Prison-Based Animal Programs (PAPs) and Mental Health Outcome Measures
Contributor(s):: Kaitlyn N. Swyers
The following text will detail the pervasiveness of mental health issues in prisons as a nationwide problem. This provides an important context and poses the urgent research questions of (1) how prisons can realistically attempt to lower the impact of mental health issues that are plaguing more...
An evaluation of therapeutic horseback riding programs for adults with physical impairments
Contributor(s):: Tomaszewski, Sarah Elizabeth
Staff perceptions of therapeutic riding programs
Contributor(s):: Wurth, Natalie Lynne
The analysis of the Service Animal Adaptive Intervention Assessment
Contributor(s):: Zapf, Susan Ann
The benefits of therapeutic horseback riding for physically challenged adults
Contributor(s):: Friesen, Michelle Katherine
The effect of service dogs on the occupational performance and life satisfaction of individuals with spinal cord injuries
Contributor(s):: Roth, Stephanie Lynne
The effects of animal-facilitated therapy on adaptive socialization behaviors
Contributor(s):: Weir, Laura Marie
The multiple effect of therapeutic horseback riding on adult patients with physical disabilities
Contributor(s):: Platford, Liz
Therapeutic riding and self-esteem
Contributor(s):: Preusch, Pamela C.
Use of canine companions for independence as a modality in occupational therapy
Contributor(s):: Paton, Shelley Annette
Dog-Assisted Therapies and Activities in Rehabilitation of Children with Cerebral Palsy and Physical and Mental Disabilities
Contributor(s):: Elmaci, Dilek Tunçay, Cevizci, Sibel
How to Care for Orphaned Wild Mammals
Contributor(s):: Lori Cherney, M.a. Nieves
The following information has been derived from the experiences of wildlife rehabilitations specialists, as well as from journals on this topic. Itis important to note thatinformation must be adapted to accomodate the individual animal and consultation with a veterinarian is recommended. This is...
The human animal bond: Applications for rehabilitation professionals
Contributor(s):: Silcox, Denise, Castillo, Yuleinys A., Reed, Bruce J.
Utilizing assistive dogs in integrated employment settings: Multidisciplinary elements to consider for individuals with ASD
Contributor(s):: Groomes, Darlene A. G., Clemons, Andrew, Hulme, Sandra, Kort, Kelly, Mesibov, Gary
Animal-Assisted Therapy: Benefits and Implications for Professionals in the Field of Rehabilitation
Contributor(s):: Amanda M. Mangalavite, Thomas D. Upton (adviser)
The use of animals for therapeutic purposes has been done for centuries. It wasn’t until the 20th century when people began to realize the potential the human-animal interaction had on our overall health. Professionals and organizations began to implement animal-assisted therapy (AAT)...
Therapeutic Benefits of Animals: Zahra Poonawala at TEDxIMTDubai
Zahra's uses "Fluffy" a trained rabbit to prove one very important point - how animals can help with so many problems that humans face. From nervousness, to autism - animals have a lot more to offer than we think. Zahra is a Clinical Psychologist and Animal Assisted Therapist....
A revised taxonomy of assistance animals
Contributor(s):: Parenti, Lindsay, Foreman, Anne, Jean Meade, B., Wirth, Oliver
A Therapeutic Pedigree
Contributor(s):: Drolet, Collin
Contributor(s):: Rusch, Sherri L.
Anxiety and depression in care homes in Malta and Australia: part 2
Contributor(s):: Baldacchino, Donia R., Bonello, Lilian