This article studies the system of interchange between human and animal anddevelops a clinical approach to it. Through two clinical vignettes, the article illustrates how thesystem of mediation between humans and animals is characterized and how it provides thebasis for therapeutic contact. Each vignette reveals the therapeutic value of animals, and inparticular dogs. The concluding remarks primarily involve ethical considerations concerningassisted therapy with animals and then clinical implications.
|Numero di pagine||6|
|Rivista||BRITISH GESTALT JOURNAL|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2015|