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Guided Animal Therapy Sessions

Paws in school

Guided Animal Therapy Sessions

Emotional support. Develop emotional regulation skills. Positive education. General wellbeing. Coping strategies. Develop social skills. Mindfulness & growth mindsets.

More than just spending time with lovely animals, specific goals are identified and set (with teachers and/or parents) in order to best meet the unique needs of the selected individuals or small groups.

Ideal for all students and for students who need…

  • Assistance in coping with the demands of daily school life
  • Support from a traumatic experience
  • Help coping with a health problem or mental disorder (such as a developmental delay, emotional and/or behavioural disorder, high anxiety levels, autism spectrum disorders).

Having a set task is an important part of each therapy session, in order for participants to feel a sense of achievement. It may be feeding animals, making a toy for an animal to play with, or assisting handlers with the training of one of the animals.



Emotional Support

All funds generated from the above services go towards fulfilling the main purpose of the charity. If you are interested in any of our services, or wish to discuss how we might be able to assist you, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Service and Therapy Animals Australia Ltd., trading as Therapy Animals Australia, is a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-For-Profit Commission.

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