"Hevonen ei ole minulle urheiluväline, se on arjen terapeutti" : Materiaalipaketti Pihlavan Tallille
Contributor(s):: Mira Kostamo
Toiminnallinen opinnäytetyö on toteutettu Pihlavan Tallille. Pihlavan Talli on Suomen Ratsastajainliiton hyväksymä ja valvoma ratsastustalli Kiihtelysvaarassa, Joensuussa. Ratsastustuntien ja – leirien lisäksi talli toteuttaa kuntouttavaa hevostoimintaa eli...
Challenging food governance models: analyzing the food citizen and the emerging food constitutionalism from an EU perspective
Contributor(s):: San-Epifanio, L. E.
Critical analyses of current food systems underline the need to respond to important challenges in questions of nutritional health, environmental sustainability, socio-economic development and protection of the cultural wealth. A wide range of perspectives and methodologies were used to carry out...
Using Howls to Empower: An Interview with Giulia Cappelli
20 Oct 2015 |
Posted by Katie Carroll
When envisioning wolves, the first image that comes to most of people’s minds is one of a large pack perched on a hillside, howling at the moon, or one of a determined, agile creature...
Unseating the Myth of a Girl and Her Horse, Now That's True Grit
Contributor(s):: Spry, Tami
Perspectives of animal assisted activities on empowerment, self-esteem and communication with caregivers on elders in retirement homes
Contributor(s):: Dookie, Amanda L.
This qualitative study explores the potential benefits of animal assisted activities (AAA) on elders’ empowerment, self-esteem, and quality of communication with caregivers in retirement homes. Although the link between self-esteem and AAA has been explored, this is not the case for empowerment...
An International Comparison of Female and Male Students' Attitudes to the Use of Animals
Contributor(s):: C. Phillips, S. Izmirli, J. Aldavood, M. Alonso, C. Choe, A. Hanlon, A. Handziska, G. Illmann, L. Keeling, M. Kennedy, G. Lee, V. Lund, C. Mejdell, V. Pelagic, T. Rehn
Previous research has demonstrated that in households where the male partner is more dominant, there is convergence in male and female attitudes towards animals, whereas if the female partner is empowered they exhibit greater empathy towards animals than the male partner. We tested this theory of...
Newsletter of The American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, Volume 16
Contents:Message from the President, pg 1Message from the Executive Director, pg 1Teaching Empowerment, pg 4Abstracts fro AVMA Human-Animal Bond Sessions, pg 5Executive Officers, and Leaders of AAH-ABV, pg 10
Equine psychotherapy: worth more than just a horse laugh
Contributor(s):: Tyler, Judith J.
Stressors and Coping Strategies Used by Single Mothers Living in Poverty
Contributor(s):: Broussard, C. Anne, Joseph, Alfred L., Thompson, Marco
Horses help heal cancer patients & their loved ones: neurosurgeon teams up with resort for cancer patients to teach overcoming fear & sense of powerlessness
Contributor(s):: Erikson, J.
Lisa Alberte brings hope to people with brain injuries
Contributor(s):: Alberte, Lisa
Horse sense and mental health
Contributor(s):: Holland, S.