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Canine-Assisted Therapy in Hospitalized Patients Awaiting Heart Transplantation
Contributor(s):: Snipelisky, D., Smidt, J., Gallup, S., Myrick, J., Bauer, B., Burton, M. C.
Benefits, challenges, and needs of people living with cancer and their companion dogs: An exploratory study
Contributor(s):: Ingram, K. M., Cohen-Filipic, J.
The Effect of a Pet Therapy and Comparison Intervention on Anxiety in Hospitalized Children
Contributor(s):: Hinic, K., Kowalski, M. O., Holtzman, K., Mobus, K.
Observing Live Fish Improves Perceptions of Mood, Relaxation and Anxiety, But Does Not Consistently Alter Heart Rate or Heart Rate Variability
Contributor(s):: Gee, N. R., Reed, T., Whiting, A., Friedmann, E., Snellgrove, D., Sloman, K. A.
Evaluation of an equine-assisted therapy program for veterans who identify as 'wounded, injured or ill' and their partners
Contributor(s):: Romaniuk, M., Evans, J., Kidd, C.
Dogs predisposed to anxiety disorders and related factors in Japan
Contributor(s):: Kurachi, Takuma, Irimajiri, Mami, Mizuta, Yuko, Satoh, Toshiyuki
Problem behaviours of dogs can be serious, because they could break the human-animal bond resulting in the dogs being relinquished. The aim of the present study was to investigate how many owners thought their dogs display anxiety related behaviours, how many owners were troubled by their dog's...
Effect of Dog Ownership on Mental Health Disorders and Quality of Life in Veterans
Contributor(s):: Kristoffer Rehder
Approximately 1 in 5 returning service members from Iraq and Afghanistan report symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) (Tanielian & Jaycox, 2008), and 22 percent of veterans suffering from PTSD also report symptoms of Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD). Mental health disorders such as...
Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy for adolescents experiencing depression and/or anxiety: A therapist's perspective
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Contributor(s):: Wilson, K., Buultjens, M., Monfries, M., Karimi, L.
Terapia asistida con animales en pacientes oncológicos: una revisión bibliográfica
Contributor(s):: María Marco Oliver
El cáncer causa desajustes psicológicos y emocionales debido a su naturaleza crónica. Los pacientes oncológicos tienen una alta prevalencia de padecer algún trastorno psicológico, entre los que destacan la depresión y los trastornos de ansiedad....
Equine-assisted therapy for anxiety and posttraumatic stress symptoms
Contributor(s):: Earles, Julie L., Vernon, Laura L., Yetz, Jeanne P.
Evaluating animal-assisted therapy in group treatment for child sexual abuse
Contributor(s):: Dietz, Tracy J., Davis, Diana, Pennings, Jacquelyn
Animal-assisted intervention for trauma: a systematic literature review
Contributor(s):: O'Haire, Marguerite E., Guérin, Noémie A., Kirkham, Alison C.
Contributor(s):: Eileen Bona
This story is a true account of a 14 year old boy who was afflicted with panic attacks and sought help through equine facilitated counselling. The medium was effective for him. The story is followed by an update about the boy as well as information about animal assisted and nature assisted...
How equine facilitated psychotherapists describe their experiences with adults diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)
Contributor(s):: Thiel, Jennifer M.
Contributor(s):: Patronek, Gary J., Ayers, Catherine R., Frost, Randy O., Steketee, Gail
Robot-Based Psychotherapy: Concepts Development, State of the Art, and New Directions
Contributor(s):: David, D., Matu, S. A., David, O. A.
A Pilot Study Assessing the Effectiveness of an Animal-Assisted Outreach Program
Contributor(s):: Stewart, Leslie A., Dispenza, Franco, Parker, Lindy, Chang, Catherine Y., Cunnien, Taffey
Therapeutic trail riding for children and adults with ADHD and anxiety disorders
Contributor(s):: Weston-Thompson, Judy, Trotter, Kay Sudekum
Über die Behandlung von Angstsörungen mit dem Psychotherapeutischen Reiten: Langzeitbeobachtungen und Ergebnisse einer experimentellen Studie aus dem Bezirkskrankenhaus Haar
Contributor(s):: Scheidhacker, M., Friedrich, D., Bender, W.