Visually Impaired People in Iran: Cultural and Environmental Effects on Orientation and Mobility Services
Contributor(s):: Taheri-Araghi, M.
Services for Visually Impaired Adults in Canada
Contributor(s):: Magarrell, G.
Support for Children with a Visual Impairment in Northern Ireland: The Role of the Rehabilitation Worker
Contributor(s):: Gray, Colette
A Comparison of the Guide Dog Movements of England and the United States
Contributor(s):: Eames, E., Eames, T.
The human-animal relationship: a new field of socio-educational action
Contributor(s):: Senent-Sánchez, Joan-Maria
This article analyses the educational approaches towards the animal-human relationship which have been developed during the last 20 years. The article establishes a chain of states in that relationship and presents the reasons why those states are consecutive or, occasionally, simultaneous. Next,...
Human-Animal Relations beyond the Zoo: The Quest for a More Inclusive Sustainability Education
Contributor(s):: Sjögren, Hanna, Gyberg, Per, Henriksson, Malin
Veterinary Medicine In Other Countries and the Role of the American Veterinarian Abroad
Contributor(s):: Fay Vittetoe, Dr. Nick Jensen
What is it like to be a veterinarian in a foreign country? How does a veterinarian's role in society, his education and his working conditions change as one looks to different parts of the world? How are they similar? What position does an American veterinarian assume in a foreign country?...
Effects of a Program of Adapted Therapeutic Horse-Riding in a Group of Autism Spectrum Disorder Children
Contributor(s):: García-Gómez, Andrés, Risco, Manuel López, Rubio, Jesús Carlos, Guerrero, Eloisa, García-Peña, Inés Magdalena
Introduction: The use of horses in therapy has a fairly long history. There are many references to the therapeutic benefits of this activity. Such therapies have been undergoing a boom internationally in recent years. However scientific research into the effective use of this activity in children...
Socio-Psychological Aspects of Animal Therapy in Treating Children Suffering from Forms of Dysontogenesis
Contributor(s):: Nikolskaya, Anastasia V.
Positive and negative aspects of animal therapy using are discussed. Research of 30 case studies is displayed that pet therapy is a good therapeutic tool in approximately 60% of cases. To diagnose possible problems in families which have got a dog as a "therapist" for the child suffering from...
Disability, Riding, and Identity: A Qualitative Study on the Influence of Riding on the Identity Construction of People with Disabilities
Contributor(s):: Lundquist Wanneberg, Pia
Take a Paws: Fostering Student Wellness with a Therapy Dog Program at Your University Library
Contributor(s):: Lannon, Amber, Pamela Harrison
Therapy dogs are trained and socialized to provide comfort to individuals who are ill or experiencing stress. The following article explores therapy dog outreach programs in academic libraries by describing a successful venture at McGill University Library. Background, planning advice, assessment...
Dolphin Therapy: The Playful Way to Work toward the Next Step
Contributor(s):: Wermer, Maaike
The socioemotional effects of a computer-simulated animal on children’s empathy and humane attitudes.
Contributor(s):: Tsai, Yueh-Feng Lily, Kaufman, David M.
'Loveable' Mammals and 'Lifeless' Plants: How Children's Interest in Common Local Organisms Can Be Enhanced through Observation of Nature
Contributor(s):: Lindemann-Matthies, Petra
After the Bell: Developing an Awareness of Pet Stewardship
Contributor(s):: Farenga, Stephen J., Ness, Daniel, Hutchinson, Michael
Animal Cruelty by Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
Contributor(s):: Currie, Cheryl L.
Building "Cowshed Cultures": A Cultural Perspective on the Promotion of Stockmanship and Animal Welfare on Dairy Farms
Contributor(s):: Burton, Rob J. F., Peoples, Sue, Cooper, Mark H.
Dolphin-Assisted Therapy for Children with Special Needs: A Pilot Study
Contributor(s):: Dilts, Rachel, Trompisch, Norbert, Bergquist, Timothy M.
Reunification of Child and Animal Welfare Agencies: Cross-Reporting of Abuse in Wellington County, Ontario
Contributor(s):: Zilney, Lisa Anne, Zilney, Mary
Student Attitudes on Animal Sentience and Use of Animals in Society
Contributor(s):: Phillips, C. J. C., McCulloch, S.