Therapeutic Riding: Effects on Emotional Well-Being in Adults
Contributor(s):: Lucas, Jamie
A Pet Can Say "You're Special" to a Special Child
Contributor(s):: Johnson, Jacqueline J.
Promoting self esteem
Contributor(s):: Hirst, Sandra P., Metcalf, Barbara J.
Les phénomènes qui sous-tendent la rencontre entre l'enfant et les animaux familiers
Contributor(s):: Montagner, H.
Pet ownership and self-perceptions of older people
Contributor(s):: Kidd, Aline H., Feldmann, Bruce M.
Playful pooches: Using canine interactions to enhance therapeutic outcomes for children and adolescents
Contributor(s):: VanFleet, Risë
Can a week of therapeutic riding make a difference? - A pilot study
Contributor(s):: Kaiser, L., Spence, L. J., Lavergne, A. G., Bosch, K. L. vanden
The objective of this research was to determine the effect of a five-day therapeutic riding day camp on children's anger, quality of life and perceived self-competence. Our study sample involved 16 able-bodied individuals (11+or-4.4. years) with no known physical or psychological disability, and...
The effects of the presence of a dog in the classroom
Contributor(s):: Hergovich, A., Monshi, B., Semmler, G., Zieglmayer, V.
This study examined the effects of the presence of a dog in the classroom on field independence, social competence, empathy with animals and social-emotional atmosphere. The participants were 46 first-graders (43 of them immigrants) of two school classes (control and experimental). In the...