Building the power of the human / animal connection
__The mission of Animal Assisted Therapy Services, Inc. is to provide persons with physical, cognitive, psychosocial, and emotional disabilities the opportunity to experience the power of the unique human /animal bond as therapeutic intervention thus promoting lifelong health and wellness. Animal Assisted Therapy Services is dedicated to training, research, and education in this emerging field of Recreational Therapy.
Spring Sessions begin March 3, 2014! Programs Administrated by: Animal Assisted Therapy Services and the Beth Patella Center for Music Therapeutic Recreation Center, 19 Hazel Terrace, Woodbridge (Directions under "Contact" Tab)(Complete schedule of classes under the "More" tab!) Introducing JourneyDance! Guided movement for self-expression and wellness! Come meet Alicia Genovese, Sunday morning program 10:30-12:00, March 16.
Check out the new Winter/Spring Workshop Series on the Event Page!
Psychosocial Benefits of Therapeutic Riding, March 22
Tellington T-Touch for Dogs, March 30
Reiki for Dogs, April 6
Sound Therapy for the Vocalist, April 27
Wild Energy of Raw Foods, May 18
Friday Night Drumming Circle March 21, 2014, 7:00-8:30pm Once every month! Come explore rhythms from around the world found in everyday speech! No experience necessary! Bring your own drum or use ours! Facilitated by Lydia Smith. $15.00/session.