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HABRI Central Case Studies: Animal Intervention: Decreasing Anxiety in Cancer Patients

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Abstract

A university student talks about a tumor he had as a child and how a dog his family adopted during his treatment helped him through the recovery process.

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Marcy Wilhelm-South

Purdue University

Size/Length 3:57
Language English
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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • HABRI Central (2014), "HABRI Central Case Studies: Animal Intervention: Decreasing Anxiety in Cancer Patients ," https://habricentral.org/resources/3732.

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  1. Animal-assisted activities
  2. Animal roles
  3. Anxiety
  4. Cancer
  5. Dogs
  6. HABRI Central Case Studies
  7. Human-animal bond
  8. Mammals
  9. Pet ownership
  10. Pets and companion animals
  11. recovery