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You Can Teach an Old Dog New Tricks: Expanding Your Child Welfare Toolbox One Concept at a Time

You Can Teach an Old Dog New Tricks: Expanding Your Child Welfare Toolbox One Concept at a Time

Gilda Radner once said, “I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love.  For me they are the role model for being alive.” Anyone who knows me, knows that I am an animal lover. In fact, I am just as passionate about animal welfare, as I am child welfare. Needless to say I was thrilled to attend today’s lunch session, “Therapy Animals Helping Maltreated Children: Strategies for Successful Implementation in Child Advocacy Centers, Prosecutor’s Offices and the

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