The impact of an Autism Assistance Dog on Child and Family Flourishing

Maura Leen recently completed her Masters by Research at IT Tralee and has published an article in the Community Based Research category. The article titled "An Interpretative Phenomenological Study to Examine the Effects of Assistance Dogs on Engagement of Children with Autism in Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation" explores how having an autism assistance dog can help Irish families to flourish in life. 

The full Research Paper is available to read here

 

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