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Paws and Think, Inc.
Paws and Think, Inc. was founded in 2001 as a 501(c)(3) organization to bring the benefits off the human-animal bond to both people and dogs. Our Mission is Improving lives through the power of the human-dog connection. We do this through our Youth-Canine programs, helping at-risk or...
Human–Animal Interaction Research in School Settings: Current Knowledge and Future Directions
Contributor(s):: Nancy R. Gee, James A. Griffin, Peggy McCardle
The involvement of animals is almost commonplace in many schools, although actual data documenting the extent and nature of human–animal interaction (HAI) in these settings are sparse. We provide an overview of the existing research and argue that the inclusion of animals in classroom...
Comparing the Effect of Animal-Rearing Education in Japan with Conventional Animal-Assisted Education
Contributor(s):: Yuka Nakajima
An increasing number of teachers are introducing animals into their class so that pupils foster cognitive, physiological, and social skills through their interaction with animals. Along with such an educational style termed animal-assisted education (AAE), Japanese formal education has also...
Ei haukku haavaa tee : esite koira-avusteisesta kasvatus- ja kuntoutustyöstä
Contributor(s):: Inka Kansi, Anni Kauppinen
Koirien merkitystä ihmisten hyvinvoinnin kannalta on viime vuosina käsitelty tutkimuksissa ja mediassa laajasti. Opinnäytetyön tavoitteena oli tuottaa sosiaali-, terveys- ja kasvatusalojen ammattilaisille suunnattu esite yhteistyössä Koirat kasvatus- ja...
Educação assistida por animais : intervenção em crianças com alterações de comportamento
Contributor(s):: Ãngela Maria Dias de Vilhena e Mascarenhas
A realização deste estudo terá a intenção de levantar a possibilidade e verificar a exequibilidade da implementação de projectos / programas de Intervenções Assistidas por Animais / Educação Assistida por Animais...
Animal assisted education: intervention in children with behavioral disorders
Contributor(s):: Angela Maria Dias de Vilhena Mascarenhas
The accomplishment of this study intends to raise the possibility and verify the feasibility of the implementation of projects / programs of Animal-Assisted Interventions / Animal-Assisted Education as a pedagogical strategy in the current educational context. In this particular case, the problem...
Systematic observation of social competences: Video analysis of an animal-assisted training with children and adolescents
Contributor(s):: Burger, E, Stetina, BU, Sinabell, C, Widmann, V, Handlos, U, Kryspin-Exner, I
Katie Michele Barton
Humane education for students with visual impairments: Learning about working dogs
Contributor(s):: Bruce, Susan M., Feinstein, Jennie Dapice, Kennedy, Meghan C., Liu, Ming
Animals in educational settings: Research and practice
Contributor(s):: Gee, Nancy R., Fine, Aubrey H., Schuck, Sabrina
An Examination of the Themes of Care, Emotional Intelligence, and the Presence of a Dog in a Classroom
Contributor(s):: Rogers, Melissa Donn
Human Animal Interaction
This MSc will introduce students to interdisciplinary approaches and a diverse range of methods used to research our relationships with other species. This course introduces a broad range of topics and considers human-animal interactions across a diverse range of contexts from pet owning to...
Social Workers Advancing the Human-Animal Bond (SWAHAB)
Social Workers Advancing the Human-Animal Bond (SWAHAB) began in 2004 as a group of New York City Social Workers and some members of other disciplines who recognized that the interaction of people and other animals affected the lives of both, often in profoundly important ways. This interaction...
Changes in socio-emotional competences of adolescents during an animal-assisted-training (MTI)
Contributor(s):: Stetina, Birgit U., Burger, Eva, Turner, Karoline, Lederman Maman, Tamara, Handlos, Ursula, Kryspin-Exner, Ilse
Socio-emotional correlates of a schooldog-teacher-team in the classroom
Contributor(s):: Beetz, A.
Center for Animal Assisted Therapy (CAAT) at the University of North Texas
The Consortium for Animal Assisted Therapy (CAAT) at the University of North Texas (UNT) was established in 2002 to support the field of animal assisted therapy. The CAAT promotes human and animal welfare through the partnership of people and pets. The mission of the Consortium for Animal...
H.O.R.S.E.S., Inc. (Helping Others Reach Success using Equine Services), is a PATH, Intl. Equine Assisted Therapy Center. We are a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization that is run on grants, donations and with the assistance of volunteers. We have several programs to...