The influence of the presence of a dog or cat on perceptions of a psychotherapist
Contributor(s):: Patricia Creary
This experimental study examined the effects of companion animal presence on perceptions of an observed psychotherapist. One hundred thirty-three adults (72.2% female; Mage = 38.05 years) participated in an online study which used randomly assigned visual vignettes to elicit responses to a...
The intergenerational transmission of family violence and the role of the companion animal in the family system
Contributor(s):: King-Ferro, Debra Anne
The Inventory of Pet Attachment: Development and validation
Contributor(s):: Andrews, Sandra Lee
The mascot model of human/companion animal interaction: its effects on levels of loneliness and depression among residents of a nursing home (pet theory)
Contributor(s):: Reed, Mark Edward
The possible benefits of pets on the emotional and physical well-being of people with AIDS
Contributor(s):: Simon, Stephen David
The psychological impact of equine-assisted therapy on special education students
Contributor(s):: Brouillette, Michelle A.
The relation between pet ownership and physical, psychological, and functional health disorders among community-based elderly residents
Contributor(s):: Hertstein, Victoria Marion
The relationship between abused adolescents and their pets
Contributor(s):: Williams, Simone G.
The relationship between animal-assisted therapy and self-concept of residents who reside in a skilled nursing facility
Contributor(s):: Troncoso, Yvette
The relationship between attitudes toward animals and attitudes toward people
Contributor(s):: Tangen, Kimberly Anne
The relationship between childhood dog ownership and the development of empathy and responsibility
Contributor(s):: Loveman, Carol Ann
The relationship between pet ownership, adult attachment, and well-being
Contributor(s):: Pelletier, Stephanie Rita
The relationship between soldier and military working dog during the Vietnam War: An empirical existential phenomenological study
Contributor(s):: McGraw, Sherri Lynn
The relationship between the perceived burden of elderly spousal caregivers and attachment to a pet
Contributor(s):: Watson, Connie Cleo
The role of animal-assisted therapy in initial psychotherapy sessions with adolescents
| Contributor(s):: Erin B. Stromberg
Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) is defined as "a goal directed intervention in which an animal, meeting specific criteria, is an integral part of the treatment process" (Nebbe, 1995, p. 40). Since its first introduction into the scientific community in the 1960s, AAT has grown in both...
The role of pets in the experience of Hurricane Charley victims: A phenomenological study
| Contributor(s):: Orr, Amy E.
The social construction of bereavement: An application to pet loss
| Contributor(s):: Boyce, Patricia Simino
The terrain of the Self and the Other: A phenomenological study of animals as cartographic teachers and healers
| Contributor(s):: Goulden, Debra Lynn
The Therapeutic Power of Dogs in Private Practice
| Contributor(s):: Pollard-Johnson, Kimberly A.
The unacknowledged family member: The role of animals in systems
| Contributor(s):: Carruthers, Angeline