Remembering a traumatic experience can leave people suffering from PTSD to go into states of fear and delusion when doing daily activities. Someone suffering from PTSD could be misled by their natural instinct leaving them to fear daily activities and environments that are otherwise safe places. resulting in a fear of going outdoors or being near people.
The bond made between a service dog and their owner is crucial and allows someone with PTSD to trust the instincts of their dog. A dog offers safety and security in environments that someone could fear like supermarkets, subways, amusement parks, and shopping centers. Your service dog will always be by your side for assistance and support and will make daily activities easier for you.