Thematic Analysis: Exploring Practitioners' Perspectives of Delivering Animal Assisted Therapy
| Contributor(s):: Kwun Fu Chan
Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) is a psychotherapeutic approach that uses animals in a therapeutic capacity and can be used as an adjunct with a range of practices such as different psychotherapeutic modalities. Despite its relatively long history, more robust research is needed to increase...
Stakeholders' Perspectives on the Safety of an Adaptive Riding Program for Adults Living with Dementia and Care Partners
| Contributor(s):: Alicia A. Oestreich, Beth E. Fields
The purpose of this qualitative community-based participatory research was to explore the safety perspectives of stakeholders involved in an adaptive horseback riding program designed to enhance the quality of life of adults living with dementia and their care partners. Human–animal...
Farmer perspectives on welfare outcome assessment: learnings from four farm assurance scheme consultation exercises
| Contributor(s):: van Dijk, L., Elwes, S., Main, D. C. J., Mullan, S. M., Jamieson, J.
Practitioner Perspectives on Animal-Assisted Counseling
| Contributor(s):: Elizabeth Kjellstrand Hartwig, Quinn Koelfgen Smelser
From Human Wellbeing to an Ecocentric Perspective: How Nature-Connectedness Can Extend the Benefits of Marine Wildlife Experiences
| Contributor(s):: Yerbury, Rachel, Weiler, Betty
Contact with nature and experiences with nonhuman animals have been shown to contribute to nature connection and human wellbeing, both of which are innate needs according to the biophilia hypothesis. This study explores what marine mammal encounters mean to people and how they affect connection...
The role of trust in binding the perspectives of guide dogs and their visually impaired handlers
| Contributor(s):: Riin Magnus
Building on anthropological discussions of perspectivism and (zoo)semiotic accounts of sign use by humans and other animals, the article explores the cooperation of a guide dog and its visually impaired handler as contingent on the mutual adjustment of two individual perspectives. A perspective...
Review of Animals and African Ethics
| Contributor(s):: Luis Cordeiro-Rodrigues
This article is a book review of the book Animals and African Ethics by Kai Horsthemke. I argue this is a brilliant book that gives a clear overview of how Africans see animals. However, I also contend that Horsthemke could have had a more charitable approach to African ideas and explore how an...
If Kaware viewpoint is, the world is changed: Haruhiko Yokoyama at TEDxKagoshimaUniversity
| Contributor(s):: Haruhiko Yokoyama
As a psychologist who studies all living things with a focus on cats, how is the world reflected in his world? Haruhiko Yokoyama, received his doctoral degree of educational psychology at Kyusyu University, worked as an assistant in the Department of Education at Kyusyu University, is now an...
Pastoral perspectivism: a view from Altai
| Contributor(s):: Broz, Ludek
Animals and Attachment Theory
| Contributor(s):: Rockett, B., Carr, S.
Self-other's perspective taking: The use of therapeutic robot companions as social agents for reducing pain and anxiety in pediatric patients
| Contributor(s):: Okita, Sandra Y.
Knowledge and Attitudes of European Kosher Consumers as Revealed through Focus Groups
| Contributor(s):: Bergeaud-Blackler, F., Zivotofsky, A. Z., Miele, M.
There is a very small, yet important minority within the community of European Union kosher consumers. There is a great deal of research regarding objective aspects of the kosher religious as well as civil laws and their implementation, but comparatively little research about the subjective...
Ein Fall ‒ viele Einfälle [One case, many cases]
| Contributor(s):: Solmaz, Eva
Systemisches Arbeiten in der Heilpädagogischen Förderung mit dem Pferd dargestellt anhand eines Fallbeispiels [Systemic Work in Psycho-educational Vaulting / Riding - a Single-case Description]
| Contributor(s):: Stockhausen, Hildegard
Children's Attention to Beliefs in Interactive Persuasion Tasks
| Contributor(s):: Bartsch, Karen, London, Kamala, Campbell, Michelle Diane
"What Pushed Me over the Edge Was a Deer Hunter": Being Vegan in North America
| Contributor(s):: Hirschler, C. A.
Attitudes toward Animals: The Effect of Priming Thoughts of Human-Animal Similarities and Mortality Salience on the Evaluation of Companion Animals
| Contributor(s):: Beatson, R., Loughnan, S., Halloran, M.
Farming Animals and the Capabilities Approach: Understanding Roles and Responsibilities through Narrative Ethics
| Contributor(s):: Anthony, R.