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Pet Therapy

Pet Therapy

Animal Assisted Communication Therapy – Pet Therapy (as it is popularly called) is designed to promote improvement in human physical, social, emotional, and/or cognitive functioning.
This class includes a pet (dog) who will take the children through activities, stories, games, etc to learn how to communicate more efficiently and create a strong positive association between communication, happiness and fun.

Level of Difficulty: 3

Benefits

In this world of technology, human-animal interactions may provide the following benefits to children

  • Identifying with and understanding the feelings and motives of another.
  • Bringing individuals out of themselves
  • Listening skills.
  • Developing a relationship of mutual trust or a feeling of connection or bonding.
  •  Seeking out or enjoying the company of others.
  • Understanding the connection between happiness and communication.

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Rohini Fernandes and Radhika Nair & Ayesha Mehta

Science Behind Pet Therapy

Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) is a goal-directed intervention in which an animal that meets specific criteria is an integral part of the treatment process. AAT is directed and/or delivered by a health/human service professional with specialized expertise, and within the scope of practice of his/her profession.
AAT is designed to promote improvement in human physical, social, emotional, and/or cognitive functioning. AAT is provided in a variety of settings and may be group or individual in nature.


Event Hours(1)

  • Wednesday

    17.00 - 18.00

    Age: 4 - 10 years