Therapy dogs for autism is an amazing thing. The trained dogs can help an autistic child by recognizing seizures before others. Providing an emotionally calming presence. Trained dogs can keep a child from wandering away, a huge concern for most autistic parents. Unfortunately, because this is “new” it’s been met with resistance from some schools.
Therapy Dogs For Autism vs. Other Service DogsWould a school deny a blind child a service dog at school? I’d like to say no, but I’m not too sure about that these days
School District Changes Autistic Child’s IEP To No Service Dog
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