Poppy the Therapy Dog!
Poppy is a happy, loving, 6-yr- old puppy. Once her pet-mom, Laura, received her
Graduate Degree in Mental Health Counseling, Poppy decided she wanted to get her
She received her therapy dog certification through Denver Pet Partners.
Poppy plays a variety of roles in the counseling room, enhancing the
- First off, Poppy loves to greet clients as they walk in with
hugs and energy before the sessions even begin.
- Once sessions begin, she is happy to
either engage with children as they play in-session or cuddle with adults on the
- Poppy specifically acts as an emotional support/grounding tool during EMDR
therapy, by sitting next to clients while they process through trauma.
Poppy absolutely LOVES her job and is always excited to meet new clients!