A Qualitative Analysis of Pets as Suicide Protection for Older People
Contributor(s):: Young, Janette, Bowen-Salter, Holly, O’Dwyer, Lisel, Stevens, Kristen, Nottle, Carmel, Baker, Amy
An unanticipated finding during research on the role that pets play in the health of older adults was that pets had protected some from suicide. Given that older people are more vulnerable to fatal first attempts, understanding protective factors in this population is vital. Twelve older adults...
Mr. Blue and His Six Cats
Contributor(s):: Rader, M.
Animal Companionship and Risk of Suicide
Contributor(s):: Batty, G. D., Bell, S.
2018Epidemiology294e25-e261044-398310.1097/ede.0000000000000817engDepartment of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom, email@example.com Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United...
Pets and human suicide
Contributor(s):: Oxley, J. A., Montrose, V. T., Feldman, M. D.
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Animal Madness: A Natural History of Disorder
Contributor(s):: Braitman, Laurel
The Suicidal Animal: Science and the Nature of Self-Destruction*
Contributor(s):: Ramsden, Edmund, Wilson, Duncan
The Battle Buddy Foundation
The Battle Buddy Foundation is the only national non-profit organization founded by veterans with the combined mission of assisting other veterans in the acquisition of psychiatric and mobility service dogs, providing a network of peer support and activity, and promoting education and awareness...
Extended suicide with a pet
Contributor(s):: Cooke, Brian K.
Contributor(s):: Cooke, B. K.
Dog and cat ownership among suicides and matched controls
Contributor(s):: Helsing, K. J., Monk, M.
Stuffed toy animals as transitional objects in an adult suicide
Contributor(s):: Carson, Henry J., Eilers, Stanley G.
Becoming relationally effective: High-risk boys in animal-assisted therapy
Contributor(s):: Abbey Ann Schneider
This study was conducted to formally evaluate the effectiveness of the Human Animal Bond in Colorado (HABIC, 2010), an animal-assisted therapy (AAT) intervention based in 23 elementary schools in the Front Range; these terms are used interchangeably in this report. Previous research on the...
The significance of sexuality as a deterrent to suicide among the aged
Contributor(s):: Leviton, Dan
On the temporal onset of postmortem animal scavenging. "Motivation" of the animal
Contributor(s):: Rothschild, M. A., Schneider, V.