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.

Guest speakers Shanna Kopp and Annie Petersen of SoulPaws share insite on their workshop on Animal Assisted Therapy and Disorder and Trauma Recovery.

Apr 26 2018 2:15PM - Apr 26 2018 5:45PMALL_LEVELS3.00