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Strategic Problem Solving Introduction 20 Hour

June 7, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • 12hrs classroom time and can be customized to accommodate large groups and agency staff with flexible scheduling options; One 6hr and two 3hr sessions, or four 3hr sessions
  • 8hrs distance learning online, comprised of 4 Primers to be completed before and between training sessions.

SPS Advantages

  • SPS compliments other more established curriculums that are evidence-based practices, i.e. Motivational Interviewing, Mental Health First Aid, 7 Challenges, Cannabis Youth Treatment… etc.
  • SPS will complement and enhance user skills making them more effective.
  • SPS can facilitate effective intervention, case, & treatment planning
  • SPS can increase Red Flag awareness and response options for high-risk youth.
  • SPS can give long term solutions for immediate problems
  • SPS interjects common concepts and language into the community.
  • SPS can motivate and help clients resolve conflict, solve problems, and make good informed decisions that are in their best interests.
  • SPS can improve client engagement, motivation, and buy-in, and increase client and family cooperation, and compliance.
  • SPS is more mindset than curriculum, it provides a sound intervention philosophy used to guide creative, solution-oriented techniques that lead to positive outcomes.
  • SPS has proven effective with resistant populations such as at-risk teens, people dealing with substance abuse and addictions, and those under court supervision.
  • SPS training is appropriate for non-degreed youth workers, bachelors, master’s and doctoral level therapists, counselors, social workers; children service workers, faith-based providers, educators, and juvenile & criminal justice workers.
  • SPS training is the first step toward being able to provide SPS services and programming.

*Limited to first 20 people

*$25 discount if you have previously attended the 3hr training.



June 7, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm