Quote of the week: 

“Animals are born who they are, accept it, and that is that. They live with greater peace than people do.” ― Gregory Maguire

Fluffy Family Featured Story: 

Sometimes you gotta stop and sniff the flowers 💙🤎💙

― @_.winston.the.pooh._

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From the ESA Doctors Blog:

How to Stop a Panic Attack with a PSD

Psychiatric Service Dogs (PSDs) can provide assistance to people with mental health conditions, including those who experience panic attacks. One of the most common tasks PSDs are trained to perform is called Deep Pressure Therapy (DPT). DPT involves applying pressure to specific points on the body, which can be soothing and grounding and help prevent or stop a panic attack.

Here are some tips on how to use a Psychiatric Service Dog to stop a panic attack:

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