Pet Therapy - November

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Thursday November 7, 2019
      12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Location: Molecular Science and Engineering 2nd Floor Atrium
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  • Fee(s):
    FREE
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Summaries

Summary Sentence: Pet therapy is offered at Georgia Tech to assist students, faculty, and staff reduce stress and anxiety.

Full Summary: Pet therapy is offered at Georgia Tech to assist students, faculty, and staff reduce stress and anxiety.

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Back by popular demand Health Initiatives will have multiple pet therapy dates throughout the fall semester. Pet therapy is offered at Georgia Tech to assist students, faculty, and staff to reduce stress and anxiety. 

Research shows that pet therapy can help:

  • Provide a sense of comfort, confidence, and companionship

  • Reduced feelings of loneliness

  • Reduce blood pressure

  • Improve immunity

  • Decrease stress

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In Campus Calendar
Yes
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Student Life

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
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Keywords
health promotion, CRC, de-stress, health and well-being
Status
  • Created By: Christine Kapurch
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Oct 22, 2019 - 2:09pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 25, 2019 - 4:05pm