Therapy Dogs

There are three ways to do this program.  It really depends on your dog's level of training and your goals for the training.  

Program 1

Fast Track

If your dog has already passed the AKC Canine Good Citizen test.  You can take the Fast Track option.  

 

Bi-weekly Coaching Sessions, and on Online training course to teach the skills needed to pass a Therapy Dog Certification test.  

Entrance to the Facebook Training room where I host weekly group training sessions.  

Email and text support as needed. 

Price and Time comment will be adjusted on a per student basis.

Program 2

Therapy Teams

This option is for individuals who want to go visit people in nursing homes and hospitals with their dogs. 

Weekly Coaching Sessions, (every other week is a group visit session) and an Online training course to teach the skills needed to pass a Therapy Dog Certification test.  

CGC Certification

Entrance to the Facebook Training room where I host weekly group training sessions.  

Email and text support as needed. 

6-month commitment

$600

Billed $100 a month

Program 3

Animal Assisted Therapy

This option is for Therapists that want to use their dogs in their practices for Animal-Assisted Intervention or Play Therapy. 

I teach the Therapist all the skills they need to be able to use their dog to help their patients as well as teaching their dogs what they need to know to pass a Therapy Dog Certification.

Bi-weekly Coaching Sessions, and on Online training course to teach the skills needed to pass a Therapy Dog Certification test.  

Canine Good Citizen Certification

Training Basics for use with patients, Skill sets for how to use Animal Assisted Play based on the research of Rise VanFleet & Tracie Faa-Thompson

Play Therapy Competence

Therapy Skills

Animal Behavior

Animal Handling

Split Attention

Facilitating Client-Animal Interactions

Ethics & Welfare

Entrance to the Facebook Training room where I host weekly group training sessions.  

Email and text support as needed. 

1-year commitment

$1200

Billed $100 a month

According to the CDC Social distancing and mask-wearing are the best ways to slow the spread of COVID-19. Therefore until the end of this pandemic, all in-person coaching sessions will be limited to as needed behaviors. Clients and the Trainer will both wear masks and refrain from exchanging leashes, treats, and/or toys during sessions.

(870) 284-4482

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