Raising Canine

The Science Behind Counter Conditioning

Pre-requisites OR Target Level of Knowledge: n/a

Course Information:

Counter conditioning is one of the most common methods of reducing fear in dogs. This webinar will explore what the research has to say about the process of counter conditioning. Find out how counter conditioning works, how it’s related to extinction, what limitations it has, how it’s impacted by stress and what additional strategies we can use to enhance the treatment of fear. Even if you are experienced in the use of counter conditioning, you should get some useful information from this webinar. It’s excellent for beginners as well!

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain how counter conditioning works.
  2. Discuss the benefits and limitations of counter conditioning.
  3. List several additional methods for reducing fear in dogs.


Instructor: Kristina Spalding
Continuing Education Units (CEUs):
CPDT-KA: 1.5
CBCC-KA: 1.5
IAABC:  1.5
Course Length: 1.5 hr
Original Air Date: 2022
Course Cost: $30.00

Contact Information: sue@raisingcanine.com
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