Pet Therapy (Virtual)

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Program Type:

Lecture/Workshop

Age Group:

Adult
Registration for this event will close on April 27, 2021 @ 6:30pm.
There are 97 seats remaining.

Program Description

Description

THIS PROGRAM IS A VIRTUAL-ONLY EVENT. REGISTER BELOW BY LEAVING YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO RECEIVE LOGIN AND CALL-IN INSTRUCTIONS (SENT TO YOU ONE DAY BEFORE THE PROGRAM). 

Pet therapy is a broad term that includes animal-assisted therapy. It is a growing field that includes using dogs or other animals to help people recover and cope with both physical and mental health disorders. The therapy can reduce loneliness and increase feelings of social support and boost your mood. Our facilitator, Lyna Stokes, will teach you what it takes to become a therapy dog trainer. In fact, Lyne's own therapy dog, Jackie-Joy helps her patients in a positive and rewarding way!

Lyne Stokes, MS Ed RSS, is a Recovery Specialist and Animal Assisted Therapist.


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