Developing an animal-assisted support program for healthcare employees
| Contributor(s):: Etingen, B., Martinez, R. N., Smith, B. M., Hogan, T. P., Miller, L., Saban, K. L., Irvin, D., Jankowski, B., Weaver, F. M.
Background Employee burnout and its associated consequences is a significant problem in the healthcare workforce. Workplace animal therapy programs offer a potential strategy for improving employee well-being; however, research on animal therapy programs for healthcare workers is lacking. This...
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...
Lifetime bonds: At-risk youth and at-risk dogs helping one another
| Contributor(s):: Bathurst, Cynthia L., Lunghofer, Lisa, Blazina, Christopher, Kogan, Lori R.
The Blue Dog: Evaluation of an interactive software program o teach young children how to interact safely with dogs
| Contributor(s):: Schwebel, David C., Morrongiello, Barbara A., Davis, Aaron L., Stewart, Julia, Bell, Melissa
Kids and Canines: Administration and assessment of animal-assisted therapy programs
| Contributor(s):: Van Horn, Laura May
Evaluation of a canine rabies vaccination campaign and characterization of owned-dog populations in the Philippines
| Contributor(s):: Robinson, L. E., Miranda, M. E., Miranda, N. L., Childs, J. E.
Behavioral health staff's perceptions of pet-assisted therapy: an exploratory study
| Contributor(s):: Rossetti, J., DeFabiis, S., Belpedio, C.
Older people's relationships with companion animals: a pilot study
| Contributor(s):: Prosser, L., Townsend, M., Staiger, P.
Volunteers, animals, and butterflies equal good therapy
| Contributor(s):: Harris, M. D., Levicoff, J.
A magical dream: a pilot project in animal-assisted therapy in pediatric oncology
| Contributor(s):: Bouchard, F., Landry, M., Belles-Isles, M., Gagnon, J.
Implementing a hospital-based animal therapy program for children with cancer: a descriptive study
| Contributor(s):: Gagnon, J., Bouchard, F., Landry, M., Belles-Isles, M., Fortier, M., Fillion, L.