Social Creatures: How Animals Can Help us to Connect, Heal, and Love

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Building on her extensive work on social isolation, in her latest blog in the Huffington Post,  ‘Social Creatures: How Animals Can Help us to Connect, Heal, and Love’,  Kim Samuel continues to explore practical pathways to build social connectedness. Through personal reflection and heart-warming examples, Kim points to many ways in which animals can help us heal, and grow into our best selves.

She goes on to examine the many ways in which people and organizations are using animals as a way to help live a more meaningful and fulfilling life. As she says “Animals can be wonderful allies in combating social isolation, because of the special qualities inherent in the social interaction they provide”.