Join Sage Lewis (Tellington TTouch® Senior Practitioner) on September 11 & 12th for this exciting new format of learning and sharing. Enjoy the logical, linear, learning of Online Learning along with the inspiring and adaptive format of small private, LIVE, Zoom sessions.
Sage’s first Interactive class had RAVE reviews and we are excited to offer this format once again.
Here is just one of the amazing pieces of feedback we received from Sage’s last class:
” I loved the format in which you approached the content. It was so relaxed, yet informative and engaging. I really loved the ability to do this through Zoom. I was reluctant to bring River in such a stimulating environment for 3 days, and try to learn on top of that! Being at home allowed us to focus on learning and applying in real time without challenges built in. I feel that we had a better learning experience with our animals right by our sides. And those of us with multiple dogs and other non-dog animals could participate as well. Being able to be home with all of our equipment and animals in real time was so much less stressful, which I believe allowed TTouch principles to really shine!! I would prefer all classes moving forward to be available by Zoom! In person would be fun when possible in the future, but Zoom allows us to progress and possibly engage and learn better. “
Not only have we priced it to save you $100-$130, there’s no travel, no health or safety risk and it will also allow you to learn from the comfort of your home which will support a much more stress free environment for you and your dog. Sage is really excited to be teaching this work in a new way online!
During the class, Sage will be teaching live on Zoom, so all you’ll have to do is have Zoom on your laptop or iPad. The program will be recorded so you’ll have a chance to download the replay up to seven days after the class. And, anyone else is welcome to come from anywhere in the world now, so you can send this along if you’d like.
*Counts as 6 credits toward Certification & 10 CEU’s for National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors.
Discover techniques designed to cooperatively:
✅ Help your dog be their BEST selves!
✅ Enhance self-control
✅ Develop good leash habits
✅ Reduce anxiety & fear
✅ Address reactivity
✅ Support senior & special need dogs
✅Develop trust & Communication
Register and gain access to an extensive, clearly laid out and detailed online course covering the material you would learn in a 3 day hands on session. This course can be done at YOUR OWN PACE, before or after the LIVE sessions.
Beginning on September 11th, 2021, join Sage for 2 LIVE interactive class Zoom sessions. In these sessions, Sage will expertly guide you on how to adapt the Tellington TTouch techniques and exercises to your own specific animals and even your self!
The LIVE class schedule runs for 6 hours each day, September 11 & 12th, with an hour mid-day break and mid-class breaks. The class is small and allows for individualized advice and attention. Classes run from 10am to 1pm and then 2pm to 5pm (PDT).
This course can count towards the Tellington TTouch Practitioner certification program for dogs. It is also suitable for dog guardians who are interested in the method to enhance their relationship. All levels of experience and areas of interest are welcome.
Students will have access to online material to cover at their own pace. The online portion of learning consists of a logical, linear, introduction to the Tellington TTouch Method for Dogs, which can be accessed at any time.
TTouch offers simple, gentle, and effective ways to help your dog become more comfortable, self-controlled, and cooperative.
You will learn how to:
➔ Interpret your dog’s behavior in a non-judgmental way
➔ Notice a dog’s subtle body language for signs of stress or relaxation
➔ Use simple, relaxing body work techniques to support your dog and your relationship
➔ Support your dog to reduce anxiety and enhance self-confidence
➔ Incorporate leash exercises to create more harmonious on-leash communication
➔ Recognize and acknowledge how your own state of mind will affect your dog
This “Intro” consists of 7 Lessons and 14 topics with over 4 hours of video lectures and demonstrations.
➡️ Welcome to the Course
➡️ About the Method
- Goals & Overview
➡️ Attitude & Philosophy
- Core Principles
- Staying Grounded
➡️ Observation & Awareness
- What to Look For
- The 5 Fs
➡️ Basics of Bodywork
- Understanding & Refining the TTouches
- Introductory Techniques
➡️ All Wrapped Up: TTouch Body Wraps
- Quarter & Half Wraps
➡️ Change the Posture; Change the Animal – Basic Leash Skills
- Handler Skill Building
- Balance Leash
➡️ Finding Harmony – Loose Leash Tools
- Fit & Function
- Harmony Harness, Leash & Handle
- TTouch Connector
➡️ The Next Steps
This workshop includes:
The online portion of the course includes:
- 7 Lessons: Each consisting of several specific topics.
- Over 50 “how-to” videos and lectures about each specific concept and exercise
- Easy to follow mind maps
- 24/7 access to all materials
The LIVE interactive portion of the course includes:
- 2 Days of learning in an intimate, supportive, group setting
- 6 hours per day with Sage Lewis, coaching the group to success with their animals and themselves.
- In class assistants co-teaching and supporting the group’s learning and questions.