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ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)

Ecker, S., & Byrnes, J. (2018). Improving social and communication skills for participants with autism spectrum disorder through equine-assisted psychotherapy. In Equine-Assisted Mental Health Interventions (pp. 114-121). Routledge.


Srinivasan, S. M., Cavagnino, D. T., & Bhat, A. N. (2018). Effects of equine therapy on individuals with autism spectrum disorder: A systematic review. Review journal of autism and developmental disorders, 5(2), 156-175.


Tan, V. X. L., & Simmonds, J. G. (2018). Parent perceptions of psychosocial outcomes of equine-assisted interventions for children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of autism and developmental disorders, 48(3), 759-769.


Tan, V. X. L., & Simmonds, J. G. (2019). Equine-assisted interventions for psychosocial functioning in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder: A literature review. Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 6(3), 325-337.


Trzmiel, T., Purandare, B., Michalak, M., Zasadzka, E., & Pawlaczyk, M. (2019). Equine assisted activities and therapies in children with autism spectrum disorder: A systematic review and a meta-analysis. Complementary therapies in medicine, 42, 104-113.


Zoccante, L., Marconi, M., Ciceri, M. L., Gagliardoni, S., Gozzi, L. A., Sabaini, S., ... & Colizzi, M. (2021). Effectiveness of Equine-Assisted Activities and Therapies for Improving Adaptive Behavior and Motor Function in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of clinical medicine, 10(8), 1726.


PTSD/ Complex Trauma


Buck, P. W., Bean, N., & De Marco, K. (2017). Equine-assisted psychotherapy: An emerging trauma-informed intervention. Advances in Social Work, 18(1), 387-402.


Kovács, G., van Dijke, A., & Enders-Slegers, M. J. (2020). Psychodynamic Based Equine—Assisted Psychotherapy in Adults with Intertwined Personality Problems and Traumatization: A Systematic Review. International journal of environmental research and public health, 17(16), 5661.


Naste, T. M., Price, M., Karol, J., Martin, L., Murphy, K., Miguel, J., & Spinazzola, J. (2018). Equine facilitated therapy for complex trauma (EFT-CT). Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma, 11(3), 289-303.


Shelef, A., Brafman, D., Rosing, T., Weizman, A., Stryjer, R., & Barak, Y. (2019). Equine assisted therapy for patients with post traumatic stress disorder: a case series study. Military medicine, 184(9-10), 394-399.


Wharton, T., Whitworth, J., Macauley, E., & Malone, M. (2019). Pilot testing a manualized equine-facilitated cognitive processing therapy (EF-CPT) intervention for PTSD in veterans. Psychiatric rehabilitation journal, 42(3), 268.


Young, C., & Horton, J. (2019). Canine and equine therapy for mental health: A review of clinical effectiveness.


Behaviour Management and Abuse


Craig, E. A., Nieforth, L., & Rosenfeld, C. (2020). Communicating resilience among adolescents with adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) through equine assisted psychotherapy (EAP). Western Journal of Communication, 84(4), 400-418.


Craig, E. A. (2020). Equine-assisted psychotherapy among adolescents with ACEs: cultivating altercentrism, expressiveness, communication composure, and interaction management. Child and adolescent social work journal, 37(6), 643-656.


Green, S., Schroeder, M., Penalva, C., Rolleston, M., & Judd, V. B. (2018). Triggering transformations: An equine-assisted approach to the treatment of substance abuse. In Equine-Assisted Mental Health Interventions (pp. 161-168). Routledge.


Hemingway, A. (2019). A study Exploring the Implementation of an equine assisted intervention for Young people with Mental health and Behavioural Issues. J, 2(2), 236-246.


Hemingway, A., Carter, S., Callaway, A., Kavanagh, E., & Ellis, S. (2019). An Exploration of the Mechanism of action of an equine-assisted intervention. Animals, 9(6), 303.

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