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A Systematic Review of Animal-Assisted Therapy on Psychosocial Outcomes in People with Intellectual Disability

By S. Maber-Aleksandrowicz, C. Avent, A. Hassiotis

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Publication Title Res Dev Disabil
Volume 49-50
Pages 322-38
ISBN/ISSN 0891-4222
DOI 10.1016/j.ridd.2015.12.005
Language eng
Author Address Kingston Community Team for People with Learning Disabilities, Hollyfield House, 22 Hollyfield Road, Surbiton KT5 9AL, UK. Electronic address: sarahmaber@doctors.org.uk.Access Child and Youth Mental Health, Building 19, Springfield Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, London SW17 7DJ, UK. Electronic address: cerian.avent@swlstg-tr.nhs.uk.Division of Psychiatry, Charles Bell House, 67-73 Riding House Street, London W1W 7EY, UK. Electronic address: a.hassiotis@ucl.ac.uk.
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  • Maber-Aleksandrowicz, S.; Avent, C.; Hassiotis, A. (2017), "A Systematic Review of Animal-Assisted Therapy on Psychosocial Outcomes in People with Intellectual Disability," http://habricentral.org/resources/58869.

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  1. Abnormal behavior
  2. Animal-assisted therapies
  3. Cognition
  4. Emotions
  5. Humans
  6. Intellectual disabilities
  7. psychosocial issues
  8. Social behavior
  9. Treatment outcomes