Die benutting van diergefasiliteerde spelterapie met die leerder met outisme
| Contributor(s):: Elsie Sophia Rinquest
The aim with this research is to present children with autism an alternative method through animal assisted therapy to communicate and socialize. Since children with autism cannot be guided to mastery of full maturity by means of the ordinary education system, separate provision of highly...
Effect of group integrated intervention program combined animal-assisted therapy and integrated elderly play therapy on live alone elderly
| Contributor(s):: Kil, T., Yoon, K. A., Ryu, H., Kim, M.
The effectiveness of group combined intervention using animal-assisted therapy and integrated elderly play therapy
| Contributor(s):: Kil, T., Kim, H. M., Kim, M.
Participatory methodologies in research with children: creative and innovative approaches
| Contributor(s):: Pereira, V. R., Coimbra, V. C. C., Cardoso, C. S., Oliveira, N. A., Vieira, A. C. G., Nobre, M. O., Nino, M. E. L.
It's the Journey: The Developmental and Attachment Implications of Animal Assisted Play Therapy(TM) for Children in Emergency Housing
| Contributor(s):: Katharine Penzo Wenocur
BACKGROUND: Child homelessness is correlated with a wide range of health and psychosocial challenges including poor school performance, juvenile justice involvement, and heightened risk of exposure to early-life violence and trauma. Despite this, participation in therapy tends to be low. Animal...
Animal-Assisted Therapy on Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
| Contributor(s):: Alba Méndez Moreno
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a common, incurable neurodevelopmental disorder impairing the individual’s capacity of social communication and interaction. There is not any pharmacological treatment available for this disorder affecting about 1% of children worldwide, which creates a...
Counselor Empathic Responding in the Presence of a Therapy Dog
| Contributor(s):: Erin Perry
This study examined the difference between counselor empathic responding with and without a therapy dog in their counseling sessions was examined in a within-subjects design. Counseling consisted of animal-assisted therapy, play therapy, and other psychotherapeutic activities with elementary aged...
Apr 14 2016
Animal Assisted Play Therapy Workshop
Participation in Physical Play and Leisure in Children With Motor Impairments: Mixed Methods Study to Generate Evidence for Developing an Intervention
| Contributor(s):: Kolehmainen, N., Ramsay, C., McKee, L., Missiuna, C., Owen, C., Francis, J.
Background. Participation in physical play/leisure (PPP) is an important therapy goal of children with motor impairments. Evidence for interventions promoting PPP in these children is scarce. The first step is to identify modifiable, clinically meaningful predictors of PPP for targeting by...
Court testimony: Animal-assisted trauma-informed play therapy to help traumatized child and adolescent witnesses
| Contributor(s):: Crenshaw, David A., Stella, Lori, Webb, Nancy Boyd
Short-term animal-assisted play therapy for children
| Contributor(s):: VanFleet, Risë, Faa-Thompson, Tracie, Kaduson, Heidi Gerard, Schaefer, Charles E.
Trauma narratives with children in foster care: Individual and group play therapy
| Contributor(s):: Crenshaw, David A., Tillman, Kathleen S., Stewart, Anne L.
Animal-Assisted Play Therapy
| Contributor(s):: VanFleet, Risë, Faa-Thompson, Tracie, Crenshaw, David A., Stewart, Anne L.
Animal-assisted play therapy to empower vulnerable children
| Contributor(s):: VanFleet, Risë, Faa-Thompson, Tracie, Green, Eric J., Myrick, Amie
The influence of animal-assisted play therapy on the self-esteem of adolescents with special needs
| Contributor(s):: Sentoo, Gail Soobrayan
This research project focused on the influence of animal-assisted play therapy on the self-esteem of adolescents with special needs. The goal of this study was to ascertain whether principles of animal-assisted play therapy from the gestalt approach would enhance the self-esteem of adolescents...
Increasing the Social Communication of a Boy With Autism Using Animal-assisted Play Therapy: A Case Report
| Contributor(s):: Fung, S. C.
Animal-Assisted Play Therapy: An Interview With Rise VanFleet
| Contributor(s):: Sori, Catherine Ford, Hughes, Jessica Ciastko
Pet Assisted Play Therapy (PAPT) : the theory and dynamics of PAPT ... your pet assistant can be much more than a friendly visitor
| Contributor(s):: Martin, Bonnie
HumAnima CIC is a West Midlands based social enterprise providing a professional humanistic counseling and Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) service to individuals and organizations.
The Playful Pooch Program offers professional training in the exciting field of Animal Assisted Play Therapy (AAPT), an integration of animal-assited therapy and play therapy. In addition to AAPT services for children and families, our training seminars for clinicians and animal professionals...