The effects of pets on schizophrenics in a day treatment program
Contributor(s):: Carol Lynne Eyster
In an effort to record the therapeutic effects of animals, three rabbits were introduced into a group therapy setting. Eight subjects (two female, six male) having the diagnosis of schizophrenia, chronic type and participating in a day treatment program were observed by four trained observers....
Animal assisted therapy (AAT) program as a useful adjunct to conventional psychosocial rehabilitation for patients with schizophrenia: Results of a small-scale randomized controlled trial
Contributor(s):: Calvo, Paula, Fortuny, Joan R., Guzmán, Sergio, Macías, Cristina, Bowen, Jonathan, García, María L., Orejas, Olivia, Molins, Ferran, Tvarijonaviciute, Asta, Cerón, José J., Bulbena, Antoni, Fatjó, Jaume
Therapeutic horseback riding for ACT patients with schizophrenia
Contributor(s):: Corring, Deborah, Lundberg, Erica, Rudnick, Abraham
Animal-Assisted Therapy Ameliorates Anhedonia in Schizophrenia Patients
Contributor(s):: Nathans-Barel, Inbar, Feldman, Pablo, Berger, Barry, Modai, Ilan, Silver, Henry
Measurement of the serotonin 1A receptor availability in patients with schizophrenia during treatment with the antipsychotic medication ziprasidone
Contributor(s):: Frankle, W. Gordon, Lombardo, Ilise, Kegeles, Lawrence S., Slifstein, Mark, Martin, John H., Huang, Yiyun, Hwang, Dah-Ren, Reich, Elisa, Cangiano, Claudine, Gil, Roberto, Abi-Dargham, Anissa, Laruelle, Marc
An exploratory study of the effect of animal-assisted therapy on nonverbal communication in three schizophrenic patients
Contributor(s):: Kovacs, Z., Bulucz, J., Kis, R., Simon, L.
Animal-assisted therapy has been used in the treatment and rehabilitation of several physical and mental disorders, but its effectiveness for chronic schizophrenic patients has been evaluated in only a few studies. Our purpose was to introduce animal-assisted group therapy in the rehabilitation...