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Seasonal Depression Explained
Education

Seasonal Depression Explained

*Estimated Read Time: 5 min 42 sec
During the winter there are shorter days, longer nights, less sunlight, and more time indoors which can all contribute to a decline in mental wellness. While it is normal to deal with some “winter blues”, if you are experiencing long-lasting, deep levels of despair then you might be affected by seasonal depression. We have important information for you!

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Finding Emotional Support in Unstable Times
Mental Health Awareness

Finding Emotional Support in Unstable Times

*Estimated Read Time: 5 min 42 sec
The past few years have given us no shortage of reasons for disquiet. Building resilience to unpredictability can help you navigate the unknown more confidently and peacefully. Finding emotional support in unstable times can prevent us from feeling stressed when things don’t go as planned. Interested in learning how?

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9 Ways to Include Your Pet in Holiday Traditions
Emotional Support Animal

Creative Ways to Include Pet in Holiday Traditions

*Estimated Read Time: 6 min 45 sec.
In today’s world, being prepared early is a common trend. That said, we wanted to give you some time to plan memories with your trusty companions! Here are 9 ways to include your pet in holiday traditions.

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Mood-Boosting Tips for Holiday Stress
Holiday

10 Mood-Boosting Tips for Handling Holiday Stress!

*Estimated Read Time: 7 min 18 sec
Who agrees that holidays are aw-some and aw-ful all at the same time? Many people simultaneously love and hate the chaos of these seasons. If you’re looking for healthy ways to handle holiday stress, you can do so with these 10 mood-boosting tips!

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Support Animals Replacing Therapists
Emotional Support Animal

Can Emotional Support Animals Replace Therapists?

*Estimated Read Time: 5 min 28 sec
There are many options available to treat mental health disorders. It’s true for ANY disability, whether visible or invisible, that what works for one may not work for another. Let’s explore the benefits of an ESA, and dig into whether or not what they offer should be deemed enough!

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Best 2022 Gift Deals for Mental Health Management
Holiday

Best 2022 Gift Deals for Mental Health Management

*Estimated Read Time: 7 min 55 sec
Tis’ the season for giving and receiving! If you or someone you know are in need of some extra care this year, don’t hesitate to check out our giving guide for 2022. We know that taking the guess work out of what is most beneficial and affordable can be half the battle. So we have happily done it for you!

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A Complete Guide to Traveling With Your Dog
Guide

A Complete Guide To Traveling With Your Dog

*Estimated Read Time: 7 min 14 sec
Leisure travel should be enjoyable, not stressful! Having your furry companion by your side, even a Psychiatric Service Animal who is trained to keep you calm throughout the journey, will require some extra planning. Don’t be caught off guard. Our complete guide to traveling with your dog is a must read in order to make the most of your trip!

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Which Type of Assistance Animal is Best?
Education

Which Type of Assistance Animal Is Best?

*Estimated Read Time: 4 min 55 sec
Struggling with mental health is difficult. Many therapies exist to help, but finding what’s most beneficial for you personally can be a journey. If you’re looking for an assistance animal to manage your mental health, American Service Pets is a great resource!

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Trick-Or-Treating With Your Dog: Halloween Pet Etiquette
Holiday

Trick-Or-Treat With Your Dog: Halloween Pet Etiquette

*Estimated Read Time: 5 min 3 sec
Halloween can be fun for the whole family, including your pets! Your pet doesn’t have to miss out on the Halloween fun because there are plenty of spooky and not-so-spooky ideas for trick-or-treating with your dog.

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The New Royal Dogs of Buckingham Palace
News

The New Royal Dogs of Buckingham Palace

*Estimated Read Time: 4 min 38 sec
As we honor the memory and legacy of Queen Elizabeth II, many excitedly welcome King Charles III, Camila, and of course their beloved pups to Buckingham Palace! You can read all about the new royal dogs and their significance right here.

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5 Most Common Dog Travel Myths
Pets and Travel

5 Most Common Dog Travel Myths

*Estimated Read Time: 5 min 55 sec
There are so many misconceptions surrounding traveling with a pet that many find it confusing and avoid it altogether. Let’s dispel some myths so you can enjoy traveling with your furry companion!

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Hacking Into Happiness
Guide

Hacking Into Happiness

*Estimated Read Time: 7 min 18 sec
Regardless of how you feel today, there are simple steps backed by neuroscience that you can take to improve your overall well-being. Read more to see how you can incorporate natural, mood-enhancing activities into your daily habits and intentionally release more happiness into your life.

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