Animal Assisted Counseling at Holmgreen

Meet Maggie! Maggie is a Pet Partner working with our school counselor to provide Animal Assisted Counseling one day a week at Holmgreen. Maggie is registered through Therapy Animals of San Antonio and has been working with children in the community for five years. Maggie joins the counselor in elementary guidance lessons and small group and individual counseling at the secondary campus. Maggie not only helps to motivate students, she also provides a calming influence, helps teach students the power of empathy, and loves to get belly rubs.