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Animal-Assisted Therapy in the Residential Treatment of Dual Pathology
Contributor(s):: Monfort Montolio, M., Sancho-Pelluz, J.
Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) is a complementary intervention of therapy that has shown positive results in the treatment of various pathologies. This study assesses the viability of the implementation and the effectiveness of an AAT program in patients diagnosed with substance abuse disorder and...
Animal-assisted therapy for dementia
Contributor(s):: Lai, N. M., Chang, S. M. W., Ng, S. S., Tan, S. L., Chaiyakunapruk, N., Stanaway, F.
BACKGROUND: Dementia is a chronic condition which progressively affects memory and other cognitive functions, social behaviour, and ability to carry out daily activities. To date, no treatment is clearly effective in preventing progression of the disease, and most treatments are symptomatic,...
Stepping out of the shadows of Alzheimer's disease: a phenomenological hermeneutic study of older people with Alzheimer's disease caring for a therapy dog
Contributor(s):: Swall, A., Ebbeskog, B., Lundh Hagelin, C., Fagerberg, I.
How feasible is it to compare effects of companion dogs and service dogs on quality of life in people with movement disorders?
Contributor(s):: Spence, Helen Ruth
Meaningful Activities in the Nursing Home
Contributor(s):: Morley, J. E., Philpot, C. D., Gill, D., Berg-Weger, M.
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Overview: Research & Findings
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that afflicts some people who live through or see a traumatic event. In PTSD, the natural “fight-or-flight” response is...
Effects of animal-assisted therapy on behavioral and/or psychological symptoms in dementia: a case report
Contributor(s):: Nordgren, L., Engstrom, G.
Aug 07 2014
Human-Animal Interaction Section 13 of Division 17 of the American Psychological Association American Psychological Association Convention
Pet facilitated therapy groups with kids
Contributor(s):: Eaton, Yvonne M., Fauble, Mandy A.
Blending native American spirituality with individual psychology in work with children
Contributor(s):: Hunter, Darline, Sawyer, Cheryl
"Holding" on a leash: The role of companion animals in counselling and psychology
Contributor(s):: Wilkes, Jane Katherine
A Phenomenological Analysis of the Lived Experiences of Animal Assisted Therapy Volunteers
Contributor(s):: Reece, Connie M.
A study of animal-assisted therapy and weekday placement of a social therapy dog in an Alzheimer's disease unit
Contributor(s):: Martin, Daun Adair
A survey of school counselor attitudes regarding animal-assisted interventions
| Contributor(s):: Morrow, Sara
Though animal-assisted interventions (AAI) have been used in many institutional settings, there is little evidence of AAI use in public schools. This study examined attitudes of school counselors regarding the incorporation of AAI into their practice. The Pet Attitude Scale Modified (PAS-M)...
An evaluation of an animal-assisted therapy program in an adult inpatient hospital rehabilitation unit
| Contributor(s):: Markovich, Kristen M.
An evaluation of the benefits of animal assisted therapy
| Contributor(s):: Renzi, Kelly Ann
An examination of the anxiolytic effects of interaction with a therapy dog
| Contributor(s):: Morgan, Tiffani Dawn
Animal assisted therapy: A theoretical framework and case study
| Contributor(s):: Pence, Melissa J.
Animal therapy in comprehensive health care: curriculum model and content implications (companion animals)
| Contributor(s):: Moller, Virginia Marie