The Animal-Assisted Intervention Association of Australia

The Association's goal is to provide leadership, advocacy & benchmarking for the field of Animal-Assisted Interventions including;

  • Providing clear definitions for AAIs including Animal-Assisted Activities, Animal-Assisted Therapy, Animal-Assisted Education, and Animal-Assisted Psychotherapy and advocating for their unique benefits and limitations
  • Recognising the unique role of professionals, para-professionals and non-professionals in the provision of AAIs
  • Providing Best Practice Guidelines for the provision of AAIs
  • Establishing standards for training and assessment of humans and animals for AAIs
  • Recognising the work of individuals and organisations that adhere to the standards and guidelines via the membership programs

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Contact Us:

Animal-Assisted Intervention Association Australia
PO Box 8046,
Ferntree Gully Vic 3156

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