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Official R.E.A.D. training is held quarterly and are taught by Kathy Klotz and Karen Burns,

licensed R.E.A.D. Instructors. For complete details including exact location, time and cost,

please contact the ITA Office at 801-272-3439 or

Official R.E.A.D. training is offered periodically by licensed R.E.A.D. instructors:

Laurie Schlossnagle ( or 801-643-6272. and

Karen Sorenson (

Organization: Intermountain Therapy Animals

Contact Name: Karen Burns


City: Salt Lake City

State: Utah


Note: Our R.E.A.D. Teans visit numerous facilities in the Mountain West.

The ITA R.E.A.D. program is touching hearts across the nation. The following is a partial list of R.E.A.D. Affiliate Programs, Regional Workshops, and individual R.E.A.D teams. It is our hope that this list will help put R.E.A.D. teams in contact with programs and workshops in their area. If you would like to add your program to this list please send an email to the National R.E.A.D. Coordinator at the ITA office (

States ending in
have programs hosting regional workshops. Also, many R.E.A.D. instructors are willing to travel. Please feel free to contact one of them about setting up a workshop specifically designed for your group.