The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy: Including Horses in Human Healthcare (Paperback)

The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy: Including Horses in Human Healthcare By Leif Hallberg Cover Image

The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy: Including Horses in Human Healthcare (Paperback)

$52.95


Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
(This book cannot be returned.)

The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy bridges theory, research, and practical methods to fill a rapidly developing gap for physical, occupational, speech, and mental health professionals interested in incorporating horses in therapy. Extensively researched and citing over 300 peer-reviewed journal articles, it examines core issues such as terminology, scope of practice, competency recommendations, horse care ethics, and clinical practice considerations. This book is an essential resource for professionals who wish to use a best-practices approach to equine-assisted therapy.

Leif Hallberg, MA, LPC, LCPC, is an internationally acclaimed author, consultant, licensed mental health professional, and educator whose career has centered on the practice of equine-assisted activities and therapies. She is the author of Walking the Way of the Horse: Exploring the Power of the Horse-Human Relationship. Leif provides consultation services, offers individual sessions, teaches courses, and leads professional development trainings and workshops both nationally and internationally. She can be reached at www.leifhallberg.com.
Product Details ISBN: 9781138674639
ISBN-10: 113867463X
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: December 12th, 2017
Pages: 224
Language: English