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Non-traditional healing methods are gaining acceptance within the medical community. Explore the healing power of music and touch, as well as the powerful bonds between people and the animals who help them live with daily health challenges.
Margaret Peterson is an assistance dog instructor with Canine Companions for Independence (CCI), the world’s largest organization raising and training assistance dogs for people living with a disability. She explains what it takes to train a CCI service dog. For more information visit: www.cci.org
Meet the therapy dogs and their handlers making a difference in the lives of patients and staff at Sutter Health. And UC Davis Health is part of a nationwide study providing concrete evidence that a therapy dog’s presence can be an excellent form of medicine.
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