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They Say Emotional Support Dog, We Say Service Dog: Why the Americans with Disabilities Act Should Recognize Emotional Support Dogs as Service Animals
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| Contributor(s):: Chelsea Hernandez-Silk
This article explores the laws surrounding emotional support animals. Specifically, the author analyzes the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Housing Act, and the Air Carrier Access Act. This article proposes that emotional support animals should be recognized under federal legislation...
K9s From Carrie
Minnesota-based K9s From Carrie is a leading 501(c)(3) nonprofit in the United States to shine light on mental health awareness through education and the pairing of individuals with dogs to help manage mental illness and reduce suicide. We believe people of all ages and backgrounds suffering...
Public Perceptions of Service Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs, and Therapy Dogs
| 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...
A Perfect Human-Animal Bond Storm
03 Jul 2017 |
Posted by Myrna Milani
Nothing is more sad than the death of an illusion. Arthur Koestler
While many items appear on my list of enjoyable activities, reading mysteries remains a life-long favorite. This ongoing...
Examining emotional support animals and role conflicts in professional psychology
| Contributor(s):: Younggren, Jeffrey N., Boisvert, Jennifer A., Boness, Cassandra L.
Recruiting psychosocial health effects of animals for families and communities: Transition to practice
| Contributor(s):: Hart, Lynette A., Yamamoto, Mariko, Fine, Aubrey H.
Jul 28 2015
The Fair Housing Act and Emotional Support Animals in College Housing - Is it Really Raining Cats and Dogs? (EDU350M)
Apr 17 2015
The Animal/Human Connection: Clarifying the Roles of Service, Emotional Support, and Therapy Animals
No training required: the availability of emotional support animals as a component of equal access for the psychiatrically disabled under the Fair Housing Act.
| Contributor(s):: Ligatti, Christopher C.
Advocating change within the ADA: the struggle to recognize emotional-support animals as service animals
| Contributor(s):: Bourland, Kristin M.
Emotional support animal or service animal for ADA and Vermont’s public accommodations law purposes: does it make a difference?
| Contributor(s):: Danon, Beth A.
Writing letters to help patients with service and support animals
| Contributor(s):: Ensminger, John J., Thomas, J. Lawrence
Canadian Service Dog Foundation
Canadian Service Dog Foundation Inc. is a non-profit organization committed to assisting people who live with a serious disability through use of trained service dogs, assistance dogs, therapy dogs, and emotional support animals; and to support human safety through use of trained police service...
Dogs 4 Disabled Veterans
D4DV is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to the rehabilitation of rescued and shelter dogs and giving them a purpose as service dogs or emotional support dogs for disabled veterans. We are located in south Florida and proudly serve our veterans throughout the state.