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Benefits of Pet Therapy During Recovery

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 5, 2016Updated: March 3, 2022Teens and young adults face many challenges as they work to find their unique place in the world, especially while they struggle with substance misuse or a dual diagnosis like depression or anxiety. The Center for the Interaction of Animals and Society…

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Animal-Assisted Addiction Therapy

Added ByRed Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: December 23, 2015Updated: March 3, 2022The internet is overrun with animal videos and cute animal memes: evidence of our love for animal antics. Now, therapists are using the human affinity for animals as a treatment pathway for mental and physical conditions, including addiction—and the results are…