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The healing power of dogs: Cocoa's story
Contributor(s):: Cangelosi, P. R., Embrey, C. N.
The impact of past and present preferences on stimulus engagement in nursing home residents with dementia
Contributor(s):: Cohen-Mansfield, Jiska, Marx, Marcia S., Thein, Khin, Dakheel-Ali, Maha
Objectives: We examined engagement with stimuli in 193 nursing home residents with dementia. We hypothesized that activities and stimuli based on a person's past and current preferences would result in more engagement than other activities/stimuli. Method: The expanded version of the...
The Psychosocial Benefits Of Animal-Assisted Activities On The Quality Of Life For Long-Term Care Residents
Contributor(s):: Jessica C. Miller Blakely
Relationships and interactions between humans and animals have been observed for many years. Many of these observations have taken place in therapeutic settings and are referred to as Animal-Assisted Therapies (AAT). Previous research completed on AAT has shown positive effects on...
Therapeutic effects of dog visits in nursing homes for the elderly
Contributor(s):: Thodberg, Karen, Sørensen, Lisbeth Uhrskov, Christensen, Janne Winther, Poulsen, Pia Haun, Houbak, Birthe, Damgaard, Vibeke, Keseler, Ingrid, Edwards, David, Videbech, Poul B.
Therapy for the elderly. She's the cat's whiskers
Contributor(s):: Baxter, E.
Transfiguration of the collectivity by animal assisted therapy: A case of dog therapy at a geriatric hospital
Contributor(s):: Kato, Kensuke, Atsumi, Tomohide
You can teach an old dog new tricks!
Contributor(s):: Kotch, Ava J.
[Animal-assisted interventions in acute inpatient geriatrics]
Contributor(s):: Dreseler, J., Kugler, C.
[Fighting solitude in the elderly with pet therapy]
Contributor(s):: Rochette, N.
[Horn GKPS youth project: pets in geriatric nursing]
Contributor(s):: Gumpinger, M., Ankerl, M., Maringer, B.
[The philosophy of Zootherapy Quebec]
Contributor(s):: Brousseau, C., Lefebvre, L.