Course Curriculum

Here is an outline of what's included in the program. Use the drop down menus for each chapter to see specifics.

  • 1
    Certified Cuddlers Application
  • 2
    Welcome to the course!
    • How to use this course
    • A message from the instructor
    • Before we begin...
    • Introduce Yourself
  • 3
    Self Care
    • Self Care Introduction
    • Meditation
    • Breath Work
    • Routine
    • Burnout
    • Self Care Survey
    • Let's Chat!
  • 4
    Basics
    • The Science of Touch
    • Consent
    • Compassionate Listening
    • Recommended Activity
    • Recommended Business Setup Checklist
    • Test your knowledge
    • Let's Chat
  • 5
    Safety & Security
    • Safety & Security Introduction
    • Self Defense
    • Emergencies
    • Rejecting Clients
    • How To Turn Down A Client
    • Recommended Activity
    • Outbound Session Safety Protocols
    • Codependency
    • Ending A Session Early
    • Let's Chat
  • 6
    Best Practices
    • Best Practices
    • Personal Relationships
    • Reactions & Triggers
  • 7
    Consultations
    • Consultation Process
    • Red Flags
    • Recommended Activity
    • Certified Cuddlers Required Client Waiver
    • Optional Client Questionnaire
    • Let's Chat!
  • 8
    Session Process
    • Starting A Session
    • The Five T's
    • Completing A Session
    • Recommended Activity
    • Test your knowledge
    • Let's Chat
  • 9
    Cuddle Pose Training
    • Back & Stomach Poses
    • Seated Poses
    • Side Poses
    • Recommended Activity
    • Recommended Activity
    • Let's Chat
  • 10
    Test Sessions
    • Graded Consultations & Sessions
    • Required Waiver
    • Optional Client Questionnaire
  • 11
    Setting Up Your Practice
    • Inbound Sessions
    • Outbound Sessions
    • Booking Process
  • 12
    Next steps
    • Congratulations! Here's What's Next
    • Oath
    • Certified Cuddlers Rules
    • Facebook Group