Anne Martinez thrives on providing tools and information to help people explore and achieve their personal goals. Her latest book, Saved by the Dog: Unleashing Potential with Psychiatric Service Dogs, combines extensive research and personal experience into an interesting and practical read. Her previous books include Medical Transcription for Dummies, Get Certified & Get Ahead (3 editions), and Cheap Web Tricks: How to Build and Promote a Successful Website without Spending a Dime. She lives in North Carolina with her service dog, Maisy.
For someone who struggles with significant mental health issues, teaming up with a highly trained psychiatric service dog (PSD) may be able to help in ways that medication and therapy can’t. Whether you’re looking into getting a psychiatric service dog for yourself or a loved one, or you’re just interested in the phenomenon, this is the book to read first.