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Diversion Programs

There is growing recognition of the importance of taking animal abuse seriously. Research on the relationship between animal abuse and other violence has resulted in law enforcement recognizing animal abuse as a “crime against society.” As a result, starting in 2016,...

Animal Welfare Courts

Several challenges are common to the criminal justice system response to animal abuse. These include the likelihood that defendants will be charged with misdemeanors rather than felonies, the low priority assigned to these cases by the criminal justice system, failure...

Webinars

Dr. Lisa Lunghofer, ASI’s Director of Human-Animal Programs, presented a series of three webinars on animal abuse and children in collaboration with the Humane Society Academy. The webinars were sponsored by the InMaat Foundation and each was pre-approved for 1...

New AniCare Books Now Available!

Animals and Society Institute is pleased to announce the publication of the revised edition of the AniCare adult handbook. Both the child and adult handbooks are now available from Springer. The Identification, Assessment, and Treatment of Adults Who Abuse Animals:...
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AniCare Workshop October 22

ASI will be partnering with Animal Friends in Pittsburgh for an AniCare workshop. AniCare Child is the first published treatment approach to focus exclusively on juvenile cruelty to animals. The approach is intended to be used by mental health professionals, including...
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AniCare Workshop on October 22

ASI will be partnering with Animal Friends in Pittsburgh for an AniCare workshop. AniCare Child is the first published treatment approach to focus exclusively on juvenile cruelty to animals. The approach is intended to be used by mental health professionals, including...