Therapy Dogs

Therapy Dogs Will Benefit Project AWARE WV Schools

May 30, 2022 | News, AWARE

Project AWARE WV would like to introduce the newest members of the team.


Nutmeg is certified through the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. She and her handler, Felicia Turner, Clinical Therapist and Nationally Certified Counselor with WVU Medicine, serve the students and staff at Adamston and Wilsonburg Elementary Schools in Harrison County. Nutmeg will be joining her fellow classmates at their new school, Victory Elementary, in the fall of 2022.


Sammie is a therapy dog in training and will also seek certification through the Alliance of Therapy Dogs. Sammie and his handler, Kelly Duffield, Project AWARE Coordinator for Clay County Schools, will serve Clay County High School with special visits to Clay Middle & Elementary Schools in the 2022-2023 school year.