In 2000, Valerie Hare was invited to present an Enrichment Minicourse at the Brazilian Zoological Association annual
meeting. Since then, The Shape of Enrichment, Inc. has conducted numerous
Enrichment Workshops in many countries including: Brazil, Chile, Canada,
Indonesia, Ireland, Philippines, South Africa, Uganda, United Kingdom, and
United States of America.
Our Enrichment Workshops are designed to enable attendees to
successfully create and implement enrichment plans at their institution. This is
accomplished through a mix of practical and concept lectures and hands-on
Each workshop is tailored to the host institution's needs.
Prior to the workshop, one of our instructors will coordinate with the host
representative to determine the Curriculum,
desired Practicals, duration of workshop, etc.
Workshop instructors donate their time to workshops held in
developing countries. Others are asked to make a tax-deductible donation. Host
institutions are expected to cover all other expenses associated with the
workshop. The Host
Information page provides additional details for prospective workshop hosts
in an FAQ format.
Upcoming workshops are listed on the “New!” page and the Conferences
For more information about The Shape of Enrichment
Workshops, contact the Workshop Coordinator, Valerie Hare.