Wednesday, 8 January 2014

Certified Service Dogs for Autism

Certified Service Dogs for Autism

Since 1996, National Service Dogs (NSD) has been training Labrador and Golden Retrievers to assist children and families living with autism. NSD is proud to be the first school in the world to provide this service to families with children who have autism.

Over the last 16 years, NSD has placed over 250 Certified Service Dogs across Canada and has helped various training schools around the world develop their own autism programs.

These dogs help increase safety levels, improve socialization, and suppresses
behaviour outburst giving the child help to redirect to a more positive behaviour

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