Welcome to 5 new Senior Trainers from Canopy Children’s Solutions

We are so pleased to share with you that five new Senior Trainers from Canopy Children’s Solutions in Jackson, MS will be joining our network. Pictured here with veteran trainers Mark Freado, Maureen Long & Lee Jackson, please join me in welcoming Sarah Howe, Kara White, Sarah Perkins, Nakisha Henderson and Robin Davis.

New LSCI Senior Trainer Certified at Pressley Ridge Portugal

Our network of highly qualified Senior Trainers continues to grow! We are happy and proud to announce that Ana Vaz, who works at Pressley Ridge in Portugal, recently completed her certification as a Senior Trainer for the LSCI Institute. To bring LSCI training to your staff in Portugal or anywhere in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, … Continued

Dr. Nicholas J. Long, December 5, 1929 – February 26, 2022

With sadness, appreciation, and the deepest respect for his impact on the lives of thousands of professionals and millions of children, we announce the recent passing of LSCI Institute founder, Dr. Nicholas J. Long. Please click here to view his obituary and share a memory of Dr. Long.

LSCI Certification Training at St. John Fisher College

Sharing some good news from upstate, NY: LSCI Master Trainer, Donna Riter, shares this photo of her recent LSCI Certification grads from St. John Fisher College in Rochester, NY. The class, consisting of graduate level students pursuing their Masters in Education, completed LSCI training over four weekend sessions. For information on how to bring LSCI … Continued

LSCI Certification Event Coming Up. Register Today!

LSCI Certification Course Lead by: LSCI Master Trainer David Carrillo August 2, 3, 4, & 5 2021 8:00am – 2:30pm Hosted by LASEC Phoenix Academy 10035 W. Grand Ave. Franklin Park, IL. 60131 4 th Floor Please click here for additional details

Skills for Responding to an Angry Child

Validation is the verbal skill of helping kids regain control over their behavioral responses by putting language to their emotional state.  This simple, but powerful verbal skill can be the difference between escalating a no-win conflict with a child or helping them feel & understood in a way that improves your overall relationship. Validation is … Continued

Order Your Copy of the 3rd Edition of the LSCI text!

The 3rd edition of the LSCI textbook, Talking with Students in Conflict, is completely revised and updated with brain-based, trauma-informed, relationship building strategies for turning problem situations into learning opportunities for young people. Read all about how the brain and body respond to stress and how to guide young people through conflict situations, using the … Continued

Zoom Conference News for August 2, 2021

Hello Trainers, We’re looking forward to gathering with you via Zoom next month for a “mini” Conference to catch up on important updates, until the time we can be together in person in the Summer of 2022. Below, please find a basic list of topics we will cover, along with the Zoom links for the … Continued