The authors describe recent case studies confirming that such contact can enhance the learning abilities of the mentally handicapped, bring relief to the emotionally disturbed, and encourage recovery from life-threatening illness.
Thirty-two color photographs capture the exhilaration of swimming and interacting with dolphins.
Dolphins and Their Power to Heal
Part One-The Healing Dolphin
Chapter One-The Power to Heal?
Chapter Two-Dolphin Midwives
Chapter Three-Dolphin Teachers
Part Two-The Chemistry of Attraction
Chapter Four-The Evolutionary and Mythological Evidence
Chapter Five-The Life of a Dolphin
Chapter Six-Dolphin Intelligence
Chapter Seven-Dolphin Communication
Part Three-Encounters with Dolphins
Chapter Eight-Friendly Dolphins
Part Four-Dolphins in Peril
Chapter Ten-The Dolphins of War
Dolphin Information and Welfare Organizations