2008 SNRS abstracts
A case of primary progressive aphasia associated with depression
| Contributor(s):: Mahgoub, N., Avari, J.
A preliminary study of group intervention along with basic canine training among traumatized teenagers: a 3-month longitudinal study
| Contributor(s):: Hamama, Liat, Hamama-Raz, Yaira, Dagan, Keren, Greenfeld, Hofit, Rubinstein, Chen, Ben-Ezra, Menachem
A progress report of long-term robot assisted activity at a health service facility for the aged
| Contributor(s):: Wada, K., Shibata, T., Saito, T., Sakamoto, K., Tanie, K.
Adolescents' bereavement experiences. Prevalence, association with depressive symptoms, and use of services
| Contributor(s):: Harrison, Lucy, Harrington, Richard
Advisor forum. Pet therapy
| Contributor(s):: Derboghosian, D., MacDonald, C. F.
AIDS diagnosis and depression in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study: the ameliorating impact of pet ownership
| Contributor(s):: Siegel, J. M., Angulo, F. J., Detels, R., Wesch, J., Mullen, A.
An investigation of the effects of dog visits on depression, mood, and social interaction in elderly individuals living in a nursing home
| Contributor(s):: Phelps, Kristin A, Miltenberger, Raymond G, Jens, Tess, Wadeson, Heather
And then the dog died
| Contributor(s):: Kaufman, Kenneth R., Kaufman, Nathaniel D.
Childhood grief and mourning of family and friends may have immediate and long-lasting consequences including depression, anxiety, social withdrawal, behavioral disturbances, and school underachievement. Childhood pet bereavement is no less important, because the pet is often considered a member...
Animal models and human depressive disorders
| Contributor(s):: R. J. Katz
Clinical depressive disorders are complex in presentation, dissimilar in origins and course, and often pleomorphic in character. An adequate understanding of their origins, biological substrates, and amenability to established and novel forms of therapy demands biological and social interventions...
Animal suffering: the appraisal and control of depression and distress in livestock
| Contributor(s):: Fraser, A. F.
Animal welfare as preventative medicine
| Contributor(s):: Dawkins, M. S.
Animal-assisted activity among patients with cancer: effects on mood, fatigue, self-perceived health, and sense of coherence
| Contributor(s):: Johnson, R. A., Meadows, R. L., Haubner, J. S., Sevedge, K.
Animal-Assisted Intervention for trauma: A systematic literature review
| Contributor(s):: Marguerite E. O'Haire, Guérin, Noémie A., Alison Claire Kirkham
Animals have a long history of inclusion in psychiatric treatment. There has been a recent growth in the empirical study of this practice, known as Animal-Assisted Intervention (AAI). We conducted a systematic review of the empirical literature on AAI for trauma, including posttraumatic stress...
Animal-assisted interventions in internal and rehabilitation medicine: a review of the recent literature
| Contributor(s):: Munoz Lasa, S., Ferriero, G., Brigatti, E., Valero, R., Franchignoni, F.
Animal-Assisted Therapy Ameliorates Anhedonia in Schizophrenia Patients
| Contributor(s):: Nathans-Barel, Inbar, Feldman, Pablo, Berger, Barry, Modai, Ilan, Silver, Henry
Animal-assisted therapy and agitation and depression in nursing home residents with dementia: A matched case–control trial
| Contributor(s):: Majić, Tomislav, Gutzmann, Hans, Heinz, Andreas, Lang, Undine E., Rapp, Michael A.
Animal-Assisted Therapy and Depression in Adult College Students
| Contributor(s):: Folse, Eileen B., Minder, Carolyn C., Aycock, Melanie J., Santana, Ronald T.
This study investigated the effects of animal-assisted therapy (A-AT) on self-reported depression in a college population. Forty-four participants were selected on the basis of scores on the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI). They then were assigned to one of three groups: A-AT in conjunction with...
Animal-assisted therapy as a nondrug approach to pain and depression for older adults with dementia
| Contributor(s):: Richeson, Nancy E.
Animal-assisted therapy for dementia
| Contributor(s):: Lai, N. M., Chang, S. M. W., Ng, S. S., Tan, S. L., Chaiyakunapruk, N., Stanaway, F.
BACKGROUND: Dementia is a chronic condition which progressively affects memory and other cognitive functions, social behaviour, and ability to carry out daily activities. To date, no treatment is clearly effective in preventing progression of the disease, and most treatments are symptomatic,...