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Effects of Simulated Horseback Riding on Balance, Postural Sway, and Quality of Life in Older Adults With Parkinson’s Disease

Leah S. Goudy, Brandon Rhett Rigby, Lisa Silliman-French, and Kevin A. Becker

used as a therapeutic modality to improve aspects of health in older adults who are otherwise healthy ( de Araújo, Silva, Costa, Pereira, & Safons, 2011 ) and in adults with disabilities that affect the neuromuscular system, such as multiple sclerosis ( Silkwood-Sherer & Warmbier, 2007 ) and cerebral

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Addressing Trauma in Adaptive Physical Activity: A Call to Reflection and Action

Lindsay Eales and Donna L. Goodwin

who had previously been unresponsive to traditional therapeutic modalities. Outside of the yoga context, there is some emerging literature on trauma-informed sport, physical activity, and physical education that can inform APA ( Massey & Williams, 2020 ; for e.g., see Ammann & Matuska, 2014 ; D

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Effect of Yoga on the Motor Proficiency of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and the Feasibility of its Inclusion in Special School Environments

Sindhu Shanker and Balaram Pradhan

mind ( Galantino et al., 2008 ; Hagen & Nayar,2014 ; Telles et al., 2013 ). The fundamental principle underlying yoga as a therapeutic modality is an effective balance of the autonomic nervous system, which offers psychophysiological benefits to an improved quality of life in an individual ( Stephens

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Water-Based Interventions for People With Neurological Disability, Autism, and Intellectual Disability: A Scoping Review

Karlee Naumann, Jocelyn Kernot, Gaynor Parfitt, Bethany Gower, and Kade Davison

( 3 ), 335 – 343 . Wardle , J. ( 2013 ). Hydrotherapy: A forgotten Australian therapeutic modality . Australian Journal of Herbal Medicine, 25 ( 1 ), 12 – 17 . Wilson , R.D. , Lewis , S.A. , & Murray , P.K. ( 2009 ). Trends in the