Meet Krystal, our certified therapy dog, trained to provide comfort and calm during sessions. With a gentle presence and a wagging tail, Krystal interrupts anxiety, offers soothing hugs, and creates a safe space for you. Handled by Manon Kraus, LCSW, Krystal is here to enhance your counseling experience.
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Krystal is a nine-year-old Great Pyrenees mix and a vital member of the Northeast Georgia Counseling team. She is a certified therapy dog with training from Scent Imprints, an international dog-training organization. After completing six months of intensive training, Krystal is now skilled at interrupting panic/anxiety attacks, reducing anxiety, and providing a sense of safety and comfort to clients. With a gentle nature, Krystal's presence has proven invaluable to clients, and she's received high praise for her positive impact. Handled by Manon Kraus, LCSW, Krystal is available to all therapists and clients, making her an integral part of the counseling experience.