Animal-Assisted Therapy (AAT) is a goal directed intervention in which an animal that meets specific criteria is an integral part of the treatment process. AAT is delivered by a licensed professional within the mental health field and is designed to promote improvement in social, emotional, and cognitive functioning. Utilizing AAT means that there are specified treatment goals with corresponding objectives. This process is documented within progress notes and treatment planning.
What are the Benefits of AAT?
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