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  1. Integration of Animal-Assisted Therapy Standards in Pediatric Occupational Therapy

    Contributor(s):: Sara J. Shue, Melissa Y. Winkle, M J Mulcahey

    The primary purpose of this study was to describe how the best practice recommendations and standards of practice related to animal-assisted therapy (AAT) are being incorporated into pediatric occupational therapy (OT). The study design was a nonexperimental survey that identified the...

  2. A Clinical Practice Change Initiative to Incorporate Animal Assisted Therapy in Advanced Practice Registered Nurses' Clinical Practice for Children and Adolescents

    Contributor(s):: Donna Rae Cowell

    Background: Children and adolescents mental healthcare needs is vital for the future of our nation’s welfare (American Psychology Association, 2014). Research has indicated AAT may be a considerable choice to help with pediatrics mental healthcare and may be utilized as...

  3. The effects of animal assisted therapy on tantrums and aggressive behaviors of children with autism

    Contributor(s):: Jesionowicz, Rebecca L.

    This study investigated the influence of Animal Assisted Therapy on three elementary school boys' with Autism Spectrum Disorder emotional regulation. The children participated in 12 Animal Assisted Therapy sessions using the Mutt-i-grees Curriculum with a therapy dog over the course of 6-8...

  4. Animal-assisted activities: Results from a survey of top-ranked pediatric oncology hospitals

    Contributor(s):: Chubak, Jessica, Hawkes, Rene

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  6. Your child's first pet: Some advice from the American Academy of Pediatrics

    Contributor(s):: Knopf, Alison

  7. Communing With Dolphins

    Contributor(s):: Hutchins, Shelley D.

  8. How can surgeonfish help pediatric surgeons? A pilot study investigating the antinociceptive effect of fish aquariums in adult volunteers

    Contributor(s):: Sanchez, Matthieu, Delpont, Marion, Bachy, Manon, Kabbaj, Reda, Annequin, Daniel, Vialle, Raphaël

  9. Trauma narratives with children in foster care: Individual and group play therapy

    Contributor(s):: Crenshaw, David A., Tillman, Kathleen S., Stewart, Anne L.

  10. The Role and Impact of Animals with Pediatric Patients

    Contributor(s):: Tielsch Goddard, Anna, Gilmer, Mary Jo

  11. A piece of my mind. Addie's hope

    Contributor(s):: Cornfield, J. M.

  12. Post-Operative Benefits of Animal-Assisted Therapy in Pediatric Surgery: A Randomised Study

    Contributor(s):: Valeria Calcaterra, Pierangelo Veggiotti, Clara Palestrini, Valentina De Giorgis, Roberto Raschetti, Massimiliano Tumminelli, Simonetta Mencherini, Francesca Papotti, Catherine Klersy, Riccardo Albertini, Selene Ostuni, Gloria Pelizzo

    BackgroundInterest in animal-assisted therapy has been fuelled by studies supporting the many health benefits. The purpose of this study was to better understand the impact of an animal-assisted therapy program on children response to stress and pain in the immediate postsurgical period.Patients...

  13. Young children engaging with technologies at home: The influence of family context

    Contributor(s):: Stephen, Christine, Stevenson, Olivia, Adey, Claire

  14. Childhood Cancer

    Cancer occurs at the cellular level, the “building blocks” of the body [In !MedlinePlus. Retrieved from )]. It is a mistake in the copying of cells. Cells will grow where they are not needed and...

  15. L'enfant avec un autisme et l'animal dans un lien signifant: Des possibilités d'interventions thérapeutiques

    Contributor(s):: Maurer, Marie, Delfour, Fabienne, Trudel, Marcel, Adrien, Jean-Louis

  16. The significance of the relationship between dogs and single women

    Contributor(s):: Woodman, Pamela Sue

  17. Self-other's perspective taking: The use of therapeutic robot companions as social agents for reducing pain and anxiety in pediatric patients

    Contributor(s):: Okita, Sandra Y.

  18. Assessing Provider Knowledge and Attitude Towards Animal-Assisted Therapy as a Complementary Treatment for Children

    Contributor(s):: Shannon Leigh Million

    Objective: The purpose of this project was to determine knowledge and attitudes of pediatric primary care providers working in a university outpatient clinic settings towards the use of animal-assisted therapy as a complementary treatment for children. This report also includes an integrative...

  19. Providence Animal-Assisted Activities & Therapy (PAAA/T)

    The mission of the Providence Animal-Assisted Activities & Therapy (PAAA/T) program is to share the unique benefits of the human-animal bond with the patients, staff and visitors of Providence Health System (PHS) in Olympia, Washington. We have been serving PHS since 1991.

  20. Juvenile animal abuse: Practice and policy implications for PNPs

    Contributor(s):: Muscari, Mary