We are pleased to have Doreen Di Fiore as our newest board member and future blogger. This is just a short interview so you can all get to know her a bit better.
What is it about Healing Companions that most attracted you to the organization?
Healing Companions, Inc. is committed to raising awareness of the benefits of PSDs. I have long recognized the need for public education (professionals need it too!) about this specific type of service dog, as people are often largely misinformed about mental illness in general as well as the role of PSDs in improving the quality of life for those who struggle on a daily basis. Healing Companions, Inc. incorporates shelter/rescue dogs into the program, and that is fairly unique in the service world. As someone who is passionate about