Canine Assisted Therapy / Activities
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy
Assistance Dog Opportunities
Yoga & Massage
Heroes will learn basic dog obedience and handling, along with some advanced training while being shown how to best utilize their bond with our facility dogs.
Significant gains made through Equine Assisted Psychotherapy (EAP) will highlight one of many opportunities, along with Equine Assisted Activities (EAA).
Working with animals makes it necessary to modify how one acts in order to work well with the animal. Learning if a Service Dog can provide independence from a disability will be insight that our heroes gain, and eligibility to apply for a Heel the Heroes Service Dog.
With certified professionals donating their time in Art Therapy, participants will be guided on different ways to express themselves, and have access to materials freely.
Music Therapy will be offered by certified professionals volunteering their time to help with the healing of our heroes.
Benefits counseling will be in place to help Veterans navigate their benefits that they earned for school, work, and compensation.
Professionals volunteering their time and service to yoga instruction, as well as massage and acupuncture will be available for those who feel this is therapeutic.