Pilot Project: Online Animal-Assisted Grief Group Counselling
As the current COVID-19 pandemic has both increased and complicated the need for grief care, there is a need to develop an alternative and innovative approach to provide effective grief care without risking the safety of those involved. This pilot project aims to explore possibilities for a care model that nurtures the healthy grieving process through an online group setting, along with the aid of an animal partner.
Dates/Times: Saturdays 9:00am to 11:00am.
April 17th, 24th, May 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th and June 5th (8 sessions in total)
Participants: those (18 and over) who are experiencing grief due to the loss of a loved one and have a pet you feel attached to.