Support Animals for Schizophrenia
Greg and Melanie Wilson, Daytona Beach, FL.
Frontiers of veterinary science: “Use of a Psychiatric Service Dog for People Living with Mental Health Disorders.”
Janice Lloyd, Associate Professor in the College of Public Health, Medical & Vet Sciences at James Cook University in Australia.
Frontiers in psychology: “Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) program as a useful adjunct to conventional psychosocial rehabilitation for patients with schizophrenia: results from a small-scale randomized controlled trial.
Leanne Nieforth, PhD student at the Center for the Human Animal Bond at Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine in Indiana.
ICAN (Indiana Canine Assistance Network): “The difference between an assistance dog, therapy dog, and emotional support dog.”
Eva M Rudisile, CPDT-KA, MT-BC, Director of Client Services at Medical Mutts Inc., a non-profit service dog training organization in Indianapolis.
American Counseling Association: “Confirming the Benefits of Emotional Support Animals.”
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