From 11 am – 1 pm on December 12 & 13 wellness dogs from CAAWLS (Chimo Animal Assisted Wellness and Learning Society) will be visiting the CUE Library.
What is CAAWLS?
“Chimo Animal Assisted Wellness and Learning Society (CAAWLS) is an innovative not-for-profit initiative that assists in the development, planning, and implementation of Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) at a wide variety of facilities.” – CAAWLS
Some benefits of Animal Assisted Therapy:
- Increased motivation and active living
- Decreased depression and anxiety
- Living in the moment
- Motor skills stimulation
- Encourages playfulness