Partnering with Horses to Train Mental Health Professionals
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Department of Family Therapy
Equine-assisted mental health interventions: harnessing solutions to common problems
Written by internationally renowned equine-assisted mental health professionals, this edited collection teaches counselors how to design and implement equine-assisted mental health interventions for different populations and various challenges. Supported by ethical considerations and theoretical framework, chapters cover common issues including depression, anxiety, grief, ADHD, autism, eating disorders, substance abuse, self-esteem, social skills and communication, couples and family work, and professional development. Each chapter provides practical tips for implementing treatment strategies, case studies with transcript analyses, and sample session notes. This book will appeal to both the expert equine-assisted mental health counselor and the seasoned counselor who is open to partnering with an equine practitioner to help their clients in new and innovative ways.
behavioral sciences, mental health, clinical social work, counseling, counseling techniques & intervention, counseling techniques, arts & play therapy, creative arts & expressive therapies, health and social care, social work and social policy, mental health/clinical social work
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Green, Shelley K., "Partnering with Horses to Train Mental Health Professionals" (2018). CAHSS Faculty Books and Book Chapters. 102.