Social Worker Perceptions of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy
Contributor(s):: Melanie Woolen
This research study examines factors that influence a social worker’s willingness to utilize animals in therapy, specifically equine assisted psychotherapy. Equine assisted psychotherapy is an experiential therapy involving horses for the treatment of mental and...
Variation and Plasticity in Equid Behavior: Coevolution and Domestication
Contributor(s):: Brubaker, Alexali Sienna
The Development and Testing of a Procedure for Monitoring Visitor-Horse Interactions at Assateague Island National Seashore
Contributor(s):: Margaret Christine Ingle
Developing visitor impact indicators and associated monitoring techniques are critical first steps to sustain a balance between two national park mandates, protecting resources and providing recreation opportunities. The first paper of this thesis provides a comprehensive and organized assessment...