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  1. Feature Story: Therapy dogs bring relief for stressed-out students

    | Soft Literature | Contributor(s): Costa Maragos

    Dogs can bring great comfort to people dealing with stress. Now research shows there are many therapeutic benefits to bringing therapy dogs to university campuses to help stressed-out students,...

  2. The disturbing correlation between youth violence and animal cruelty

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Sarah A. Matthews

    In examining juvenile crime and violence, there appears to be a correlation between this violence and the crime of animal cruelty. To assist in supporting this hypothesis, as a society we can...

  3. For human needs, some veterinary clinics are turning to a professional: Social workers see a place for themselves in veterinary practice

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Larkin, M.

    2016 J Am Vet Med Assoc 248 1 8-12 0003-1488 10.2460/javma.248.1.8 eng text

  4. Social Worker Perceptions of Equine Assisted Psychotherapy

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Melanie Woolen

        This research study examines factors that influence a social worker’s willingness to utilize animals in therapy, specifically equine assisted psychotherapy. Equine...

  5. Oct 07 2017

    5th International Veterinary Social Work Summit

    The 5th International Veterinary Social Work Summit will include an animal-assisted interventions workshop, Mediators without Borders conflict resolution coach training and Mediators without...

  6. Pet-person social interaction in institutional settings : an ethnomethodological analysis

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Sandra Yetta Fields

    1977 156 Ohio State University 0.00.0 Social Work PhD en Ohio State University text

  7. Veterinary social work: Practice within veterinary settings

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Holcombe, T. Melissa, Strand, Elizabeth B., Nugent, William R., Ng, Zenithson Y.

    2016 Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment 26 1 69-80 1091-13591540-3556 Taylor & Francis United Kingdom 10.1080/10911359.2015.1059170 Holcombe, T. Melissa, College of Social...

  8. Psychosocial Equine Program for Veterans

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Ferruolo, D. M.

    2016 Soc Work 61 1 53-60 0037-8046 (Print)0037-8046 eng text

  9. Without a home but not without a companion: an ethnographic study

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Catherine M. Riley

    This study aims to explore the personal perspective of people who are homeless and their pet companions. This study examines the benefits and challenges of the homeless pet owner in Sacramento,...

  10. Animal-assisted interventions: an integral piece of the collaborative treatment plan

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Maureen Renee Faiola

    This qualitative study was designed using a combination of research methods to explore the benefits of using animal-assisted therapy with vulnerable populations. An analysis of the literature...

  11. Human-Animal Bonds I: The Relational Significance of Companion Animals

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Walsh, Froma

    2009 Family Process 48 4 462-480 0014-7370, 0014-7370 Blackwell Publishing, Malden MA English Firestone Professor Emerita and Co-Director,...

  12. A Narrative Review of Qualitative and Quantitative Research in Equine-assisted Social Work or Therapy – Addressing Gaps and Contradictory Results

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Catharina Carlsson

    This article reviews the published literature narrative about equine-assisted or equine-facilitated social work or therapy, a growing area of interventions. The purpose is to shed light on gaps...

  13. Jul 11 2016

    IAHAIO 2016

    UNVEILING A NEW PARADIGM: HAI in the mainstream- Our Mission is to share a new vision and status of HAI in society- Our Outcomes are measurable across quantitative, qualitative and mixed research...

  14. Social Work, Animal-Assisted Therapies and Ethical Considerations: A Programme Example from Central Queensland, Australia

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Taylor, Nik, Fraser, Heather, Signal, Tania, Prentice, Kathy

    2016 British Journal of Social Work 46 1 135-152 0045-3102 Oxford University Press / USA 10.1093/bjsw/bcu115 School of Social and Policy Studies, Flinders University, SA 5001,...

  15. Employee Wellbeing and Compassion Fatigue among Animal Caregivers: A Hermeneutic Phenomenological Study

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Cavallaro, Liz

    2016 275 9781339323428 The George Washington University Ed.D. English text

  16. May 12 2016

    Animals on the Mind: Institute for Human-Animal Connection Practitioners Conference 2016

    The Institute for Human-Animal Connection (IHAC) at the University of Denver Graduate School of Social Work is pleased to announce our 2nd Biennial Practitioners Conference, Animals on the Mind,...

  17. Animal-Assisted Interventions (AAI)

    AAI (Animal-Assisted Interventions) is a term referring to a wide variety of interventions involving animals in order to improve the quality of life for humans. Each type of intervention is...

  18. Fondation Adrienne et Pierre Sommer

    | Organizations

    The Adrienne and Pierre Sommer Foundation is France’s only private, independent, not-for-profit organization devoted to human-animal interaction (HAI). The Foundation supports the...

  19. Veterinary social work: Practice within veterinary settings

    | Journal Articles | Contributor(s): Holcombe, T. Melissa, Strand, Elizabeth B., Nugent, William R., Ng, Zenithson Y.

    2016 Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment 26 1 69 1091-1359 Taylor & Francis Ltd. Abingdon English text

  20. Social Work Services in Small Animal Private Practice Settings: A Veterinarian's Perspective

    | Theses | Contributor(s): Natalie K. Leiferman

    Humans share a strong bond with animals, when a pet becomes sick or dies an owner can feel extreme grief and bereavement. Research studies have shown that some veterinarians feel they are...