Animal assisted therapy in counselling (day 2)
Please note - this is day two of a three day course. Day one is 22/9/18 and day three is 24/11/18.
Are you a health/ human service professional looking for your niche? Animal lover & people person? Want to combine your love of animals with your caring profession?
This exciting and unique in-depth course looks at incorporating Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) into your practice. We will explore amongst other things:
- The history of AAT.
- Key figures in its development.
- Learn about dog body language and behaviour.
- Discuss animal welfare where working with them in therapy.
- Learn about the theory behind the approach.
- Learn AAT techniques for different clients groups and more!
This amazing course offers 18hrs of CPD.
The course will be spread over three months - one day a month for three months & will be centred around looking at AAT in counselling with considerations for the client, practitioner and therapy animal.
You will get the opportunity to interact with potential therapy animals, engage in group activities exploring the benefits of incorporating interaction with animals into well-being development & consider the implications of developing such a niche in your practice.
If you're looking for a new direction & have recognised the potential benefits of human-animal interaction then sign up now for this incredible opportunity! Places are limited & will be offered on a first come, first served basis.
Cost: £349 (£60 deposit secures)
Email Kathryn at email@example.com for more information and to register.
About the host
Kathryn Kimbley has an MSc in Counselling Psychology & is a Person-Centred Counsellor. She has a Professional Certificate in Animal Assisted Therapy & a Foundation Certificate in Animals & Horticulture as Therapy & focused on “Counsellor Attitudes & Experiences Towards Incorporating Animal Assisted Therapy into Practice” for her MSc dissertation.