This presentation will provide an overview of therapy dog, service dog and companion dog services for physical, emotional and psychiatric needs. Participants will learn the differences between these services, interact with therapy and service dogs and understand the certification requirements related to each service.
Cheryl Arndt, PhD, KidsPeace Director of Performance Improvement
Darlene B. Sullivan, BS, Founder and Executive Director of Canine Partners for Life
Kathy Dimmich, MLIS, volunteer handler with Therapy Dogs International
Emily Fritz, BS, Education and Demonstration Coord., Canine Partners for Life and Merlin, Maggie, Cal and Alice