Animal Assisted Intervention Training
A quote from Boris Levinson Child Psychologist, who pioneered pets in therapy, 'a pet bond could be a lifeline for those who are especially vulnerable'
Hard working professionals, amazing foster families and fabulous volunteers thoroughly enjoy training their intervention/visiting dogs at our
Human-Canine Team training so why not join them?
Animal Assisted Interventions
This course has been designed for Chaplains, Mental health professionals, Psychologists, Counsellors, Youth Workers, Social Workers, Community Service Workers, Teachers, Student Support Officers, Allied Health Professionals and Individuals who would like to qualify their dog as a visiting dog or for use in their practice
In a 5 day intensive program you and your canine companion will learn the theory of Animal Assisted Interventions and practical exploration of how AAT, AAI, AAE & AAA can be used in a variety of settings with diverse clients. The Canine component focuses on training the dogs in obedience and behaviours required to the standard of a visiting therapy dog. Six and 12 month check ins are expected as part of the program.
Cost $1,800 per team- Group Training (1 x Dog 1 x Human).
Cost $2,500 per team- Solo Training ( 1x Dog 1 x Human).
An additional $250 for the 2 check ins is payable after
completion of the training
10% non-refundable holding deposit to be paid to secure your place on booking and the balance to be paid 2 weeks prior to the scheduled training date
Includes: All course materials, halter and lead, Training and Assessments, displayable certificate,
morning & afternoon tea.
This course is the only one of its kind in the South West Victoria and places are limited.
To book your place use the Word link to download, complete and return the Questionnaire or for more information contact: one of our team on Ph: 0410 168 070 or via the contact us forms.