The focus of AAL is on education and learning specific skills as defined by the individual or group, such as defining agency/ company goals, leadership skills for a school group, managing Vicarious Trauma/ Compassion Fatigue, coping with change or increasing team communication to name a few.
These sessions are tailored to meet your team's unique goals.
Animal-assisted learning boasts many proven benefits, including:
Help to develop social skills
Aiding attainment in literacy
Improving negative behaviour
Boosting self-esteem and confidence
Offers animal-assisted interventions consultancy to schools, colleges, and universities to suit the needs of your students, working in a flexible, nurturing, and therapeutic way. Our Animal-Assisted Intervention practitioners are educational professionals who have a wealth of knowledge and experience of working with young people with varying needs.
School Dog Affiliate
Training program for schools across Australia to provide a safe and effective means to provide animal-assisted interventions in school with the schools / Staff members own dog. The program not only focuses on training of the dog but of the handler ensuring all health and safety considerations are met, an understanding of canine behaviour along with ensuring safe and effective implementation of the interventions with the welfare of the dog and safety of all involved held at the core of all work undertaken.
Students can be faced with overwhelming pressures financially and socially whilst at the same time trying to study and transition into adulthood. Assisted Learning can bring wellbeing benefits to your students and staff.