Ethical Considerations in Oncology and Palliative Care Research During COVID-19
Contributor(s):: Akard, T. F., Gilmer, M. J., Hendricks-Ferguson, V. L.
Bond‐Centered Animal Hospice and Palliative Care
Contributor(s):: Laurel Lagoni, Amir Shanan, Jessica Pierce (editor), Tamara Shearer (editor)
Veterinary hospice and palliative care: a comprehensive review of the literature
Contributor(s):: Katherine J. Goldberg
Contributor(s):: Coleen Ellis, Amir Shanan (editor), Jessica Pierce (editor), Tamara Shearer (editor)
Dog handlers' experiences of therapy dogs' impact on life near death for persons with dementia
Contributor(s):: Swall, A., Craftman, A., Grundberg, A., Wiklund, E., Valiaho, N., Hagelin, C. L.
Pediatric palliative care nursing
| Contributor(s):: Akard, T. F., Hendricks-Ferguson, V. L., Gilmer, M. J.
Forming an end of life hospice/Pawspice service
| Contributor(s):: Villalobos, A. E.
Practitioners who support the human-animal bond can organize a team to provide end of life hospice/'Pawspice' care services in their hospitals. Selected staff can acquire communication skills needed to deal with end of life care issues. Pawspice carers often express worry, disappointment, fear,...
2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines
| Contributor(s):: Bishop, G., Cooney, K., Cox, S., Downing, R., Mitchener, K., Shanan, A., Soares, N., Stevens, B., Wynn, T.
Companion animals and well-being in palliative care nursing: a literature review
| Contributor(s):: MacDonald, J. M., Barrett, D.
Aims and objectives To evaluate and critique current knowledge regarding the role of animals in palliative care. To explore the impact that animals may have on the well-being of individuals and to identify gaps in the evidence base. Background There is recognition that having a companion animal...
Oct 20 2016
International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative(IAAHPC) Care 2016 Conference
The International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care(IAAHPC) is dedicated to promoting knowledge of, and developing guidelines for, comfort-oriented care to companion animals as...
Hospice cares for patients' pets, too
Offering hospice care for pets
| Contributor(s):: Cooney, K.
It Takes a Team
| Contributor(s):: Anthony, Maureen
Animal-assisted therapy in hospice care
| Contributor(s):: Van Pelt, Jennifer MA
Complementary and Alternative Therapies in Hospice: The National Home and Hospice Care Survey: United States, 2007
| Contributor(s):: Anita Bercovitz, Manisha Sengupta, Adrienne Jones, Lauren D. Harris-Kojetin
Objective—This report presents national estimates on the provision and use of complementary and alternative therapies (CAT) in hospice. Comparisons of organizational characteristics of hospice care providers are presented by whether the provider offered CAT. Comparisons of...
ElderPet is a service organization staffed by community volunteers, and is based at the Thompson School at UNH. The main goal of ElderPet is to facilitate the important human/pet relationships of the senior citizens, people with disabilities, hospice families, and clients of health care and other...
Therapy Horses of Gentle Carousel
Our teams of tiny therapy horses visit over 25,000 adults and children each year inside hospitals, hospice programs, assisted living programs and with families who have experienced traumatic events. From the children and first responders of Sandy Hook Elementary School / Newtown, CT to the...
Canines for Christ
Canines for Christ is a Christian-based, animal-assisted therapy ministry that uses ordinary people and their beloved dogs to share God's message of love, hope, kindness, and compassion to the community.
Fox Valley Therapy Dog Club
The Fox Valley Therapy Dog Club is a volunteer organization providing a wide variety of canine assisted therapy programs and services in the communities of Kendall, Kane and DuPage counties in Illinois since 2002. Over 70 members strong, our dedicated and motivated volunteers provide a unique...
Heeling Partners of the Roaring Fork Valley
Heeling Partners of the Roaring Fork Valley is an all-volunteer, non-profit 501c(3)organization based in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. The mission is to assistdog/handler teams in making therapeutic visits to facilities within thecommunity by providing:Information on where to obtain training,...