The Human–Animal Relationship as the Focus of Animal-Assisted Interventions: A One Health Approach
| Contributor(s):: Lucia Francesca Menna, Antonio Santaniello, Margherita Todisco, Alessia Amato, Luca Borrelli, Cristiano Scandurra, Alessandro Fioretti
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...
The role of therapy and service animals in the lives of persons with disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Fine, A. H.
Veterinary social work: Practice within veterinary settings
| Contributor(s):: Holcombe, T. Melissa, Strand, Elizabeth B., Nugent, William R., Ng, Zenithson Y.
The Use of Animal-Assisted Interventions in Social Services: A Literature Synthesis
| Contributor(s):: Rebecca Sheluk
The field of Animal-Assisted Interventions (AAI’s) is emerging and developing steadily, however the available literature which addresses this field is limited. This literature synthesis includes 27 articles from this limited pool and addresses what AAI programs exist, how they are being...
Pets Helping People, Inc.
Pets Helping People is a not-for-profit 501(c) 3 organization established in 1998 on the premise that dogs, through their unconditional love and acceptance and acute senses, when paired with a compassionate human can be a remarkable source of companionship, inspiration, motivation and...
Animal-Assisted Interactions: Impacts for At-Risk Youth
| Contributor(s):: Emily M. Axen
Animal-assisted interactions (AAI) have shown increasing promise in reaching at-risk youth. Overview: This systematic review explores the biopsychosocial-spiritual impacts of AAI for at-risk youth through analyzing the existing body of empirical research in the field. Qualitative analysis of...
Understanding our kinship with animals: Input for health care professionals interested in the human-animal bond
| Contributor(s):: Fine, Aubrey H., Beck, Alan M.
Incorporating animal-assisted interventions into psychotherapy: Guidelines and suggestions for therapists
| Contributor(s):: Fine, Aubrey H.
Animal-assisted intervention in dementia care home residents
| Contributor(s):: Wesenberg, Sandra, Werner, Jillian, Beckmann, Antje, Gerner, A., Nestmann, Frank, Holthoff, Vjera
Denver Pet Partners
Denver Pet Partners (DPP) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to advancing the Human-Animal Bond in order to improve the quality of life, benefit human-animal interaction and enhance animal-assisted interaction (AAI) services in Colorado. Founded in 2001, we are inclusive of AAI...
Animal assisted group interventions for the treatment of trauma
| Contributor(s):: DePrekel, Molly, Neznik, Kay, Trotter, Kay Sudekum