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Assistance dogs are helping bushfire first responders with PTSD | 7.30

For emergency workers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, the loyalty and friendship of an assistance dog can be truly life changing. That’s why a whole new generation of support dogs is being trained to help the first responders who attended this summer’s devastating bushfires. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-20/ptsd-assistance-dogs-bushfire-first-responders/11982998 For more from ABC News, click here:… Read More »

PTSD Dogs – Rescuing Dogs who Rescue Humans

We are dedicated to rescuing, re-training and re-homing suitable displaced and unwanted dogs from pounds, shelters and rescue groups. These dogs are trained to unleash their full potential as a life enhancing Service Dog, with our Australian Defence Force and First Responders diagnosed and living with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Source: Youtube

Meet Ericka with Bipolar and Sander the Psychiatric Service Dog

Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression, is a mental illness that brings severe high and low moods and changes in sleep, energy, thinking, and behavior. People who have bipolar disorder can have periods in which they feel overly happy and energized and other periods of feeling very sad, hopeless, and sluggish. In between those… Read More »

Join the Battle Against PTSD and Support Service Dogs for Our Veterans

Semper K9 trains and provides service dogs to our wounded service members suffering from PTSD, TBI and Mobility Challenges. Using rescued and donated dogs we provide service dogs for psychiatric alert and mobility challenges free of charge to wounded service members and their eligible dependents. Source: Youtube