Theory, Issues, and Practice
|Series title:||New Directions in the Human-Animal Bond Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Publisher:||Purdue University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $65.00|
| Book Description: |
The use of animals by psychotherapists has been a growing trend. Psychological problems treated include emotional and behavioral problems, attachment issues, trauma, and developmental disorders. An influential 1970s survey suggests that over 20 percent of therapists in the psychotherapy division of the American Psychological Association incorporated animals into their treatment in some fashion. Anecdotal evidence suggests that the number is much higher...