The Resource Handbook on animal-assisted therapy : theoretical foundations and guidelines for practice, edited by Aubrey H. Fine

Handbook on animal-assisted therapy : theoretical foundations and guidelines for practice, edited by Aubrey H. Fine

Label
Handbook on animal-assisted therapy : theoretical foundations and guidelines for practice
Title
Handbook on animal-assisted therapy
Title remainder
theoretical foundations and guidelines for practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aubrey H. Fine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The original edition was the first book to provide a comprehensive overview of the ways in which animals can assist therapists with treatment of specific populations, and/or in specific settings. The second edition continues in this vein, with 7 new chapters plus substantial revisions of continuing chapters as the research in this field has grown. New coverage includes: Animals as social supports, Use of AAT with Special Needs students, the role of animals in the family- insights for clinicians, and measuring the animal-person bond. *Contributions from veterinarians, animal trainers, psychologists, and social workers *Includes guidelines and best practices for using animals as therapeutic companions *Addresses specific types of patients and environmental situations
Cataloging source
OPELS
Dewey number
615.8/515
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM931.A65
LC item number
H36 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Label
Handbook on animal-assisted therapy : theoretical foundations and guidelines for practice, edited by Aubrey H. Fine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Abbreviated TOC -- Dedication -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- SECTION I The Conceptualization of the Animal-Human Bond: The Foundation for Understanding Animal-Assisted Therapy -- SECTION II Animal-Assisted Therapy: Conceptual Model and Guidelines for Quality Assurance -- SECTION III Best Practices in Animal-Assisted Therapy: Guidelines for Use of AAT with Special Populations -- SECTION IV Special Topics and Concerns in Animal-Assisted Therapy -- PART A The Role of Ethology in the Field of Human-Animal Relations and Animal-Assisted Therapy -- PART B Human Animal Interactions in Health: Best Evidence and Where We Go From Here? -- PART C The Role of AAT in Clinical Practice: The Importance of Demonstrating Empirically Oriented Psychotherapies
  • SECTION I: THE CONCEPTUALIZATION OF THE ANIMAL-HUMAN BOND: THE FOUNDATION FOR UNDERSTANDING ANIMAL-ASSISTED THERAPY: Animal-assisted interventions in historical perspective / James A. Serpell -- Animal-assisted interventions in mental health: definitions and theoretical foundations / Katherine A. Kruger and James A. Serpell -- New and old perspectives on the therapeutic effects of animals and nature / Aaron H. Katcher and Alan M. Beck -- Animals as social supports: insights for understanding AAT / June McNicholas and Glyn Collis -- Community context and psychosocial benefits of animal companionship / Lynnette A. Hart -- The animal-human bond: health and wellness / Erika Friedmann and Chia-Chun Tsai -- SECTION II: ANIMAL-ASSISTED THERAPY: CONCEPTUAL MODEL AND GUIDELINES FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE: The art of animal selection for animal-assisted activity and therapy programs / Maureen Fredrickson-MacNamara and Kris Butler -- Designing and implementing animal-assisted therapy programs in health and mental health organizations / Gerald P. Malton, Samuel B. Ross Jr., Steve Klee, and Lisa Ross -- SECTION III: BEST PRACTICES IN ANIMAL ASSISTED THERAPY: GUIDELINES FOR USE OF ANIMAL-ASSISTED THERAPY WITH SPECIAL POPULATIONS: Incorporating animal-assisted therapy into psychotherapy: guidelines and suggestions for therapists / Aubrey H. Fine -- Animals in the lives of children / Gail F. Melson, and Aubrey H. Fine -- A 4-year trial of animal-assisted therapy with public school special education students / Aaron Katcher and Susan Teumer -- Clinical approaches to assessing and utilizing animal-related experiences in therapeutic interventions with children, adolescents, and their caregivers / Barbara W. Boat -- Characteristics of animal-assisted therapy/activity in specialized settings / Ben P. Granger and Lori R. Kogan -- Human-animal interaction and successful aging / Mara Baun, Rebecca Johnson, and Barbara McCabe -- History, development, and theory of human-animal support services for people with AIDS/HIV and other disabling chronic conditions / Ken Gorczca, Aubrey H. Fine, C. Victor Spain, Dana Callaghan [and others] -- Animal abuse and developmental psychopathology: recent research, programmatic, and therapeutic issues and challenges for the futuer / Frank R. Ascione, Suzanne Barnard, Susan Brooks, and Julie Sell-Smith -- SECTION IV: SPECIAL TOPICS AND CONCERNS IN ANIMAL-ASSISTED THERAPY: Measuring the bond: instruments used to assess the impact of animal-assisted therapy / David C. Anderson -- Techniques for searching the animal-assisted therapy literature / Mary W. Wood -- "Old wine in a new bottle": new strategies for humane education / Phil Arkow -- Welfare considerations in therapy and assistance animals / James A. Serpell, Raymond Coppinger, and Aubrey H. Fine -- Role of the veterinary family practioner in animal-assisted therapy and animal-assisted activity programs / Richard Timmins and Aubrey H. Fine -- The future of research, education, and clinical practice in the animal-human bond and animal-assisted therapy -- PART A: The role of ethology in the field of human-animal relations and animal-assisted therapy / Dennis C. Turner -- PART B: Human-animal interactions and health: best evidence and where do we go from here / Cindy C. Wilson -- PART C: The role of animal-assisted therapy in clinical practice: the importance of demonstrating empirically oriented psychotherapies / Aubrey H. Fine and Jeffery S. Mio
Control code
ocn162130437
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 534 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080463674
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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115605:115701
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37419900
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)162130437
  • pebcs0080463673

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