"Nudging them back to reality": toward a growing public acceptance of the role dogs fulfill in ameliorating contemporary veterans' PTSD symptoms
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Taylor, M. F., Edwards, M. E., Pooley, J. A.
Writing letters to help patients with service and support animals
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ensminger, John J., Thomas, J. Lawrence
Advocating change within the ADA: the struggle to recognize emotional-support animals as service animals
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Bourland, Kristin M.
Emotional Support Animals, Service Animals, and Pets on Campus
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Von Bergen, C. W.
For decades, universities have been accommodating physically disabled students who require guide dogs and other types of service animals. Within the past several years, however, mentally disabled students have increasingly petitioned colleges with no-pet policies to permit them to bring their...
Registrations of Assistance Dogs in California for Identification Tags: 1999-2012
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Yamamoto, Mariko Y., Lopez, Mayllynne T., States of, America
Recruiting psychosocial health effects of animals for families and communities: Transition to practice
Book Sections | Contributor(s): Hart, Lynette A., Yamamoto, Mariko, Fine, Aubrey H.
Examining emotional support animals and role conflicts in professional psychology
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Younggren, Jeffrey N., Boisvert, Jennifer A., Boness, Cassandra L.
Public Perceptions of Service Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs, and Therapy Dogs
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Regina Schoenfeld-Tacher, Peter Hellyer, Louana Cheung, Lori Kogan
As service dogs, emotional support dogs, and therapy dogs have become more prevalent in the USA, so too has the controversy surrounding their legitimacy. Yet, there is a lack of objective data regarding the public’s understanding of the role played by each of these types of animals, as...
Emotional support animals on commercial flights: a risk to allergic patients
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Brian C. Baumann, Kelly M MacArthur, John C. Baumann
Service and Emotional Support Animals on Campus: The Relevance and Controversy
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Melinda Phillips
University Counseling Centers' Perceptions and Experiences Pertaining to Emotional Support Animals
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lori R. Kogan, Karen Schaefer, Phyllis Erdman, Regina Schoenfeld-Tacher
Increasing numbers of students are requesting accommodations for emotional support animals (ESAs) in higher education settings. Since the legislation pertaining to this type of service animal differs from the laws governing disability service animals, colleges and universities are faced with...
Experiences with a prescribed emotional support animal: A qualitative inquiry
Theses | Contributor(s): Kristy R. Becraft
The certification of emotional support animals: Differences between clinical and forensic mental health practitioners.
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cassandra L. Boness, Jeffrey N. Younggren, Bruce I. Frumkin
Assistance Animals in Foster Care
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Matthew W. Dietz
Recent Developments in Animal Tort and Insurance Law
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Adam P. Karp, Margrit Lent Parker
Service, Comfort, or Emotional Support? The Evolution of Disability Law and Campus Housing
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Mark Bauman, Denise L. Davidson, Michael C. Sachs, Tegan Kotarski
Supporting real assistance animals
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Aubrey Fine
Supporting Real Assistance Animals: Veterinarians can help clients with assistance animals and discourage fraud
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Katie Burns
The Role of Pets in the Lives of College Students: Implications for College Counselors
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Aimee C. Adams, Bruce S. Sharkin, Jennifer J. Bottinelli
The roles that pets play in the lives of college students have received little attention in the college counseling literature. This article will review four topics related to college students and pets that have implications for counselors: (a) the separation anxiety that students experience...
Urban Sloths: Public Knowledge, Opinions, and Interactions
Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Kissia Ferreira Pereira, Robert John Young, Vanner Boere, Ita de Oliveira e Silva
Free-range sloths living in an urban environment are rare. In this study, opinions, attitudes, and interactions with a population of Bradypus variegatus were investigated through short, structured interviews and informal, opportunistic observations of people in the pubic square where...