Who We Are

Meet Our Teams

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Jody Morrish

Founder & CEO

Management Board
A Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing all corporate governance matters, providing the organisation with strategic leadership and direction, leads a senior management team responsible for the major financial and administrative decisions and is the principle decision making body.
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Leon Morrish

President

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Bronnie Smith

Vice President

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Eric Koh

Treasurer

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Maritza M

Secretary

Angela Colliver is an Education for Sustainability specialist who designs educational programs and curriculum resources. Angela has written over 100 curriculum resources for schools incorporating 21st Century pedagogical innovation with the Australian Curriculum and Sustainability focus. She is the writer of the AMPC School Education resources and has developed a leading edge training program that introduces schools to the meat industry. She is currently a Director of two consultancies, Angela Colliver Consulting Services and FutureGen Education.

Bronnie Smith has worked in the following industries Federal Government, Legal, Financial, Whitegoods, Arts, Construction and Transport. These roles ranged from Administration, Executive Administrator, Employment Officer to Payroll Officer.

She particularly enjoyed working with people from disadvantaged backgrounds. Her love of animals and assisting people brought her to Therapeutic Dog Services Inc. (TDS Inc.) almost 6 years ago.

Bronnie and her husband adopted Spike, a stumpy tail blue heeler, in 2014. Bronnie and Spike joined TDS Inc. as a Community Dog Handler team in 2016. Their visits range from Aged Care, Hospital Stroke and Palliative Wards, Mental Health and Jail facilities. They interact with people living with a disability in group sessions, private home visits and attend University sites providing stress relief for students studying for exams.

Most recently Bronnie has been assisting Jody Morrish, Director of TDS Inc. to move TDS Inc. forward post COVID. She is a Project Officer, organising and conducting temperament testing of dogs, training of humans, introducing new teams to facilities and conducting on the job assessments of pet therapy teams. Bronnie also responds to many requests from facilities regarding TDS Inc. services.

Angela Colliver is an Education for Sustainability specialist who designs educational programs and curriculum resources. Angela has written over 100 curriculum resources for schools incorporating 21st Century pedagogical innovation with the Australian Curriculum and Sustainability focus. She is the writer of the AMPC School Education resources and has developed a leading edge training program that introduces schools to the meat industry.S he is currently a Director of two consultancies, Angela Colliver Consulting Services and FutureGen Education.

Angela Colliver is an Education for Sustainability specialist who designs educational programs and curriculum resources. Angela has written over 100 curriculum resources for schools incorporating 21st Century pedagogical innovation with the Australian Curriculum and Sustainability focus. She is the writer of the AMPC School Education resources and has developed a leading edge training program that introduces schools to the meat industry.S he is currently a Director of two consultancies, Angela Colliver Consulting Services and FutureGen Education.

Committee
Our Committee Team is comprised of the following members of staff:
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Angela Colliver

Funding

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Carolin 

Vice President

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Maritza

Treasurer

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Gary

Secretary

Angela Colliver is an Education for Sustainability specialist who designs educational programs and curriculum resources. Angela has written over 100 curriculum resources for schools incorporating 21st Century pedagogical innovation with the Australian Curriculum and Sustainability focus. She is the writer of the AMPC School Education resources and has developed a leading edge training program that introduces schools to the meat industry. She is currently a Director of two consultancies, Angela Colliver Consulting Services and FutureGen Education.

Angela Colliver is an Education for Sustainability specialist who designs educational programs and curriculum resources. Angela has written over 100 curriculum resources for schools incorporating 21st Century pedagogical innovation with the Australian Curriculum and Sustainability focus. She is the writer of the AMPC School Education resources and has developed a leading edge training program that introduces schools to the meat industry.S he is currently a Director of two consultancies, Angela Colliver Consulting Services and FutureGen Education.

Angela Colliver is an Education for Sustainability specialist who designs educational programs and curriculum resources. Angela has written over 100 curriculum resources for schools incorporating 21st Century pedagogical innovation with the Australian Curriculum and Sustainability focus. She is the writer of the AMPC School Education resources and has developed a leading edge training program that introduces schools to the meat industry.S he is currently a Director of two consultancies, Angela Colliver Consulting Services and FutureGen Education.

Angela Colliver is an Education for Sustainability specialist who designs educational programs and curriculum resources. Angela has written over 100 curriculum resources for schools incorporating 21st Century pedagogical innovation with the Australian Curriculum and Sustainability focus. She is the writer of the AMPC School Education resources and has developed a leading edge training program that introduces schools to the meat industry.S he is currently a Director of two consultancies, Angela Colliver Consulting Services and FutureGen Education.

Leadership Teams
Our Leadership Team is comprised of the following members of staff:
Our Dogs & Human Teams
We foster the holistic health and well-being of animals, individuals and families of all abilities in South Australia and surrounding communities through encounters and hands-on participation in animal-assisted intervention services of wellness activity experiences.
Leadership Teams
Our Leadership Team is comprised of the following members of staff:

Pet Therapy Dog Registry Teams

Passionate Individuals

The Therapeutic Dog Services organisation spans a network of passionate individuals incorporating dogs into Animal Assisted Activities, community visiting programs.

 

Every team is credentialed, passing through standardised assessment, classroom training, hands-on training, mentorship,  volunteer industry placement, and professional development.

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Assistance Intervention Dogs

Assistance Intervention Dogs assist individuals and groups of people within goal-orientated programs.

 

Qualified professionals work alongside specifically trained dogs for the level of professional work in healthcare and social service settings.

Animal Assisted Therapist +

The organisation spans a network of highly qualified professionals incorporating animals into treatment.

 

Every certified 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. 

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