Manual of Clinical Behavioral Medicine for Dogs and Cats

Manual of Clinical Behavioral Medicine for Dogs and Cats

By Karen Overall, MA, VMD, PhD, DACVB, CAAB


Part One: Understanding Behavior: Modern Paradigms
1. Embracing Behavior as a Core Discipline: Creating the Behavior-Centered Practice
2. The Science and Theory Underlying Behavioral Medicine: Terminology, Diagnosis, Mechanism and the Importance of Understanding Reactivity
3. Changing Behavior: Roles for Learning, Negotiated Settlements, and Individualized Treatment Plans        
Part Two: Canine Behavior
4. Normal Canine Behavior and Ontogeny: Neurological and Social Development, Signaling and Normal Canine Behaviors
5. Problematic Canine Behaviors: Roles for Undesirable, Odd and Management-related Concerns
6. Abnormal Canine Behaviors and Behavioral Pathologies Involving Aggression
7. Abnormal Canine Behaviors and Behavioral Pathologies Not Primarily Involving Pathological Aggression           
Part Three: Feline Behavior
8. Normal Feline Behavior and Ontogeny: Neurological and Social Development, Signaling and Normal Feline Behaviors
9. Undesirable, Problematic, and Abnormal Feline Behavior and Behavioral Pathologies
Part Four: Behavioral Supplements and Medications
10. Pharmacological Approaches to Changing Behavior and Neurochemistry: Roles for Diet, Supplements, Nutraceuticals and Medication
Part Five: Supplemental Materials
References
Protocols and Questionnaires


DVD contents
Humane Behavioral Care for Dogs: Problem Prevention and Treatment
? 30- minute video with audio commentary from the author demonstrating techniques
? Questionnaires and protocols