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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.2313

Title: Animal-Assisted Therapy.

Definition: A program that prepares health and human service professionals to integrate the use of animals into their treatment practices in order to facilitate change in people with mental and physical disabilities. Includes instruction in psychology, psychology of disabilities, animal behavior, animal training, the human-animal bond, integration of animals into therapeutic settings, and ethical and cultural issues.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.2313 Animal-Assisted Therapy. No substantive changes 51.2313 Animal-Assisted Therapy.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Equine-Assisted Therapy]