Continuing Education

 

Caroline is committed to learning about the latest developments in positive training. She has attended the following seminars and workshops:

 

 

 

March 2016: ClickerExpo Cincinatti (3-day event featuring top clicker trainers and scientists from around the world)

March 2014: Shy Dog Talk: A Guide To Living With And Training A Fearful Dog, taught by Debbie Jacobs at Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society.

April 2013: Became an AKC certified Canine Good Citizen evaluator.

March/April 2013: Online heeling class taught by Denise Fenzi at Agility University.

March/April 2012: ClickerExpo Nashville (3-day event featuring top clicker trainers and scientists from around the world)

March 2011 – October 2011: Karen Pryor Academy (trainer certification program)
Caroline graduated from KPA with distinction! She received 100% on her written final, 98.5% on her training final, and 97% on her teaching final. She is proud to be a KPA Certified Training Partner!

June 2011: Behavior Works: A Course in Applied Behavior Analysis for People and Parrots by Susan G. Friedman, PhD
Full-day seminar on applied behavior analysis, the science of learning and behavior, and methods to prevent and change problem behaviors using the most positive, least intrusive strategies possible.

March 2011: Clicker Expo Chicago (3-day event)
Attended talks and workshops by many prominent speakers, including Kathy Sdao, Kay Laurence, Jesus Rosales-Ruiz, Theresa McKeon (TAGteach), Michele Pouliot, Cecelie Koste, Emma Parsons, and Helix Fairweather

December 2010: Clicker Competency Assessment Programme (CAP), Level 1 (Instructor: Dee Ganley)

March 2010: Clicker Expo Louisville (3-day event)
Attended talks and workshops by many prominent speakers, including Ken Ramirez, Jesus Rosales-Ruiz, Emma Parsons, and Helix Fairweather.

March 2008: Clicker Expo Louisville (3-day event)
Attended talks and workshops by many prominent speakers, including Karen Pryor, Ken Ramirez, Jesus Rosales-Ruiz, and Michele Pouliot.