Care recipient (cr) has few interests tends to spend days alone and is depressed and lonely

Try: #locate a certified therapy dog and handler through a local animal hospital or pet store #establish a regular schedule at least once a week for the dog and handler to visit and the cr to walk with the dog the time spent outside in natural sunlight the exercise and the dog will all help with mood #simple visits can be substituted for walks for people with reduced mobility

Materials: Certified therapy dog and handler

Categories: Emotional Psychological, Social, Mobility, Mobile, Needs Some Assistance, Needs Much Assistance, Independence, No Supervision, Some Supervision, Maximum Supervision, Cognitive Awareness, Fully Aware, Somewhat Aware

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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