Tag: Hippotherapy

Hippotherapy (also known as equine therapy) is a form of physical, occupational, and speech therapy. The movements of the horse as well as social-emotional components of tending to and learning how to ride a horse can be used to treat the various deficits of autism.


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Review of Alternative Treatments: Hippotherapy
Nursing Literature Reviews
Introduction: Abstract This paper reviewed the research on hippotherapy to determine its benefits and provide a conclusion as to whether it is supported or refuted. I also seek to provide future research recommenda... Last modified: 12th May 2020

Study Of The Therasuit Health And Social Care Essay
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Therasuit is a breathable, supportive dynamic device that is composed of cap, vest, shorts, and kneepads, which are interconnected by a series of elastic bands 1. This unique approach helps accelerate... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Hippotherapy and Cerebral Palsy
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Intervention Analysis Background Jane Walters is a five year old girl and has a diagnosis of left sided spastic hemiplegia, a form of Cerebral Palsy. Jane has two older sisters who attend horse ridin... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020