Emotional Animal Support Certified Counselor

The ESAD Emotional Support Animal Certified Counselor (ESACC) is the premier ESA counseling certification.

Becoming a certified counselor demonstrates a clinician voluntarily met our high standards for the practice of animal-assisted counseling and subscribing to the highest ethical and practice standards.


ESAD Emotional Support Animal Certified Counselor

Certified Counselor who have successfully completed our training are familiar with:

  • The Fair Housing Act (as it relates to assistance animals)
  • Housing Discrimination and violations
  • HIPAA-compliance
  • ESA letter writing best practices
  • ESAD's ethos and ethical principles

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