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Hästunderstödd terapi - en kvalitativ studie om terapeuternas erfarenheter

Nilsson, Britten LU (2015) SOPA63 20142
School of Social Work
Abstract
Abstract
Author: Britten Nilsson
Title: Equine Assisted Therapy – A qualitative study about the therapist’s experiences
Supervisor: Anders Östnäs
The main aim of this study was to examine how Equine Assisted Therapist´s experience the treatment, what different skills their clients develop and how the therapists describes the importance of the horse in the treatment. Qualitative semi-structured interviews were conducted with four participants who all had different backgrounds and education. One thing that the participants had in common was that they all had the same experience about Equine Assisted Therapy – it works. The interviews were analyzed using the thesis about Sense of Coherence and Empowerment. This paper found out that using... (More)
Abstract
Author: Britten Nilsson
Title: Equine Assisted Therapy – A qualitative study about the therapist’s experiences
Supervisor: Anders Östnäs
The main aim of this study was to examine how Equine Assisted Therapist´s experience the treatment, what different skills their clients develop and how the therapists describes the importance of the horse in the treatment. Qualitative semi-structured interviews were conducted with four participants who all had different backgrounds and education. One thing that the participants had in common was that they all had the same experience about Equine Assisted Therapy – it works. The interviews were analyzed using the thesis about Sense of Coherence and Empowerment. This paper found out that using horse as a resource in social work can be helpful in many different ways. The therapist’s seemed to be proud of their work and pointed out that they felt satisfied with what Equine Assisted Therapy can help people with.
Key words: Equine Assisted Therapy, Animals in Treatment, Horse Therapy, Equine Assisted Activity, Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (Less)
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Nilsson, Britten LU
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organization
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SOPA63 20142
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M2 - Bachelor Degree
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Hästunderstödd terapi, Empowerment, KASAM, Equine Assisted Therapy
language
Swedish
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5158979
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2015-03-25 12:40:48
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  abstract     = {Abstract
Author: Britten Nilsson
Title: Equine Assisted Therapy – A qualitative study about the therapist’s experiences 
Supervisor: Anders Östnäs
The main aim of this study was to examine how Equine Assisted Therapist´s experience the treatment, what different skills their clients develop and how the therapists describes the importance of the horse in the treatment. Qualitative semi-structured interviews were conducted with four participants who all had different backgrounds and education. One thing that the participants had in common was that they all had the same experience about Equine Assisted Therapy – it works. The interviews were analyzed using the thesis about Sense of Coherence and Empowerment. This paper found out that using horse as a resource in social work can be helpful in many different ways. The therapist’s seemed to be proud of their work and pointed out that they felt satisfied with what Equine Assisted Therapy can help people with.
Key words: Equine Assisted Therapy, Animals in Treatment, Horse Therapy, Equine Assisted Activity, Equine Assisted Psychotherapy},
  author       = {Nilsson, Britten},
  keyword      = {Hästunderstödd terapi,Empowerment,KASAM,Equine Assisted Therapy},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Hästunderstödd terapi - en kvalitativ studie om terapeuternas erfarenheter},
  year         = {2015},
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