• Reducing the Impact of PTSD, Thanks to a Four-Legged Expert

    21 days ago - By CCI

    A staggering number of veterans live in silence with PTSD. We've chosen to make serving our veteran clients a core pillar by providing service dogs trained to specifically support our veterans with invisible scars. Canine Companions has 57 expert trainers with expert knowledge to train our life-changing dogs. Canine Companions service dogs for veterans are trained to mitigate symptoms of PTSD by turning on lights, providing a physical buffer in crowds, retrieving medication and interrupting anxiety and nightmares. These dogs tap into their ability to learn and read subtle cues - even...
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