Dr. Sandra Barker featured in Brain & Life magazine

June 14, 2022

Dr. Sandra Barker, the founding director of CHAI, was featured in an article about the potential benefits of interacting with pets.  Dr. Barker reviews some of the evidence supporting that those who interact with pets experience less stress, and also makes reference to some of her own research.

This article can also be read online here: https://www.brainandlife.org/articles/pets-may-be-good-for-brain-health


"Pets May Be Good for Brain Health."  Interview by Jake Bolster. Brain & Life: Neurology for Everyday Living, June/July 2022, pp. 6-7.