Canine-Assisted Therapy: Treatment of PTSD in Combat Veterans
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2019-01-11T14:55:58Z
Author DetailsJessica Marie Kolar, SN; Emily Rose Bell, SN -- School of Nursing, University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Level of EvidenceN/A
Veterans with PTSD may be hesitant to seek psychological treatment because of the negative connotations associated with the diagnosis. Canine therapy can offer a non-stigmatizing, non-pharmaceutical option. Veterans can derive both social and psychological benefits from therapeutic canine interactions, thus improving quality of life.
DescriptionLeadership Connection 2018: Transformative Nursing Leadership, September 15-18, 2018. Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Conference NameLeadership Connection 2018
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference LocationIndianapolis, Indiana, USA
NotesItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.
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