Turning Down the Heat: Managing Conflict in the Classroom

This 2-hour, video-based workshop led by LSCI Master Trainer, James Freeman, offers dozens of targeted intervention skills to more effectively manage conflict in the classroom.  Participants will learn: Why competent professionals can become angry at select students How teacher stress and the quality of teacher-student “fit” impacts behavior An operational model of the relationship between … Continued

Parenting the Challenging Child

This 2-hour, video-based workshop led by Parenting the Challenging Child author and LSCI Institute COO, Signe Whitson, offers parents and caregivers dozens of brain-based, trauma-informed, relationship-building strategies.   Participants will learn: How to improve relationships with their child(ren) What is happening in a young person’s brain during periods of stress and conflict Proven strategies for de-escalating … Continued

The Conflict Cycle™ Paradigm

A thorough understanding of the Conflict Cycle is an essential tool for any adult working with challenging children and youth.  In this 1-hour, video-based training, participants learn skills for understanding—and breaking—Conflict Cycles with kids.  The goal of The Conflict Cycle Paradigm training is to help adults recognize their central role in making students feel safe … Continued