Interested in pet therapy and erasing the stigma surrounding mental illness? Register for Austin State Hospital's FREE Pet Pard'ner training beginning Oct. 8. Your pup will have the opportunity to receive his or her Canine Good Citizenship Certificate and volunteer with ASH clients on a regular basis as a volunteer. Learn more about our certified therapy dog trainer and behaviorist, Paul. UPDATE: Registration has been extended until class is full. Please contact Allison.rubenak@dshs.state.tx.us for more information about how to register for the training. pp-flyer-2