Wellness Care Farm

Nourishing Hearts

Clinical Practice

Clinical social work services utilizing Animal Assisted Psychotherapy (AAP) where an animal is integrated into the therapy session as an adjunct to traditional counseling or psychotherapy. The animal works with the therapist within a specified treatment plan and interventions are designed with the specific client and specific animal in mind to achieve a particular therapeutic goal. AAP requires that the animal and therapist to be trained and is working within their scope of practice and experience. (Animal Assisted Therapy Programs of Colorado)

Can be beneficial for people experiencing:

  • Mental Health Concerns
  • Disability Obstacles
  • Trauma Healing
  • Insight into Personal Growth
  • Challenging Social Relations
  • Seeking Spiritual Connection


Finding Safe Places... 
Experiencing Kindness and Respect...
Learning to Trust & Grow.

Farm Animal Assisted Therapy/Psychotherapy

Julie Casey MSW, RSW