The dog is man’s best friend. bocalan, an organization non profit who works in animal assisted interventionsand in training, and delivery of assistance dogsfor children with autism and people with different pathologiesyou can account for it.
“It is a process that always generates an unknown for us because every child and family is uniquebut in most cases, because of course things did not go well once, but almost always, we have managed to make that dog changed the life of a family and a child with autism”asserted Daisy Ziadedirector of bocalanin dialogue with ReProfile.
To carry out the role of an assistance dog, it is necessary ensure your physical, cognitive, and general well-being.
“The assistance dog is going to live with this child, or with this person for different reasons,” explained Ziade, who also pointed out that the animals belong to the association and “are supervised for life“.
In it process of this type of therapy, works a interdisciplinary group of professionals.
The benefits of animal assisted therapies
Thanks to animal-assisted therapies, a better evolution and progress is achieved in the affected people. This type of therapy provides psychological, cognitive and psychomotor benefits, also helping to improve communication and socialization of patients.
To all those families that require the service, They can be contacted through Bocalán Argentina.org.
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