An Analysis of the Impact of the Presence of a Therapy Dog on Student Behavior in a Special Education Middle School Classroom
Contributor(s):: Schimming, Dena
Social-Cognitive Processes Before Dog Acquisition Associated with Future Relationship Satisfaction of Dog Owners and Canine Behavior Problems
Contributor(s):: Bouma, Esther M. C., Vink, Lonneke M., Dijkstra, Arie
Making the right decision before acquiring a dog may help prevent the development of canine behavior problems and increase the likelihood of a satisfactory relationship. In this study, social-cognitive factors in decision-making were assessed in the phase before the acquisition of a dog (the...
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.
The Effects of an Equine Assisted Learning Supervision Intervention on Counselors'-in-Training Performance Anxiety, Counseling Self-Efficacy, and Supervisory Working Alliance
| Contributor(s):: Cheryl C Meola
Due to the complexity of the counseling process, counselors-in-training often experience performance anxiety when entering the counseling profession. Research shows that higher counseling self-efficacy (the belief in oneself to perform counseling skills successfully) helps decrease performance...
Psychosocial Impact of Pet Keeping on Schoolchildren in China
| Contributor(s):: Yanxia Song, Toshiya Hirose, Naoko Koda
Studies in Western countries have demonstrated the benefits of pets for humans. However, there are not many studies on human-pet relationships in different cultures and societies; for example, few in Asia. This questionnaire survey demonstrated that attachment to pets benefits the psychosocial...
A survey of the impact of owning a service dog on quality of life for individuals with physical and hearing disability: a pilot study
| Contributor(s):: Hall, S. S., Turner, A., MacMichael, J., Mills, D. S.
Therapeutic horseback riding. Exploring this alternative therapy for women with disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Lessick, M., Shinaver, R., Post, K. M., Rivera, J. E., Lemon, B.
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Just Jocking? An Exploration of how 10-12 year old Children Experience an Equine Assisted Learning Programme, in a DEIS School, in Limerick city.
| Contributor(s):: Kate Bronwyn Jones
Throughout Irish history, the horse has had many uses. In modern Ireland, some communities have harnessed the power of the horse to deliver a range of social interventions. However, at present, there is little published research about equine assisted programmes in Ireland. The main intention of...
O efeito da hipoterapia e da atrelagem adapatada na auto-eficácia e nas funções psicomotoras de crianças com necessidades educativas especiais
| Contributor(s):: Lígia Nascimento Seixas
A Hipoterapia e a Atrelagem Adaptada utilizam o cavalo como instrumento terapêutico, aproveitando assim, os seus benefícios decorrentes de sua específica andadura com movimentos tridimensionais (para cima e para baixo; para a esquerda e para a direita; para a frente e para...
Horse play: A brief psychological intervention for disengaged youths
| Contributor(s):: Kendall, Elizabeth, Maujean, Annick
Is the Use of Animal Assisted Therapy/Activity Effective in Improving Quality of Life through Self-Efficacy, Self-Perceived Health, Sense of Coherence and Mood?
| Contributor(s):: Keene, Kendra B.
Animal-Assisted Activities Boost Older Adults' Esteem
Grounded strategies that improve self-efficacy
| Contributor(s):: Looman, Mary, Trotter, Kay Sudekum
Improvement of self-efficacy and social skills through participation in Great and Small, a therapeutic horseback riding program
| Contributor(s):: Westerman, Patricia, Hargreaves, Holly A., Westerman, Delores, Verge, Melissa, Trotter, Kay Sudekum
Human-Animal Interaction: A Concept Analysis
| Contributor(s):: Vitztum, Coley
Animal-assisted therapies are becoming more common
| Contributor(s):: Willens, Joyce S.
Connecting for health: Playing with horses as a therapeutic tool
| Contributor(s):: Maujean, Annick, Kendall, Elizabeth, Roquet, Lillan, Sharp, Tony, Pringle, Graham
Factors associated with the stages of change for dog walking among Japanese dog owners
| Contributor(s):: Oka, Koichiro, Shibata, Ai
Nurse presence enhanced through Equus
| Contributor(s):: Walsh, K. M., Blakeney, B. A.
Effects of equine-facilitated therapy on self-efficacy beliefs of cerebral palsied pre-adolescents and adolescents
| Contributor(s):: Sole, D. P.