Webinars

October 2021

Free webinar

‘Maximising your relationship with your Seeing Eye Dog through the use of positive reinforcement’

Description

Join us for a discussion about maximising your relationship with your Seeing Eye Dog through the use of positive reinforcement.

Seeing Eye Dogs training manager, Paul Adrian, and learning and development lead/instructor, Kylie Gersh, will be discussing and answering your questions around positive reinforcement, effective communication, and how to meet your dog’s physical and emotional needs.

Whether it’s a new Seeing Eye Dog, or you are transitioning to a successor dog, a happy, focussed and connected dog guide will make working together more enjoyable for you through the application of these techniques.

Date: Thursday October 28, 2021

Duration: one hour

Start time in your local time zone:

  • Melbourne - 6.30pm AEDT
  • Sydney - 6.30pm AEDT
  • Brisbane - 5.30pm AEST
  • Hobart - 6.30pm AEDT
  • Canberra - 6.30pm AEDT
  • Adelaide - 6.00pm ACDT
  • Darwin - 5.00pm ACST
  • Perth - 3.30pm AWST

All are welcome!

Please join us: Register here

RSVP: Monday October 25, 2021

 


Feel free to contact us via email at SEDClients@visionaustralia.org or call 1300 84 74 66 for additional assistance or information on our webinars, telehealth series or Seeing Eye Dogs programs.


Previous webinars

August

Watch the recording of ‘The what, why and how of a Seeing Eye Dogs client experience with a Seeing Eye Dogs client and Kylie Gersh, Seeing Eye Dogs instructor. Recorded 26 August 2021.

June

Watch the recording of ‘Transitioning to your successor Seeing Eye Dog – useful information and support services’ with Seeing Eye Dogs Instructor Brooke Anderson and Regional Client Services Manager/Counsellor Kendra Wells. Recorded 24 June 2021.

Download fact sheets from the June webinar:

  1. Lifeline fact sheet: grief and loss (Word)
  2. Beyond Blue fact sheet: grief and loss (Word)
  3. Relationships with pets (Word)

March

Watch the recording of ‘Seeing Eye Dogs Mobility - commonly asked questions explained with an experienced Seeing Eye Dogs instructor and client. Recorded 24 March 2021.

November

Watch the recording of ‘Paws to Meditate – benefits to you, your dog guide or animal companion with presenter Stacey Anderson, Kennel Attendant and Meditation Teacher. Recorded 26 November 2020.

October

Watch the recording of All Things Dog Guide Mobility and Assistive Technology with Vision Australia’s National Access Technology Manager and Seeing Eye Dog user, Damian McMorrow. Recorded 1 October 2020.