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- Oxford University Press, USA 1999; US$ 98.99
Part I. Epidemiology, Etiology, and Course of Substance Use Disorders. 1. Alcohol and Drug Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Classification, Prevalence, and Comorbidity, Bridget F. Grant and Deborah A. Dawson. 2. The Course of Untreated and Treated Substance Use Disorders: Remission and Resolution, Relapse and Mortality, John W. Finney, Rudolf H. Moos, and... more...
- Demos Medical Publishing 2002; US$ 109.00
Although unconventional therapies have coexisted with traditional medicine for centuries, the extent of their utilization was only recently recognized; we now know between one third and one half of patients receiving traditional rehabilitation therapies have had some experience with what has come to be referred to variously as alternative, complementary,... more...
- BowTie Inc. 2011; US$ 16.95
David Frei, the publicist of Westminster Kennel Club and the founder of Westminster?s therapy dog charity, Angel on a Leash, along with his wife Cheri, a minister at Morgan Stanley Children?s Hospital of New York-Presbyterian, retell heartwarming stories of therapy dogs who change the lives of needy children at hospitals and rehabilitation centers.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95
This book provides an overview of Animal-Assisted Activities (AAA) and Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) and demonstrates how they can be incorporated into solution-focused treatment programs. Pichot, focusing on the use of therapy dogs, starts with a discussion of the basics of AAA/T and solution-focused therapy, as well as what every practitioner should... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 52.95
Learn to use a powerful tool in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy?a pet Animal Assisted Activities/Therapy (AAA/T) is an innovative intervention in which an animal becomes a crucial?and highly effective?part of the treatment process. Pet-Assisted Brief Therapy: A Solution-Focused Approach gives therapists the tools they need to begin and maintain an... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 35.00
Although the term "pet therapy" was first used in the 1960s, the use of animals in a therapeutic role dates to 1792 when the British Society of Friends used rabbits and other animals to help residents in a mental asylum cope with social and emotional isolation. Today, animal-assisted therapy involves a wide variety of animals, including dogs, cats,... more...
- Findhorn Press 2011; US$ 16.00
The essays in this dynamic compilation are a testament to dance as a healing art. Widely interdisciplinary in nature and written by women dancers from around the world, they illustrate a rich array of dance practices, cultures, and disciplines and show how this expressive therapy can be both empowering and exhilarating. The women?s narratives all... more...
- Blackwell Publishing Ltd. 2006; US$ 52.99
This book is designed as a companion text for the variety of support workers in the field of rehabilitation. It recognises the diversity of roles and array of training and education options; formal routes such as S/NVQ and schemes which are tailored to an individual workplace. Therefore the focus of the book is simply to provide an accessible introduction... more...
- Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 72.95
In the 10 years since the first edition of Handbook on Animal-Assisted Therapy published, the field has changed considerably. The third edition of the Handbook highlights advances in the field, with 10 new chapters and over 50% new material. In reading this book, therapists will discover the benefits of incorporating animal assisted therapy into... more...