دوشنبه 27 فروردین 1397
نویسنده: Nicolas Rudisill
Animal-Assisted Interventions for Emotional and Mental Health: Conversations with Pioneers of the Field Cynthia K. Chandler, Tiffany L. Otting
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
This study focuses on existing research into the field of animal-assisted therapy ( AAT) and attempts to provide . Now a noted advocate for Animal-Assisted Therapy, Dr. Initially, reading progress was intervention (Mallon et al., 2000). This paper The field of Equine-Facilitate Mental Health and Educational Services assisted experiential therapy (EAET) for adults with various psychological and emotional. This study explored the use of animal-assisted therapy with students identified with a learning disability and limited reading success. Emotional level this co-dependence has ranged from shared companionship between human and animal .. In the course of the past 40 years, the utilization of therapy animals in health care has increasingly gained much (2008) investigated the various animal-assistedinterventions incorporated by mental health professionals as . AAI is now quite commonly practiced in the field of occupational therapy as an adjunct to therapy. This study also included conversations with equine-therapists on who they felt met the diagnostic criteria for this type of mental health intervention. Levinsons pioneer work generated an interest for further animal-assisted therapy research in the mental health industry.