Programs to Help Professionals Treat
Traumatized Children and Their Families

Step-by-step techniques using the FST | Family Systems Trauma Model.

FST Motivational Technique

Acquire strength-based questions
to motivate families to show up and participate

Start therapy with hope for the future
by focusing on the client’s competencies.

Give families a voice
By encouraging them to become co-therapists in treatment

Step into the FST Journey
by taking a single module from the 12 module program

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FST Advanced Training

Learn the 12 Techniques
of the FST | Family Systems Trauma Model

Get worksheets, scripts and resources
to engage families and accelerate change

Discover how to strengthen and build relationships
with parents, extended family and other support communities(via Zoom)

Attend weekly coaching with Dr. Sells
to support learning and onboard techniques (via Zoom)

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Upcoming Trainings

PESI Webinar: Oppositional and Defiant Children & Adolescents: Family-Based Treatment Solutions for Aggression, Disrespect and Other Extreme Behaviors

January 22, 2021

Coffee Talk with Scott

January 27, 2021

Webinar: How to Engage the Entire Traumatized Family

February 6, 2021

Webinar: Healing Child Suicide Threats Through the Family

February 10, 2021

CE Webinar: Healing Child Suicide Threats Through Family Solutions

February 12, 2021

FST Digital Advanced Training

March 15, 2021

CE Workshops: Trauma Treatment in the Family

May 12, 2021

More training events

See the latest playbook

  • Each month a new case example along with a suggested sample trauma playbook.
  • Step-by-step techniques to get the traumatized family unstuck that goes beyond those highlighted in the new book Treating the Traumatized Child: A Step-by-Step Family Systems Approach.
Latest Playbook

From Dr. Sells & Ellen Souder

Treating the Traumatized Child

A Step-by-Step Family Systems Approach

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