Contributor(s):: Hall, S., Dolling, L., Bristow, K., Fuller, T., Mills, D.
This chapter introduces the report, which describes the animal and human health costs and benefits impact of pets in the UK.
Equine-facilitated psychotherapy: practice, theory, and empirical knowledge [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Bachi, K., Parish-Plass, N.
Life cycle analysis of the equine-facilitated psychotherapy field [Issues]
Is animal-assisted psychotherapy a profession? The consolidation of the professional identity of the animal-assisted psychotherapist in Israel [Issues]
Contributor(s):: Bar-On, S., Shapiro, A., Gendelman, A., Parish-Plass, N.
Projection and projective object in child animal-assisted psychotherapy [Theory]
Contributor(s):: David, R. B., Parish-Plass, N.
The unique ethical stance of animal-assisted psychotherapy [Issues]
Animal-assisted group psychotherapy for children [Practice]
Contributor(s):: Harel, O., Parish-Plass, N.
"What does the turtle have inside its house?" Animal-assisted psychotherapy with foster children [Practice]
Contributor(s):: Hellmann, S., Parish-Plass, N.
Elements of group psychotherapy found in individual animal-assisted psychotherapy [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Ish-Lev, H., Amit, R., Parish-Plass, N.
"Take me under your wing" - love in animal-assisted psychotherapy: a clinical perspective on the unique therapeutic bond between animals and humans [Practice]
Contributor(s):: Lev-Bendov, S., Barel, I., Parish-Plass, N.
The therapy zoo as a mirror to the psyche [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Maayan, E., Parish-Plass, N.
The relationship between the animalistic and the artistic: a therapeutic model integrating animal-assisted psychotherapy with art therapy [Practice]
Contributor(s):: Maayan, E., Lakh, E., Parish-Plass, N.
The contribution of animal-assisted psychotherapy to the potential space in play therapy [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Parish-Plass, N.
Why Israel? A unique direction in the development of the definition and practice of animal-assisted psychotherapy [Issues]
Contributor(s):: Parish-Plass, N., Bar-On, S.
The animal as a relational medium: an object relations approach to the therapy triangle in animal-assisted psychotherapy [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Parish-Plass, N., Oren, D.
Dilemmas, questions, and issues concerning the integration of animals into the psychotherapy setting [Issues]
Animal-assisted psychotherapy from an attachment perspective [Theory]
Contributor(s):: Zilcha-Mano, S., Parish-Plass, N.
Contributor(s):: Carr, N.
This chapter looks at working dogs that exist within the leisure environment. One of the foci of this chapter is examining how the presence of working dogs in an environment has been utilized to construct idealized images of leisure and tourism landscapes. This discussion covers both contemporary...
The boarding kennel and dog day-care centre: dog holidays
This chapter explores the history, scale and nature of boarding kennels and dog day-care centres. Associated with these businesses, the chapter also discusses the professional pet-sitting industry. This analysis is set within the recognition of the changing nature of human-dog relations and the...
This chapter brings together some of the main ideas raised in the book and suggests a future for research on dogs in the leisure experience. It returns to the recognition that all dogs and their leisure experiences are culturally constructed and prone to change across space and time which reflect...