Pet therapy is when a person interacts with a trained animal. Pet therapy can be used to provide support to the person. It is a coping mechanism that one can use to help with health problems or mental health. Having the presence of animals can help someone feel better.
Pet therapy can help reduce one’s stress or anxiety. Having the presence of an animal is helpful and can help with the person’s situation. In college, they do have pet therapy. During exam week, one can touch animals to help reduce their stress. This very calming experience.
Pet therapy has many health benefits and provides one with support. This is something that can be implemented in most places. Mental health is a reason for people to have service animals. Many people face mental illness and pet therapy is a resource one can use. If Animals are a comfort for you they will help with your treatment.
In the world we live in now, it’s easy to get distracted especially while driving. From texting and driving and eyes wandering across the street and you driving into a pole. There are 3 main types of distractions while driving that can all lead to a car accident or injuries to you and other passengers/ pedestrians . First one is visual- taking your eyes off the road to text back or use your GPS. Second is manual- taking your hands off the wheel to reach for something. Lastly is cognitive- your mind spacing out somewhere else to the point you forget your driving. Statistics show younger drivers tend to email/text while driving as they are leading in distracted driving
Ways to prevent distracted driving
Avoid phone usage completely- have an idea or know your route
Speak up if your another passenger in the car.
Avoid eating or doing tasks while driving
Have everything arraigned before putting the car in drive gear