The role of companion animals in human development
Contributor(s):: Melson, Gail F.
Des enfants Montréalais face au test des affinités animales
Contributor(s):: Salomon, Anne
Directions in human
Contributor(s):: Esposito, Layla, McCune, Sandra, Griffin, James A., Maholmes, Valerie
Imaginary companions of preschool children
Contributor(s):: Gleason, Tracy R., Sebanc, Anne M., Hartup, Wilard W.
Reasons for failure on the class inclusion problem
Contributor(s):: Ahr, Paul R., Youniss, James
Relações terapêuticas: Um estudo exploratório sobre Equitação Psico-Educacional (EPE) e autismo
Contributor(s):: Gonçalves Leitão, Leopoldo
Childhood obesity and human
Contributor(s):: Salmon, Jo, Timperio, Anna
Children in the living world: Why animals matter for children's development
Children's pets and adults' self-concepts
Contributor(s):: Poresky, Robert H., Hendrix, Charles, Mosier, Jacob E., Samuelson, Marvin L.
Les phénomènes qui sous-tendent la rencontre entre l'enfant et les animaux familiers
Contributor(s):: Montagner, H.
Principles for human
Pets and personality development
Contributor(s):: Levinson, Boris M.
Sex, childhood pets and young adults' self-concept scores
Contributor(s):: Poresky, Robert H.
Contributor(s):: Alper, Lindsey Stroben
[The role of horse-therapy in improvement of children with Down syndrome]
Contributor(s):: Klimberg, A.
Pets as transitional objects: their role in children's emotional development
Contributor(s):: Triebenbacher, S. L.
Behavioural effects of the presence of a dog in a classroom
Contributor(s):: Kotrschal, K., Ortbauer, B.
To test the idea that dogs have a positive influence on the social behaviour of school children, one of three dogs was introduced alternately into a class at an elementary school in Vienna, attended by 24 children (mean age: 6.7 years). Most of the 14 boys and ten girls came from first-generation...
Can a week of therapeutic riding make a difference? - A pilot study
Contributor(s):: Kaiser, L., Spence, L. J., Lavergne, A. G., Bosch, K. L. vanden
The objective of this research was to determine the effect of a five-day therapeutic riding day camp on children's anger, quality of life and perceived self-competence. Our study sample involved 16 able-bodied individuals (11+or-4.4. years) with no known physical or psychological disability, and...
Child-companion animal attachment bonds in single and two-parent families
Contributor(s):: Bodsworth, W., Coleman, G. J.
This study addressed the issue of whether children who potentially have reduced access to parental resources have a stronger attachment bond with a dog, compared with children who have greater access. The study compared children in single-parent families with those in two-parent families on level...
Constraints in assessing the impact of animals in education
Contributor(s):: Barker, S. B., Best, A. M., Fredrickson, M., Hunter, G.
The primary purpose of this article is to delineate constraints researchers may encounter in assessing the impact of animals in education, even when using rigorous research designs. A case study is used as a framework for this discussion and consists of a project conducted in a pre-school...