The Case for Animal-Related Engagement 

This course is designed to provide practical information about animal-related engagement (ARE) activities that can be implemented when face-to-face animal-assisted interventions (AAI) can’t or shouldn’t be conducted. 

Course Price: $120
AAAIP Member Pricing: Digital Member: $80 | All-Access Member: $60 | Organization Member: $60

Course Details
By the end of this course, learners will be able to do the following:

  •     Determine how animal-related engagement fits under the umbrella term animal-assisted interventions.
  •     Identify when ARE is more appropriate for a client than an in-person therapy animal interaction.
  •     Design ARE activities that meet specific client goals.

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