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Pet-facilitated therapy and modification of maladaptive behavior in developmentally disabled/mentally retarded individuals
Contributor(s):: Turner, Susan Felice
Pet-facilitated therapy: An initial exploration of the thinking and theory behind an innovative intervention for children in psychotherapy
Contributor(s):: Reimer, Dina Fentin
The effects of interacting with a computer-simulated virtual pet dog on children's empathy and humane attitudes
Contributor(s):: Tsai, Yueh-Feng
Research has shown that children’s caring for, or owning, a real pet animal is associated with higher levels of empathy and more positive attitudes toward the humane treatment of animals. However, studies that have examined whether a virtual pet animal would have similar associations are...
The human-animal bond and grief: A phenomenological perspective
Contributor(s):: Thomas, Jacqueline Kay
The human-animal bond's role with the abused child
Contributor(s):: Nebbe, Linda Jean
The relationship between abused adolescents and their pets
Contributor(s):: Williams, Simone G.
A comparison of the human grief reaction: Focusing on pet loss and bereavement
Contributor(s):: Jarolmen, Josephine JoAnn
Applying animal-assisted therapy to hospitalized children with cancer: A proposed treatment manual
Contributor(s):: Abbate, Kristin
Childhood attachment to a companion animal and social development of incarcerated male juvenile delinquents
Contributor(s):: Brown, Julye Myner
Children, their pet dogs, and affect attunement
Contributor(s):: Finck, Kim S.
Effects of a classroom pet on anxiety for middle-school students with developmental disabilities
Contributor(s):: Fuchs, Chere Lynn
Effects of horseback riding on depression and self-esteem in adolescent girls
Contributor(s):: Hemenway, Robin
Exposure to domestic violence and animal cruelty in children
Contributor(s):: Currie, Cheryl
The incidence of animal cruelty among children exposed to family violence has been inadequately documented in the research literature. The purpose of the present study wasto examine whether children exposed to domestic violence were significantly more likely to be cruel to animals than children...
Four- and five-year-old children's perceptions of family
Contributor(s):: Kirkwood, Donna H.
Level of depression as a function of the human-animal bond and attachment-related avoidance features
Contributor(s):: Burnett, Amber M.
Mother and infant communication: Mothers' experiences and infants' preferences
Contributor(s):: Abraham, Jane Larkin
Relationships with animals as a component of the healing process: A study of child abuse survivors
Contributor(s):: Johnson, Catherine Mary
The Effect of Animal-Assisted Therapy on Empathy and Self-Esteem in At-Risk Adolescents
Contributor(s):: Bilinsky, Cynthia
The effects of dolphin interactions with children diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Contributor(s):: Faye, Elissa
The psychological relevance of "just animals": An inquiry into their influence on psychosocial development across the lifespan
Contributor(s):: Ford, Ingrid