Yeats helps in therapy by using skills such as retrieval skills to help challenge people’s balance. This is a fun and interactive way that helps people work on improving their balance and reduce their risk for falls. Yeats also provides pet therapy. He attends assisted living facilities and independent living facilities and provides comfort for those who are sick and need a little extra TLC.
Yeats will be participating as part of the Rehab Team and will be helping in stroke rehab by using retrieval skills to assist with balance activities, a tool to help people and motivate people who have limited use of of 1 upper extremity by having them pet Yeats. He we also assist in gait training by assisting in their gait training.