Do As I Do (DAID) dog training for Social Wellbeing

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Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
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Do As I Do (DAID) dog training - Behavioral
Eligibility
< 18
All Sexes
Eligible conditions
Social Wellbeing

Study Summary

This study is evaluating whether a dog can help improve the quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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Eligible Conditions

  • Social Wellbeing
  • Physical Activities

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Estimate

1 of 3

Compared to trials

Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Do As I Do (DAID) dog training will improve 1 primary outcome and 1 secondary outcome in patients with Social Wellbeing. Measurement will happen over the course of One year.

One year
Physical Activity
Social well-being

Trial Safety

Safety Estimate

1 of 3

Compared to trials

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Control
DAID dog training

This trial requires 100 total participants across 2 different treatment groups

This trial involves 2 different treatments. Do As I Do (DAID) Dog Training is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. There is no placebo group. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

DAID dog training
Behavioral
'Do As I Do' (DAID) dog training employs operant conditioning to train dogs to copy the behavior of their owner upon hearing the verbal cue 'Do it', similar to teaching a dog the rules behind the game 'Simon Says'. Once this rule has been established and generalized, something that can be achieved in dogs by practicing with only 3-6 initially learned behaviors, owners can demonstrate new actions and use the cue 'Do it' to prompt a matched, imitative, behavioral response.
ControlNo treatment in the control group

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: one year
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly one year for reporting.

Closest Location

Oregon State University - Corvallis, OR

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and younger. There are 4 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
The CDC publishes disability rates for children aged 3-17 years based on parental report show original
Has a family dog. show original
The participant can follow the basic instructions. show original
Age 10-17 years

Patient Q&A Section

Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

What are common treatments for physical activities?

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Physical activities are one of the most common treatments used to decrease depression symptoms. A low number of physical activities are negatively correlated with depression and exercise programs can also be a method of treating fatigue. The use of psychoeducation about mental illness is a critical component in ensuring that patients with depression participate in a physical activity program to manage their symptoms. As physical activity is a major means of treatment for depression, physical therapists need to be better equipped to monitor their patients' needs and discuss the various physical activity options for treatment during physical therapy visits.

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Can physical activities be cured?

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Physical activity is beneficial in controlling many of the health consequences associated with aging. Regular physical activity during old age may help improve the quality of life, as well as the mental health of individuals. It should therefore be encouraged, especially as a preventive measure for age-induced illnesses in old age. A balanced life is of utmost importance.

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How many people get physical activities a year in the United States?

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About 15 million adults participate in exercise activities a year in the United States. question: Cocaine use and cocaine use disorder: does duration of use matter and why? answer: Overall patterns of cocaine use did not differ by duration of lifetime use, and those with more chronic cocaine use had similar levels of problems as their noncocaine users.

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What are the signs of physical activities?

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Physical activity is common, with up to 95% having engaged in it at some time. The majority of respondents were engaged in some activity in the past week. Some specific symptoms were reported for each activity and were suggestive of the likelihood of being present in someone with physical activity. However, it is not known if these symptoms add to other relevant symptoms in the differential diagnosis.

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What causes physical activities?

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A recent systematic review found limited and variable evidence supporting the notion that physical activity is health modifying, especially in those with high levels of disability. Physical activity may increase bone density, reduce the risks of falls and fractures, and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in general. Low levels of activity, particularly over the long terms, are also associated with lower levels of health, which may also include poorer mental health. Evidence is unclear as to the impact of different types of walking on quality of life. There is some evidence that moderate levels of physical activity in childhood are associated with higher bone mineral density and an overall lower risk of developing osteoporosis.

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What is physical activities?

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This term can be misleading if it is not in connection with the term 'exercise' as it describes many kinds of physical activity such as non-structured play, casual activities and sport participation. In addition, it may include participation in non-mobilising activities, with potential benefits as well as barriers to participation. \n1. In terms of physiological fitness, the current definition of 'healthy' is not the most appropriate concept. While healthy people may not necessarily be physically active/fit, some are not physical active/fit as they lack the necessary physical capabilities and knowledge to engage in such physically demanding activities.

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Does physical activities run in families?

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Results of this study showed that parents and their children are more likely to enjoy the same physical activity choices than noncousin parents. In cases where the children's families do not participate in some kind of activity, the likelihood of a favorable attitude towards leisure physical activities is lower when compared with those parents who regularly engage in physical activity.

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What is do as i do (daid) dog training?

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Dogs respond to owners who act in a certain way and show a particular form of aggression towards their people, especially children. If we have been trained by our parents to do something the same way, it is more likely that we will do the same thing when we are with dogs because we have an emotional bond with them that we had with our children. The theory of learning by imitation is well established, and the concept has been widely researched for human children for many years. The principles have been used to explain the acquisition of human language, music, and other complex skills. Dogs appear to have been trained in this way. It is not clear, however, whether dogs are capable of using this method to learn human language or to imitate others.

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Have there been any new discoveries for treating physical activities?

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A combination of physiotherapists and occupational therapists are able to educate participants about the effectiveness of their chosen therapies and create an activity plan tailored to their individual needs. There are no clinically relevant findings to support the use of new therapies in exercise therapy for people with ALS.

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How serious can physical activities be?

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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) advocates for walking, exercise and swimming, and [fitness classes as well as sports and exercise] for physical activities. But some people do not have the time or monetary resources to spend on these types of sports and activities. [NIH] [cited in L. J. et al.] can help you find more affordable ways to satisfy your physical activity requirements. For example, many people do not find it feasible to go to a pool, which is a great way to get exercise. Instead, you can purchase equipment such as a gym or weights or join a group at a park.

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Is do as i do (daid) dog training typically used in combination with any other treatments?

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At this time, we have not found a single evidence-based treatment in canine behavior modification; we have not found multiple approaches for doing so; and we have found several approaches that are not supported by any evidence.

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What does do as i do (daid) dog training usually treat?

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In many cases of dog training, no formal therapy is received. Since dogs with behavioural problems are often treated through the principles of classical dog training, this could be a potentially harmful mistake. A systematic review is needed to find an appropriate therapy for dogs with behavioural problems and strengthen evidence-based training recommendations in the clinical and scientific literature.

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