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  1. Exploring the influence of service dogs on participation in daily occupations by veterans with PTSD: A pilot study

    Contributor(s):: McLaughlin, K., Hamilton, A. L.

  2. Animal-assisted activity improves social behaviors in psychiatrically hospitalized youth with autism

    Contributor(s):: Germone, M. M., Gabriels, R. L., Guérin, N. A., Pan, Z., Banks, T., O'Haire, M. E.

  3. Easing anxiety in preparation for pediatric magnetic resonance imaging: a pilot study using animal-assisted therapy

    Contributor(s):: Perez, M., Cuscaden, C., Somers, J. F., Simms, N., Shaheed, S., Kehoe, L. A., Holowka, S. A., Aziza, A. A., Shroff, M. M., Greer, M. C.

  4. Companion Dog Foster Caregiver Program for Older Veterans at the VA Maryland Health Care System: A Feasibility Study

    Contributor(s):: Ortmeyer, H. K., Robey, L. C.

    Veterans experience mental health conditions at a disproportionate rate compared to their civilian counterparts, and approximately 60% of older veterans who receive their care through the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) do not meet physical activity (PA) recommendations. We...

  5. Pilot testing a manualized equine-facilitated cognitive processing therapy (EF-CPT) intervention for PTSD in veterans

    Contributor(s):: Wharton, T., Whitworth, J., Macauley, E., Malone, M.

  6. The Effect of Animal-Assisted Therapy on the State of Patients' Health After a Stroke: A Pilot Study

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    | Contributor(s):: Machova, K., Prochazkova, R., Riha, M., Svobodova, I.

  7. Clinical Trial for Stuttering Treatment: pilot study about dog participation in the therapy session

    | Contributor(s):: Costa, J. B., Ichitani, T., Juste, F. S., Cunha, M. C., Andrade, C. R. F.

  8. [Effects of an animal-assisted intervention on psychiatric in-patient addiction treatment - a pilot study]

    | Contributor(s):: Uhlmann, C., Nauss, C., Worbs, A., Pfund, U., Schmid, P.

  9. A survey of the impact of owning a service dog on quality of life for individuals with physical and hearing disability: a pilot study

    | Contributor(s):: Hall, S. S., Turner, A., MacMichael, J., Mills, D. S.

  10. Feasibility of Canine Therapy Among Hospitalized Pre-Heart Transplant Patients

    | Contributor(s):: Snipelisky, D., Duello, K., Gallup, S., Myrick, J., Taylor, V., Yip, D., Dawson, N., Walters, R., Burton, M. C.

  11. Psychosocial Equine Program for Veterans

    | Contributor(s):: Ferruolo, D. M.

  12. Psychological Evaluation of Animal-assisted Intervention (AAI) Programs Involving Visiting Dogs and Cats for Alcohol Dependents: A Pilot Study

    | Contributor(s):: Ohtani, N., Narita, S., Yoshihara, E., Ohta, M., Iwahashi, K.

  13. Physiological effects of a companion robot on blood pressure of older people in residential care facility: a pilot study

    | Contributor(s):: Robinson, H., MacDonald, B., Broadbent, E.

  14. Predictors of cardiovascular events and mortality in the Systolic Hypertension in the Elderly Program pilot project

    | Contributor(s):: Siegel, D., Kuller, L., Lazarus, N. B., Black, D., Feigal, D., Hughes, G., Schoenberger, J. A., Hulley, S. B.

  15. Farm animal welfare and children: a preliminary study building an attitude scale and evaluating an intervention

    | Contributor(s):: Lakestani, N., Aguirre, V., Orihuela, A.

    Children are future consumers; they will impact future animal welfare standards. This pilot study evaluated a nonhuman animal welfare education program, building a farm animal attitude questionnaire for 8- to 10-year-old children. The educational material focused on the behaviors and needs of...

  16. A Pilot Study Assessing the Effectiveness of an Animal-Assisted Outreach Program

    | Contributor(s):: Stewart, Leslie A., Dispenza, Franco, Parker, Lindy, Chang, Catherine Y., Cunnien, Taffey

  17. “It takes me a little longer to get angry now”: Homeless children traumatised by family violence reflect on an animal therapy group

    | Contributor(s):: Mudaly, Neerosh, Graham, Amanda, Lewis, Nerys

  18. Children-robot interaction: a pilot study in autism therapy

    | Contributor(s):: Kozima, H., Nakagawa, C., Yasuda, Y.

  19. Providing an information prescription in veterinary medical clinics: a pilot study

    | Contributor(s):: Kogan, L. R., Schoenfeld-Tacher, R., Gould, L., Viera, A. R., Hellyer, P. W.

  20. Developing effective animal-assisted intervention programs involving visiting dogs for institutionalized geriatric patients: a pilot study

    | Contributor(s):: Berry, A., Borgi, M., Terranova, L., Chiarotti, F., Alleva, E., Cirulli, F.