Latest therapy dog at DIISD | News, Sports, Jobs


Dickinson-Iron Intermediate School District has a latest staff member, Diogee, a 3-year-old hypoallergenic sheepadoodle. Owner, Hannah Rogalla, joined the ISD for the beginning of the 2021-22 school 12 months and provides mental health services to general education students. The duo went through the strategy of certifying Diogee as a therapy dog through the Alliance of Therapy Dogs and are excited to begin the 2022-23 school 12 months working together in Dickinson and Iron counties. Therapy dogs have been shown to cut back stress, increase academic participation, promote confidence levels, help people express their feelings, reduce behavioral problems, and reduce learner anxiety. Diogee is at all times willing to greet a latest face or acknowledge old friends. His completely happy disposition brings smiles and joy to those that encounter him and he’s at all times excited to shake a hand or sit on command. They looking forward to seeing children in a hallway or a classroom soon.

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