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I Graduated! Wooooooowooooooo!

Hi Efurrybuddy! It’s official, I am now Nurse Nalle! Wooooooowooooooo! Today we went to an assisted living home fur our field evaluations. I was soooooooo excited! 101 more words

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This is what happens when students believe you.......

I am calling this photo “Lili’s Schedule” and this is what happens when you listen to the children around you, when you encourage them to solve the problems they identify, and when they believe you when you say you believe in them and their abilities. 327 more words

My Second AAT Class and Testing!

Woooohooooowooooooooooo! Nalle here, nurse-in-training! I was so excited to go to school today that I marched Mama through the parking lot right to the building, up the stairs and through the maze of doors straight to my classroom! 338 more words

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Adventures in Animal Assisted Therapy

Anyone who knows me knows that I am a complete and total animal lover.  I would go so far as to say they are my preferred companions, even over other people.  1,068 more words

Professor Winston, the rescue dog who teaches about life

If you are new to my blog or haven’t read previous entries, I have a lovely dog. His name is Winston. You can read about our story here:  1,186 more words

Nalle's First Class

Woooooowooooooo Efurrybuddy! This is Nalle, pronounced Naahhh-lay or Naahhh-leee for short, and my name means “teddy bear.” As you can guess I am super sweet and I am studying at the SPCA to become Nurse Nalle working as an Animal Assisted Therapy Pup (AAT). 157 more words

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Trust Me (if you want to)!, I'm An Expert (I think... maybe)!

Essay contributed by Ellen Winston, MA, LPC, NCC, CAAP

I have a lot of letters after my name. Therefore, I must be an expert in my field. 1,330 more words

Courage