Resources and Research

The AAAIP library of resources promote the welfare of therapy animals who are incorporated into professional settings. You’ll find foundational white papers in AAI, including those on animal-related engagement, AAI in professionalized settings, empirical benefits of the human-animal bond, and more.


The Importance of Supporting AAI ProfessionalsAubrey Fine Facebook Live

A conversation with Dr. Aubrey Fine,
author of the Handbook on Animal-Assisted Therapy.
Available on Facebook or YouTube.

Having served as one of the most influential field leaders helping professionals learn how to safely integrate therapy animals into their practice, Dr. Aubrey Fine has a long history of advocacy and expertise in the AAI space. Dr. Fine talks about his journey working with therapy animals while also discussing the importance of coming together as professionals to advance the field. Whether you’ve been an AAI professional for years or are just getting started, this conversation will help identify the roles each of us can take in promoting AAI that takes place in professional settings.
 
   

Resources

 


Pets in the Workplace

    

 

Pets in the Workplace

 

 




Standards of Practice for
Animal Assisted Interventions
          

 

     SoP

 





Animal-Related Engagement
 

 

ARE White Paper

 



The Benefits of the Human-Animal Bond
   

 

Benefits of the Human Animal Bond

 


The State of AAI in Professional Settings
   

 

AAI in Prof Settings

 

 

 

Meet the Leaders in AAI

   

 Meet the Leaders in AAI

 

 

 

Animal-Assisted Intervention Specialist (AAI-S)
Practice Analysis

     Practice Analysis

 

 

Emotional Response Tracker for Therapy Animals

 

 

 

   

 

 Emotional Response Tracker for Therapy Animals

 

 

Reward System Tracker for Therapy Animals

 

 

 

 

     
Reward System Tracker for Therapy Animals





Body Language Inventory for Therapy Animals

   
 
Body Language Inventory for Therapy Animals