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Animal-Assisted Therapy for Panic Disorder

By December 31, 2012

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Animal-assisted therapy (AAT) has grown in popularity as an effective treatment option for panic disorder. AAT involves the use of a trained animal, such as a dog, cat, or horse, to help a client in overcoming physical, cognitive, and/or emotional limitations. AAT can help a person with panic disorder become more comfortable and engaged in the therapy process.

Read this article to find out more about how AAT is being used in the treatment of panic disorder.

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