Session Details

Title:Description:When:Level of Learning:CE Hours:
(TH11) Animal-Assisted Therapy Strategies and Their Impact

Workshop Description:

Drawing from the research of Dr. Annie Petersen and Dr. Patricia Flaherty-Fischette, attendees will learn animal-assisted therapy strategies that are particularly effective for various types of clients. Then, attendees will participate in a signature SoulPaws Workshop, an animal-assisted therapeutic experience designed to inspire courage and compassion in populations impacted by eating disorders.

By the end of the course, attendees will be able to:

  • Incorporate animal-assisted therapy strategies into eating disorder and trauma recovery programs;
  • Identify improvements in eating disorder treatment and practice;
  • Identify about research in animal-assisted therapy and its impact on recovery.
Apr 26 2018 2:15PM - Apr 26 2018 5:45PMALL_LEVELS3.00