Pet loss and human bereavement / edited by William J. Kay [and others].

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Kay, William J.
Format: Book
Published: Ames : Iowa State University Press, 1984.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:A Foundation of Thanatology text
Table of Contents:
  • Moral status of animals / Bernard E. Rollin
  • Pet animals and human well-being / M.W. Fox
  • Health consequences of pet ownership / Erika Friedmann, Aaron A. Katcher, Sue A. Thomas, James J. Lynch
  • Nonconventional human/companion animal bonds / James M. Harris
  • When pet animals die / Jacob Antelyes
  • Population aspects of animal mortality / Alan M. Beck
  • Grief at the loss of a pet / Boris M. Levinson
  • Psychosocial aspects of bereavement / Herbert A. Nieburg
  • Relief and prevention of grief / Leo K. Bustad and Linda M. Hines.
  • Helping emotionally disturbed children cope with loss of a pet / Mary Link
  • Development of a social work service to deal with grief after loss of a pet / Eleanor L. Ryder
  • Social work in a veterinary hospital: response to owner grief reactions / Jamie Quackenbush
  • Illness and death of pets: role of the human-health-care team / Michael J. McCulloch
  • Human/animal bond revisited / Esther Braun
  • Clinical aspects of grief associated with loss of a pet: a veterinarian's view / Marc A. Rosenberg
  • Role of the animal health technician in consoling bereaved clients / Sally Oblas Walshaw.
  • Owner/pet attachment despite behavior problems / Victoria L. Voith
  • Owner/pet pathologic attachment: the veterinarian's nightmare / E.K. Rynearson
  • Death of pets owned by the elderly: implications for veterianry practice / George Paulus, John C. Thrush, Cyrus S. Stewart, and Patrick Hafner
  • Psychosocial model of veterinary practice / William H. Sullivan and Carole E. Fudin
  • Family psychotherapy methodology: a model for veterinarians and clinicians / D.T. Wessels
  • Epilogue: a historical perspective / Egilde Seravalli.