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Therapy Dog Providing New Motivation at Ankeny Facility
ANKENY, Iowa –People with brain injuries have to work extra hard to do simple tasks many of us take for granted. People at a metro brain injury rehabilitation facility have a new motivation to perform tasks in therapy sessions. Genevieve Thomas is learning to move and speak again, after battling meningitis this spring. Mom Jeanie Thomas says, "They told us she had a 70% likelihood she would not come through this alive."