The current state of the dolphin therapy: the scientific aspect
Research the best experts on the International Dolphin Therapy and fitness complex «Nemo» are reflected in a number of articles published in international journals.
In recent times in the international journal «Public health» (№2, 2013) published an article «Topical issues of the dolphin», by Professor A.P.Chuprikova, B.P.Popovskogo and S.V.Kelyushka. With some modifications it was also published in English in the German journal ( «Archiv Euro Medica.» Hannover, 2013, №1).
The article provides an overview of the literature and our own data on the use of the dolphin therapy in pediatric neurology. Being new to the modern child psychiatrists rehabilitation method dolphin has attracted more attention not only of specialists, as parents of sick children. Thanks to their perseverance, it took its place among the helper methods that complement the complex therapy of infantile autism, psycho-organic disorders, mental and speech development delay, mental retardation, and other conditions. The authors express doubts about the evidence of the therapeutic action of the method, are not familiar with the relevant Russian-language literature. As further humanization of psychiatry dolphin is one of the methods animaloterapiya, it will take its rightful place among the ways psychosensory integration of the developing brain.