Strong Souls, Gentle Spirits
'Strong Souls, Gentle Spirits' tells a wonderful story of overcoming obstacles and of the bond and relationship between human and animal. The documentary tells the story of 8-year-old Jolena. After Jolena is born, her mother, Rebecca Cook, notices delays in her development. The road to have Jolena correctly diagnosed is a huge struggle for Rebecca. After several years, Jolena is finally diagnosed with autism. Despite the diagnosis and therapy, life is still difficult and meltdowns still occur. When an autism service dog is placed with Jolena, her life and that of her family turns around completely.
Posted February 19, 2012 at 7:29 AM