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The benefits that animal companionship provides for your emotional and mental wellbeing are enormous. Animal-assisted therapies are a type of psychotherapy that incorporates animals into peoples mental health treatment plans. People worldwide rely on animals like dogs, cats, and even horses to help them cope with acute and chronic mental health challenges.

Whether you are located in downtown Westminster, the suburbs of Westminster, other nearby places such as Thornton, Commerce City, or anywhere else in Colorado, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

How Can Animal-Assisted Therapy Help?

Animal-assisted therapy can help you in various ways, but here are some of the most common benefits:

  • Companionship to reduce feelings of loneliness.
  • Feeling less stressed, agitated, or anxious.
  • Self-awareness as you see animals reflect your emotional state.
  • Learning to set new boundaries.
  • Overcoming fear.
  • Developing trust.

Animal-assisted therapy can also help with physical health, offering such benefits as reduced perception of pain and improved cardiovascular health.

Interested in learning more about how animals improve our lives? Read more from licensed therapist Dr. Beverly Pedroche about the 5 lessons learned from her dog.

Experience the Benefits of Animal Assisted Therapy

Deciding that you want to seek animal-assisted therapy is a gigantic step, and finding a quality therapist who specializes in animal-assisted therapy can prove to be challenging. Luckily, our team at Mental Health Match is here to help you find a qualified animal-assisted therapist in no time! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

Westminster, CO Animal-assisted Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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create intrinsic self worth, life balance, decrease fears preventing you from reaching your full potential, and learn to laugh, have fun, and truly enjoy life!


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create intrinsic self worth, life balance, decrease fears preventing you from reaching your full potential, and learn to laugh, have fun, and truly enjoy life!

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I'm known for having a direct approach. I develop a deep caring about my client's well-being & am invested in helping them reach their goals. I assign homework in between sessions to develop new patterns & new ways to see themselves in their world.

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Emily Hoyt
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Together, we will overcome blocks that are preventing you from living the life you want to be living. We will take time to prioritize your own well-being and help you learn how to live more authentically and in alignment with your values.


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Together, we will overcome blocks that are preventing you from living the life you want to be living. We will take time to prioritize your own well-being and help you learn how to live more authentically and in alignment with your values.

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My mission as a therapist is to help you feel more confident in your personal, professional, and academic life. I will help you decrease anxiety, find your inner compass, and equip you with the tools to believe in yourself and your future.

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  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Highly Sensitive People
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Teresa Coen
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Work as a team to find strategies and skills to apply to your own life to feel more confident to handle life's challenges.


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Together, we will:

Work as a team to find strategies and skills to apply to your own life to feel more confident to handle life's challenges.

Something to know about my approach is:

Animals have the ability to teach us a lot through our relationships with them. Together we will learn to work and communicate with animals and apply these approaches in our everyday lives.

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