Healing Species Puget Sound
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WELCOME TO THE HEALING SPECIES PUGET SOUND…
The Healing Species Puget
Sound was formed in 2006 and operates as a program within
a Washington State registered nonprofit organization that is
in the process of acquiring its 501c(3) status with the IRS.
The Healing Species
is an 11-week violence intervention/character education outreach.
Through the assistance of rescued dogs, we teach children a
process from which to understand and overcome abuse, neglect,
and grief while at the same time teaching life skills in self-esteem,
conflict resolution, anger management, and respect for the feelings
of others. The children learn to gain success through acts of
compassion and responsibility instead of returning "violence
program was developed in South Carolina and has benefited thousands
of students throughout the country.