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New NICHD Funding Opportunities Announced
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The NICHD has announced three new funding opportunities pertianing to human-animal interaction. The following comes courtesy of James Griffin, Deputy Chief of the Child Development and...
Effects of horseback riding exercise therapy on hormone levels in elderly persons
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| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Sung-Hyoun, Cho, Jin-Woo, Kim, Seon-Rye, Kim, Byung-Jun, Cho
Journal of Physical Therapy Science
International Press Editing Center Incorporation
Department of Physical Therapy, Nambu University, Republic of...
To What Extent Can the Use of a Mobility Assistance Dog Reduce Upper Limb Efforts When Manual Wheelchair Users Ascend a Ramp?
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Martin-Lemoyne, Valérie, Gagnon, Dany H., Routhier, François, Poissant, Lise, Tousignant, Michel, Corriveau, Hélène, Vincent, Claude
Journal of Applied Biomechanics
Human Kinetics Publishers, Inc.
Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation...
PAWS/LA is dedicated to preserving the human-animal bond. To that end, we assist low-income seniors and people disabled with life threatening illnesses care for their companion animals by...
A Novel Behavioral Intervention in Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Improves Glycemic Control: Preliminary Results From a Pilot Randomized Control Trial
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Maranda, Louise, Lau, May, Stewart, Sunita M., Gupta, Olga T.
Animals in Healthcare Facilities: Recommendations to Minimize Potential Risks
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Murthy, Rekha, Bearman, Gonzalo, Brown, Sherrill, Bryant, Kristina, Chinn, Raymond, Hewlett, Angela, George, B. Glenn, Goldstein, Ellie J. C., Holzmann-Pazgal, Galit, Rupp, Mark E., Wiemken, Timothy, Weese, J. Scott, Weber, David J.
Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CaliforniaVirginia Commonwealth University, Richmond,...
Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Animal-Assisted Therapy: Stress Management for Adults
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): González-Ramírez, Mónica Teresa, Ortiz-Jiménez, Xóchitl Angélica, Landero-Hernández, René
Alternative & Complementary Therapies
The Psychology Faculty of the Autonomous University of Nuevo León, Monterrey, Nuevo León,...
Comparative Effectiveness of Interventions for Children Exposed to Nonrelational Traumatic Events
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Forman-Hoffman, Valerie L., Zolotor, Adam J., McKeeman, Joni L., Blanco, Roberto, Knauer, Stefanie R., Lloyd, Stacey W., Goldman Fraser, Jenifer, Viswanathan, Meera
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North CarolinaDepartments of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina School...
Effects of equine interaction on EEG asymmetry in children with autism spectrum disorder: a pilot study
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Chen, Chih-Chia, Crews, Debbie, Mundt, Stephanie, Ringenbach, Shannon D. R.
International Journal of Developmental Disabilities
Evidence of High Rates of Undiagnosed Asthma in Central Ohio Elementary Schoolchildren
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Clark, Brenda R., Burkett, S. Amanda, Andridge, Rebecca R., Buckley, Timothy J.
Journal of School Health
Lecturer, , College of Public Health, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, The Ohio State University, 1841...
Looking to the future: adolescents with cerebral palsy talk about their aspirations - a narrative study
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Cussen, Amy, Howie, Linsey, Imms, Christine
Disability & Rehabilitation
Department of Occupational Therapy, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Pet ownership may attenuate loneliness among older adult primary care patients who live alone
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Stanley, Ian H., Conwell, Yeates, Bowen, Connie, Van Orden, Kimberly A.
Aging & Mental Health
Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
Pet therapy program for antepartum high-risk pregnancies: a pilot study
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Lynch, C. E., Magann, E. F., Barringer, S. N., Ounpraseuth, S. T., Eastham, D. G., Lewis, S. D., Stowe, Z. N.
Journal of Perinatology
Department of Psychiatry, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USADepartment of...
‘Mum cleaned it and I just played with it’: Children’s perceptions of their roles and responsibilities in the care of family pets
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Muldoon, Janine C., Williams, Joanne M., Lawrence, Alistair
New Call for Proposals, Waltham Human-Animal Interaction Research Programme
Waltham recently announced the availability of approximately $524,000 to fund two high quality studies investigating the impact of companion animals on human cognition or academic outcomes. More...
Incidence and risk factors of hip joint pain in children with severe cerebral palsy
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Jóóźźwiak, Marek, Harasymczuk, Piotr, Koch, Aleksander, Kotwicki, Tomasz
Purpose. Pain is a serious complication associated with hip dislocation in cerebral palsy (CP), limiting patient independence and quality of life. This study aimed to determine the frequency of...
Kinematic analysis of sit to stand by persons with rheumatoid arthritis supported by a service dog
| Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Noguchi, Hiromi, Hoshiyama, Minoru, Tagawa, Yoshikatsu
Purpose. The objective of this study was to quantify the kinesiological effect of the assistance provided by service dogs on transferring from sit to stand in persons with rheumatoid arthritis...
Funding Sources for Human-Animal Interaction Research
The following is a list of sources known to provide or have provided funding for human-animal interaction research.
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Planet Dog Foundation
From the earliest days of Planet Dog, the founders were committed to creating a national grant program to make maximum impact with limited resources. As a company that celebrates all things dog...
Animal-assisted therapy services for adult cancer patients: a grant proposal
| Theses | Contributor(s): Julia Moorhouse
The purpose of this project was to identify potential funding sources and complete a grant to provide pet therapy/animal-assisted therapy to cancer patients who are actively in treatment at the...