura Frances
A qualitative study on speech language pathologists' opinions of hippotherapy
Contributor(s):: Gonzalez, Christi Ana
A quantitative study of the psychosocial benefits of therapeutic horseback riding
Contributor(s):: Brannon, Lori Ann.
A systematic review of the effects of psychotherapy involving equines
Contributor(s):: Alison Selby
This systematic review examines the empirical literature in an emerging body of evidence for the effectiveness of psychosocial interventions involving equines across populations. Fourteen full reports in English were extracted from 103 studies accessed through sixteen electronic databases and a...