Session 4 – Topics and Helpful Resources

Preparing for Session 4:

  1. Finish your first draft of your Ladders of Escalation/De-Escalation
  2. Watch the Foundation Skills Video below
  3. Check out the Foundation Skills Handout. I am going to try to leave time in the end for some live practice, so if there is a skill you’d like feedback on, let me know. 

Session 4 Topics:

  1. Foundation Skills
    1. What do we mean? Why does it matter? How do we use that information?
  2. Human Skills
    1. Knowing value
    2. Timing and delivery
    3. Observation
    4. When to use what
  3. Dog Skills
    1. Eating
    2. Reorienting
    3. Find it
  4. Live Practice