Written by : Paula Felps 

How Animals Help Us Heal with Dr. Joanne Cacciatore

Dr. Joanne Cacciatore knows first-hand the trauma caused by grief and loss. And she also knows how animals can help us heal. On this episode, host Brittany Derrenbacher sits down with Dr. Jo, founder of the Arizona-based Selah Carefarm, which provides a compassionate, healing space for those who have suffered trauma and loss. Listen in as they discuss how humans and animals help each other heal from abuse, trauma, and grief.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • Why animals are such experts at helping us heal from trauma.
  • How working with abused animals has had a profound effect on Dr. Jo’s life.
  • What a day on Selah Carefarm is like.


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