Working with Students Who Push You Away

LSCI training helps young people learn to express their emotions in constructive ways, rather than “bleeding” on the people they need most. Learn more about the use of the “Red Flag” intervention and how to reach young people who act out toward unsuspecting helpers, sparking explosive power struggles.

Helping Kids Identify the Source of their Anger

In LSCI training, we teach professionals and parents a specific set of skills for helping young people who displace their anger onto unsuspecting, often undeserving others. While much of our training is serious, occasionally we do like to take a light-hearted look at challenging behaviors, as they are portrayed in TV and film. This clip, … Continued

Tell Us What You Think About LSCI!

We love to hear feedback from our participants and read through every one of the course evaluations that are submitted to us via our website. Now, we are inviting you to TELL US WHAT YOU THINK about LSCI training in a fun, new way. Please submit a brief, 15-30 second video telling us about the … Continued

How to Respond to Passive Aggressive Emails

In a recent survey, Adobe discovered the nine most-hated passive-aggressive email phrases used in the workplace. Business Insider asked Angry Smile author, Signe Whitson, how to best respond to deescalate the bubbling hostility of a passive aggressive office situation. Check out the article here:

LSCI Training at Owatonna High School in Minnesota

It’s been a busy summer for LSCI Trainers all across the United States, Canada, Europe, and Australia! Here’s what participants in Minnesota–including a 3rd grade teacher going into her 24th year of teaching–are saying about their recent LSCI training with Master Trainer, Danielle Theis: Danielle is phenomenal!!! The 3 principles of LSCI really put things … Continued

LSCI Training Offers Practical, Trauma-Informed Skills

We love the feedback we get from our participants. Over 95% of our participants give LSCI the highest possible ratings. The most common comment we receive is, “I wish I had taken this when I first started my career!” Here’s what else people are saying: “This class truly opened my eyes to a more effective … Continued

LSCI Skills for Parents & Caregivers

LSCI skills are invaluable to professionals as well as to parents. Check out what Janece Ferris, the Director of Foster Care at Release Ministries, shared about her LSCI training experience: “It was a challenge to change my mindset in how I respond to situations, but I am finding myself doing this on a daily basis … Continued

NBCC Continuing Education

Effective August 1, 2018, the LSCI Institute will no longer be an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP) for the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC). The LSCI Institute will no longer be authorized to offer or grant NBCC continuing education credit.