Department of Special and Early Education
The purpose of the Equine Research Project was to discern if equine therapy decreases anxiety levels of individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) using wearable biosensor technology and direct observation. The Equine Study observed five male participants at Canopy, a day program for adults with autism, as they completed vocational (matching and sorting) activities after riding [horses].
Kerfoot, Heather L., "Student Engagement Fund - Equine Research Project" (2019). Student Engagement Projects. 71.
Student Engagement Fund