Elysian Animal Assisted Therapy and Learning
About the CPD course
Introductory course on Animal Assisted Interventions on a therapy farm. The course is for anyone who wishes to learn more about Animal Assisted Interventions. The course is suitable for anyone over 18; who loves animals. Participants will experience exercises and interaction with several of the animals as part of learning the benefits they serve in various interventions with children and adults with different needs. This introductory course allows participants to explore and experience a taster of its benefits; while also learning about the history; research and theory that underpins AAI.
We work with children and young people with anxiety and a range of complex emotional and mental health needs during term time, and all ages outside of term time, weekends and evenings.
We facilitate Education (Secondary), alternative provision, therapy and therapeutic placements for children and young people. We have two sites, one based near Guildford in Surrey and one in Liss, Hampshire.