Having a Pet At Home Could Help You Fight Depression, According To This New Study

Owning a pet can have therapeutic effects. It is especially true for dog owners who have long-term mental health problems.

Key takeaways:

·         The unconditional love and support from a pet can help people with depression to calm down.

·         Pets were found to play a major role in the management of stigma linked to mental health problems since they provide acceptance without judgment.

·         Pets helped to distract patients with mental health problems from their symptoms and associated upsetting experiences such as hearing voices or suicidal thoughts.

“These insights provide the mental health community with possible areas to target intervention and potential ways in which to better involve people in their own mental health service provision through open discussion of what works best for them,” Brooks explained.

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