The Mentoring Committee is tasked with developing mentoring opportunities within the IAABC.

Committee Members

Mary Cerreto, Chair

Mary is a Certified Canine Behavior Consultant and a Karen Pryor Academy Certified Training Partner. She completed her doctoral degree in clinical/behavioral psychology at the University of Washington, her internship in medical psychology at UCLA, and a bioethics fellowship at Harvard. Mary is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine at Boston University and a behavioral consultant for schools in New England, all with a focus on improving the quality of life for children with disabilities and their families. She is a Certified Dog Behavior Consultant and owns her own business - ClickerDog.Net, LLC. – in Natick, MA, 17 miles west of Boston. Mary serves on the Educational Task Force of the APDT and chairs the IAABC Mentoring Committee. She and her husband David Coulter, M.D., live in a big, old Victorian home in Natick with a Rough Collie, a Bichon, and her working dog, a Belgian Tervuren


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