CANINE THERAPY CORPS:
Empowers and motivates individuals to improve their physical and psychological health and well-being by harnessing the human-animal bond;
Provides goal-directed, interactive animal-assisted therapy services, free of charge, using volunteers and certified therapy dogs; and
Advances animal-assisted interventions through research and collaboration.
Clinical Program Leaders Needed
Canine Therapy Corps is in search of two incredible, knowledgeable, professional, and charismatic program leaders to join its team. Specifically, we are looking for individuals with at least three years of professional experience and demonstrated success delivering and administering:
Therapy (physical, occupational, or recreational) to individuals of all ages, particularly those recovering from traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, head traumas, strokes, burns, joint replacements, and other physical trauma
Psychosocial therapy or recovery programs for substance abuse patients.
Click here to learn more about these opportunities.
4th Annual Young Professionals Board "Gala in the White City"
Join us for the 4th annual Canine Therapy Corps (CTC) Young Professionals Board Gala!
This year's theme is "Gala in the White City" at Revel Downtown (440 W. Randolph). For attire, we encourage you dress in the "Black and White" theme (cocktail attire).
There will be an open bar, hors d'oeuvres, and a silent auction - all proceeds will go to CTC and their programs which benefit the Chicagoland community.
Tickets are on sale now!
Thank You to our 2015 Sponsors:
101.9 The Mix
Mary Raleigh (in honor of Daisy)
RIchard & Deborah Rudy
Black Dog Gelato
JR Dessert Bakery
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