Therapy Dog Service Delivery
Development of new or enhancing existing therapy animal programs
We provide consultation about all areas of developing a new or enhancing an existing therapy animal program.
To assure quality and protect the consumer, therapy animal programs must be standards based.
Become conversant in Standards of Practice in Animal-Assisted Interventions: Activities, Education & Therapy,
We can help you avoid common pitfalls, and thus enhance staff, volunteer, and patient satisfaction – and save money.
We help you meet your needs for both people and animals.
Common areas of consultation services:
Policies and Practices:
Volunteer Selection and Training
Behavioural Screening - you will be assured that the dog/handler volunteers entering your program are suitable and qualified to meet your needs.
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Incorporating animals into treatment
Therapeutic Dog Services organisation spans a network of highly qualified professionals incorporating animals into treatment.
Every certified Therapeutic Dog Services professional, is a credentialed, registered, practicing health or human service provider or Animal Specialist, who demonstrates skill and expertise regarding the clinical applications of human-animal interactions.
Therapeutic Dog Services Incorporated (The organisation)
dictates the processes, people and animals involved
in AAI service delivery.
The qualified professional's team enforces both preferred and prohibited approaches in accordance with established AAI regulations, compliance, and governance requirements or best AAI industry practices.
A formalized system for AAI service delivery benefits an organisation with a large or complex client base, diverse system requirements, dynamic AAI configuration, high requirements, and demanding user expectations.
Business units have options outside of the dedicated Qualified Professionals, including volunteering hosting -community therapy dog teams -as-a-service product.
However, part of AAI service delivery is ensuring the given AAI product or service meets the client base and control standards of the business.