FEATURESImplementation of Assisted Therapy With Dogs in the Therapeutic Approach to People With Autistic Spectrum DisorderMorales-Moreno, Isabel PhD; Cerezo-Chuecos, Francisca MSc; Balanza-Galindo, Serafín PhD; Gómez-Díaz, Magdalena PhD; Echevarría-Pérez, Paloma PhD Author Information Faculty of Nursing, Catholic University of Murcia (UCAM), Murcia, Spain. Correspondence: Magdalena Gómez-Díaz, PhD, Faculty of Nursing, Catholic University of Murcia (UCAM), Campus de los Jerónimos s/n. 30107 Guadalupe, Murcia, Spain ([email protected]). The authors have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with, or financial interest in, any commercial companies pertaining to this article. Holistic Nursing Practice 34(5):p 282-290, September/October 2020. | DOI: 10.1097/HNP.0000000000000403 Buy Metrics Abstract A holistic intervention is needed for individuals who suffer from autism spectrum disorders. Our objective was to work with these individuals in a multidisciplinary manner through the use of animal-assisted therapy, finding improvements in the experimental group as compared with the control group in the different evaluated areas. © 2020 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.