A systematic literature review of animal-assisted interventions in oncology (part II): theoretical mechanisms and frameworks
| Contributor(s):: Holder, T. R. N., Gruen, M. E., Roberts, D. L., Somers, T., Bozkurt, A.
Animal-assisted interventions (AAIs) can improve patients' quality of life as complementary medical treatments. Part I of this 2-paper systematic review focused on the methods and results of cancer-related AAIs; Part II discusses the theories of the field's investigators. Researchers...
An Exploratory Mixed Methodology Study Into the Theoretical Foundation of Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy
| Contributor(s):: Bradford Tyler Dawson
Equine-assisted psychotherapy is emerging as a new alternative therapy method. As the field is new, there is limited amount of research looking at the current theoretical foundation being utilized in the therapeutic process. This study aims to explore the field of equine-assisted psychotherapy...
An investigation of the effects of a facility dog on student learning and the learning environment
| Contributor(s):: Bradley, Jordana