Th e Eﬀectiveness of Equine-Assisted Experiential Th erapy: Results of an Open Clinical Trial Bradley T. Klontz a Alex Bivens b Deb Leinart c Ted Klontz d a) President, Coastal Clinics, Inc., P.O. Box 529, Kapaa, HI 96746 firstname.lastname@example.org b) Vice-President, Paciﬁc Psychology Partners, Inc., P.O. Box 1080, Kalaheo, HI 9674 email@example.com c) Licensed Professional Counselor, Onsite Workshops, Inc., 904 Harpeth Valley Place, Nashville, TN 37221 firstname.lastname@example.org d) President, Onsite Workshops, Inc., P.O. Box, 1030 Old Highway 48 N, Cumberland Furnace, TN 37051 email@example.com Sent 18 December 2006, Accepted 7 April 2007 Abstract Th is article describes an equine-assisted experiential therapy approach and presents treatment outcomes in 31 participants in an equine-assisted, experiential therapy program. Participants completed psychological measures prior to treatment, immediately following treatment, and 6 months after treatment. Reported reductions in psychological distress and enhancements in psychological well being were signiﬁcant immediately following treatment and were stable at 6-month follow-up. Th e article discusses the clinical implications and limitations of the present study and directions for further research. Keywords experiential therapy, equine-assisted therapy (EAT), animal-assisted therapy, treatment eﬀective- ness, treatment outcomes, equine-assisted experiential therapy (EAET) Introduction Documentation of the use of animals in mental health treatment
Society & Animals – Brill
Published: Jan 1, 2007
Keywords: ANIMAL-ASSISTED THERAPY; EXPERIENTIAL THERAPY; EQUINE-ASSISTED THERAPY (EAT); TREATMENT EFFECTIVENESS; TREATMENT OUTCOMES; EQUINE-ASSISTED EXPERIENTIAL THERAPY (EAET)
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.
Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Hi guys, I cannot tell you how much I love this resource. Incredible. I really believe you've hit the nail on the head with this site in regards to solving the research-purchase issue.”Daniel C.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud
“I must say, @deepdyve is a fabulous solution to the independent researcher's problem of #access to #information.”@deepthiw
“My last article couldn't be possible without the platform @deepdyve that makes journal papers cheaper.”@JoseServera