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Encouraging social interaction among depressed nursing home residents
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Contributor(s):: John, C. H.
This paper will examine different strategies for developing social interaction among depressed nursing home residents. Examples of various activities will also be discussed.
Important elements in farm animal-assisted interventions for persons with clinical depression: A qualitative interview study
Contributor(s):: Pedersen, Ingeborg, Ihlebæk, Camilla, Kirkevold, Marit
Purpose: The main aim of this study was to obtain participants’ own experience of a farm animal-assisted intervention, and what they perceived as important elements in relation to their mental health. Method: A qualitative study, inspired by a phenomenological-hermeneutical perspective was...
The DAWG Foundation was formed with the mission of providing a companion canines for US military veterans (and select First Responders) battling PTSD. The companion canine will be well trained by DAWG Foundation-approved trainers, and will provide everything from simple companionship and...
Practices of therapists using equine facilitated/assisted psychotherapy in the treatment of adolescents diagnosed with depression: A qualitative study
Contributor(s):: Frame, Deborah L.
Hounds Healing Heroes
Hounds Healing Heroes is a group of Volunteers who understand how healing owning a dog can be for someone needing emotional support, from the effects of PTSD, TBI, or Depression. We pair up rescue dogs with Veterans for emotional support. We accept dogs into our program that generally are...
Anticipatory grief and pet loss preparation
Contributor(s):: Gardner, M., McVety, D.
Are therapy dogs like xanax? Does animal-assisted therapy impact processes relevant to cognitive behavioral psychotherapy?
Contributor(s):: Hunt, M. G., Chizkov, R. R.
Despite an increase in the popularity of animal-assisted therapy, little is known about the impact of animals on processes relevant to effective psychotherapy. This study tested the impact of having a dog present on process variables relevant to cognitive behavioral therapy, including emotional...
Az allatasszisztalt intervencio hatasa gerincveloserult szemelyek rehabilitaciojaban
Contributor(s):: Zsoldos, A., Satori, A., Zana, A.
Examining effects of equine-assisted activities to help combat veterans improve quality of life [Guest Editorial]
Contributor(s):: Lanning, B. A., Krenek, N.
Goodbye, Brecken: A story about the death of a pet
Contributor(s):: Lupton, David
Animal-assisted therapy and agitation and depression in nursing home residents with dementia: A matched case–control trial
Contributor(s):: Majić, Tomislav, Gutzmann, Hans, Heinz, Andreas, Lang, Undine E., Rapp, Michael A.
Boredom is the enemy
Contributor(s):: Hayes, N.
Developing effective animal-assisted intervention programs involving visiting dogs for institutionalized geriatric patients: a pilot study
Contributor(s):: Berry, A., Borgi, M., Terranova, L., Chiarotti, F., Alleva, E., Cirulli, F.
Horses That Heal
Welcome to Horses That Heal, a non-profit organization associated with psychological counseling services based in Fayetteville/Fort Bragg, North Carolina; we aim to serve at-risk youth as well as active-duty military, retired and/or reserves.
HumAnima CIC is a West Midlands based social enterprise providing a professional humanistic counseling and Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) service to individuals and organizations.
ABLEPaws is a group of Pet Partners® (formerly Delta Society® Pet Partners®) Animal Assisted Activities and Animal Assisted Therapy (AAA/AAT) teams who are dedicated to improving and brightening the lives and the health of people through interaction with our pet resources. Our volunteer program...
Equine Alliance provides clients with equine assisted therapy.
Healing Hooves Inc.
At Healing Hooves Inc. the goal is to enhance the lives of people of all ages, who are emotionally, developmentally, physically or psychologically challenged, through the use of equine facilitated psychotherapy.
Healing Hooves is an Equine Facilitated Counselling (EFC) and Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) program bringing healing, growth and hope to children, youth, adults and families.
Peaceful Acres Horses, Inc.
The horses at Peaceful Acres are rescued from abandonment, neglect and abuse. Others are retired by their owners to come live in sanctuary at Peaceful Acres. The horses are rehabilitated emotionally and physically to become partners in equine assisted learning and psychotherapy programs for...