Animal Assisted Therapy

Known as: Assisted Therapy, Animal, Facilitated Therapy, Animal, Therapy, Animal Facilitated 
The use of live animal as a means of therapy
National Institutes of Health

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1984-2018
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Animal therapy is making strides in the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). For years, animals have been used with… (More)
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Animal assisted therapy is a known preventive and interventive method which is held by the contribution of specially trained… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND To evaluate the effects of pet therapy on cognitive function, mood and perceived quality of life on elderly inpatients… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Hospitalized patients encounter stressors that impact their experience and recovery. There is a need for theoretically… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Pet therapy is utilised to improve the quality of life of patients with chronic diseases. The impact of AAA (animal… (More)
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2006
2006
The aim of this study was to assess whether a pet therapy program had a favorable effect on psychopathological status and… (More)
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1998
1998
The purpose of this study was to explore the characteristics of pet therapy which promote positive experiences and health in the… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
This article provides an overview of animal assisted therapy, or the use of animals as a treatment modality, specifically with… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of pet therapy on geriatric psychiatry inpatients. A demonstrable… (More)
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1989
1989
Twelve (N = 12) Alzheimer's (AD) residents of a Special Care Unit in a large midwest Veterans' Home were observed for the effects… (More)
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