Why this site?
Animal Mediation? That is the question for many people ...
The purpose of this practice, in a few words, is the search for positive interactions arising from the implementation intentional human-animal relationship and is therefore associated with intentionality. Associate the animal to a professional project and / or specific skill that is educational, social, therapeutic or research.
qui apportent chacun «leur pierre à l'édifice»: les débats pluridisciplinaires sont riches et constructifs. Today, Animal Mediation is a way of working rather than a profession it is, however, appeal to professionals from diverse backgrounds who bring their "building block". Multidisciplinary discussions are rich and meaningful. Currently agree, moreover, encouraging reflection on the legal framework, the status and caregiver training, and education status of the animal, the development of a charter Ethics ... that will allow the recognition of this practice at national and international level. Creating different umbrella organizations reflect this dynamic and this will provide a framework!
grâce à une équipe engagée de chercheurs et de professionnels de terrain. This site was born out of a common desire to bring together, to communicate, to share, to inform, to question a practice development in France. Over the tickets of this blog, you will discover the world of this mediation through a dedicated team of researchers and professionals in the field.
Animal Mediation is at the heart of the evolution of human-animal relationships and instead we place the animal in our societies. On the other hand, concerns in terms of ecology, biodiversity, animal ethics ... can not leave us indifferent and be hidden when called to such mediation. It therefore seemed essential to us to propose a topic "Animal and Society" and open our practice to a wider field.
The blog and online publication are managed by Sandie and Nicolas Résilienfance the association. Nothing would be possible without the talent and commitment of Jerome [Project # 3] (thank you to him for his work and great patience) and without the contribution of all our editors !
Enjoy your visit and good reading to all!