Animal trauma therapist: "My dog taught me that emotional bonds do not have to hurt"

Not all disabilities are visible. Especially psychological disabilities are often being suppressed or not viewed as such. It is still widely unknown that an assistance dog can help with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or other psychological disabilities for example.


Photo: Assistance dog Ette

Assistance dog Ette; © privat

Photo: Assistance dog Ette sitting on meadow

Spending time in nature is relaxing for Kerstin Blume - always by her side: Ette; © private

Photo: Assistance dog Ette runs towards the camera

Playing on green meadows: Ette enjoys her time off; © private

Photo: Nadine Lormis; Copyright: B. Frommann

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