LSCI Trainer Re-Certification Conference

Next week, LSCI Trainers will gather together in person for the first time since 2017 to re-certify their skills as Master & Senior level trainers for the LSCI Institute. Keynote speakers include Butler University’s Dr. Lori Desautels and Pressley Ridge’s Jim Natural. Trainers will attend a mix of large group General Sessions and small group … Continued

LSCI Institute Certifies its First Trainer in Iowa

Please join us in congratulating Marty Garrett, as he becomes the LSCI Institute’s newest certified Senior Trainer and only current trainer in the state of Iowa. Marty lives in Mason City, Iowa and has been working with LSCI Master Trainer extraordinaire, Danielle Theis, from Minnesota. Marty, congratulations, and we look forward to you being able … Continued

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