There are various therapies and behavioral management programs available to offer support to children living with this neurological and developmental disorder. While some therapists focus on developing the communication skills of ASD patients, others stress reducing the problematic behaviors associated with autism. In addition to this, there is something else that is helping people with autism – spending time with therapy dogs. At this time we are personally exploring how Angel and Benji can help reduce problematic behavior. Angel and Benji are Havanese - cheerful little dogs with big brown eyes and affectionate with people.

For more information, see Nine Ways Therapy Dogs Can Help Kids with Autism