Accession Number ADA582346
Title Beck Pride Center - An Effective Solution for Combat Injured Student Veterans.
Publication Date Oct 2012
Media Count 16p
Personal Author S. Hanrahan
Abstract This study has four purposes: (1) One purpose of the study is to evaluate the effects of hippotherapy on motor performance in individuals with disabilities. Fifty veterans will be recruited and receive traditional physical therapy and physical therapy including hippotherapy. Measures will be taken after each session and analyzed; (2) This study will also evaluate the impact of the Beck PRIDE Center on health and well being and quality of life; (3) It will document veteran completion of referrals and engagement with care across six domain areas; (4) It will develop a program implementation manual that can be distributed to other educational institutions. The significance of these areas of investigation will further the model for civilian institutions to engage combat veterans with disabilities and their families on reintegration post employment.
Keywords Impact
Incapacitation
Manual operation
Physical therapy
Quality
Solutions(General)
Students
Veterans(Military personnel)
Warfare
Wounds and injuries


 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 70D - Personnel Management, Labor Relations & Manpower Studies
74 - Military Sciences
92A - Job Training & Career Development
57E - Clinical Medicine
Corporate Author Arkansas State Univ., State University.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept. 9 Sep 2011-8 Sep 2012.
NTIS Issue Number 1326
Contract Number W81XWH-11-1-0793

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