[1st experiences with therapeutic horseback riding in a psychiatric hospital]
Contributor(s):: Moll, J.
Koira-avusteinen terapia lasten psyykkisten häiriöiden hoidossa
Contributor(s):: Susanna Tuovinen
Koira-avusteinen psykoterapia on maailmalla tunnettu hoitomuoto psyykkisten häiriöiden hoidossa. Suomessa se ei kuitenkaan ole vielä saavuttanut samanlaista suosiota. Tämä opinnäytetyö kertoo koira-avusteisesta terapiasta ja sen käytöstä...
The Exceptional Sidekick
Founded in 2016, the mission of Exceptional Sidekick Service Dogs in Newtown, CT is to transform lives by identifying, raising, and training exceptional Psychiatric Service Dogs to match -- at no cost -- with children and adults suffering from psychiatric disabilities, while engaging and...
Combat operational stress control in Iraq and Afghanistan: army occupational therapy
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Contributor(s):: Smith-Forbes, Enrique, Najera, Cecilia, Hawkins, Donald
Animal-assisted therapy with female inmates with mental illness: a case example from a pilot program
Contributor(s):: Jasperson, Rachael A.
Psychiatric Service Dog Partners
Psychiatric Service Dog Partners (PSDP) works toward its mission by advancing the public information on this website, hosting a private online peer guidance group, holding an annual convention for PSD handlers, fairly advocating for wisely-considered and experience-driven laws and policies,...
Médiation animale et troubles psycho-comportementaux de la démence : évaluation en unité de vie protégée
Contributor(s):: Colney, Laëtitia
On call 24/7—The emerging roles of service and support animals
Contributor(s):: Tedeschi, Philip, Pearson, Jennifer A., Bayly, Dan, Fine, Aubrey H.
The Effect of the presence of a pet animal on the socialization behavior of withdrawn hospitalized persons with a psychiatric diagnosis
Contributor(s):: Barbara P. Olchowy
In recent years increased attention has been given to the special benefits that animals provide to the medically ill, the emotionally disturbed, the elderly, the physically impaired and the normal healthy person. The effect of the presence of animal companionship has been associated with...
Animal-assisted therapy with chronic psychiatric inpatients: equine-assisted psychotherapy and aggressive behavior
Contributor(s):: Nurenberg, J. R., Schleifer, S. J., Shaffer, T. M., Yellin, M., Desai, P. J., Amin, R., Bouchard, A., Montalvo, C.
No training required: the availability of emotional support animals as a component of equal access for the psychiatrically disabled under the Fair Housing Act.
Contributor(s):: Ligatti, Christopher C.
Changes in social-emotional behavior and attention span during animal assisted activities with children with psychiatric problems, living in a residential setting
Contributor(s):: Enders-Slegers, Marie-Jose
Effect of animal-assisted therapy on the psychological and functional status of elderly populations and patients with psychiatric disorders: a meta-analysis
Contributor(s):: Virués-Ortega, Javier, Pastor-Barriuso, Roberto, Castellote, Juan M., Población, Adolfo, de Pedro-Cuesta, Jesús
Animal-assisted therapy with farm animals for persons with psychiatric disorders.
Contributor(s):: B. Berget, B.O. Braastad
Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) with farm animals for humans with psychiatric disorders may reduce depression and state anxiety, and increase self-efficacy, in many participants. Social support by the farmer appears to be important. Positive effects are best documented for persons with affective...
Animal Assisted Therapy and Activities in Alzheimer's Disease
Contributor(s):: Sibel Cevizci, Halil Murat Sen, Fahri Gunes, Elif Karaahment
This book section discusses animal assisted therapy and its effect on chronic diseases like Alzheimer's Disease.
Sentinels of safety: service dogs ensure safety and enhance freedom and well-being for families with autistic children
Contributor(s):: Burrows, K. E., Adams, C. L., Spiers, J.
Children with autism might display unpredictable and volatile behavior that places them in considerable physical danger and creates stress for the family. Families of autistic children often have limited freedom and experience difficulty with everyday activities. In this qualitative ethology...
Recent developments in the use of animal models of psychiatric disease: Introduction to special issue
Contributor(s):: Fisch, Gene S., Holmes, Andrew
The social environment and the epigenome
Contributor(s):: Szyf, Moshe, McGowan, Patrick O., Turecki, Gustavo, Meaney, Michael J.
The involvement of dopamine (DA) and serotonin (5-HT) in stress-induced stereotypies in bank voles ( Clethrionomys glareolus )
Contributor(s):: Schoenecker, B., Heller, K. E.
In order to clarify the dependency of stress-induced stereotypies on dopamine (DA) and serotonin (5-HT) functioning, undisturbed and acutely stressed stereotyping bank voles were treated during 3 weeks with the commonly used human atypical neurolepticum clozapine and the SSRI antidepressant...
Who let the dogs in? A pets policy for a supported housing organization
Contributor(s):: Hunt, Marcia G., Stein, Catherine H.