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Meet Phoenix!

Phoenix is soon to be an official therapy dog!  I finished my Animal Assisted Therapy program and now just need to have her heal from her recent spay surgery so that she can pass her “good citizen test” and get her vest to make her look all sorts of professional! 375 more words

Animal-Assisted Interventions as a Learning Aid - A Literature Review

Animal-assisted interventions (AAI) on learning and mental health is an evolving matter within psychology. In past history, such mediations have been held to ridicule by scholars who deemed animals to be insignificant within the field. 80 more words

A Dog's Life

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.”

—Roger Caras

Hello. My name is Jed and I’m a registered PAT dog. PAT means Pets as Therapy. 1,156 more words

Animal Assisted Therapy

That time I hit the rescue dog jackpot

By Paulette Solinski, CPDT-KA

From the time I was a small child I would get the AKC Book of Dog Breeds from the library and fantasize about what dogs I would have as an adult. 499 more words

Dogs

Getting to know me

Hello and welcome to my website!  I’ve created this site as a resource for my clients, friends and community to connect with me and to learn more about pediatric speech and language development.   951 more words

SLP

Benefits of Animal Assisted Therapy

Dr. Lamont Tyler has gained extensive experience practicing medicine in his career, which spans over two decades. As Medical Director at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Dr. 155 more words

Dr. Lamont Tyler

Why I do therapy work

by Sarah Gaziano

Someone asked me recently why my dog and I participate in animal-assisted therapy. I have been a Pet Partners certified animal-assisted therapy handler since I was in high school. 325 more words

Dogs