CEU Event: Animal Assisted Therapy and the Human Healthcare Provider: Professional Responsibilities

When: Ongoing
Where: Online


*CPDT-KA: 1.5 *CBCC-KA: 0
CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 1.50
CPDT-KSA Skills: 0.00

* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA or CPDT-KSA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.

PLEASE NOTE: CPDT-KA can earn a MAXIMUM of 12 CPDT-KSA Skills CEUS within their 3 year certification period.


Healthcare and human service providers have few options for guidance for animal assisted therapy. It is difficult to find content from discipline specific governing bodies specific to incorporating AAT into professional practice. This workshop will address critical areas of professional codes of conduct , AAT guidelines, formal risk assessment, and liability.

Sponsor:Center for Human Animal Interventions, Oakland University
Speaker(s):Melissa Winkle

Contact: Jennifer Cepnick
 Email: jecepni2@oakland.edu
 Phone: 248-364-8704
 Web: https://www.oakland.edu/animalassistedtherapy