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Children with autism are trainers of service dogs in new program
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Children with autism are trainers of service dogs in new program

A new program brings children with autism into the actual training of service dogs. Autism Daily Newscast has reported here in the past on the use of service dogs as companions for children with autism. By partnering with Lionheart a special needs schoo...
A Closer Look at Service Dogs for Autism
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A Closer Look at Service Dogs for Autism

Many families are exploring the joys of having a service dog for their child with autism. Autism Daily Newscast has reported in previous articles on service dogs and the benefits to an individual on the autism spectrum. In this report we delve a little deep...
Dogs Trained to Help Children on the Autism Spectrum
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Dogs Trained to Help Children on the Autism Spectrum

Animal-assisted therapy for children with autism is a popular topic at the moment. When combined  with an evidence-based approach, it can be very useful in helping children on the autism spectrum develop communication, self-help and social skills. Famil...
Autism and Animal-Assisted Therapy
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Autism and Animal-Assisted Therapy

Many parents of individuals on the autism spectrum wonder about the potential benefits of animal-assisted therapy. Most people believe that animals have a calming effect. According to the American Pets Products Association, in the US alone, 83.3 million people...