Training & Consultation
Since 1832, Pressley Ridge has been helping children and their families unlock their potential for success. Today, Pressley Ridge helps other family and child serving agencies achieve a higher level of organizational excellence.
Our experienced and dynamic trainers and consultants demonstrate how to embrace new ideas and deliberate change. They have enlightened and energized professionals around the world with better ways to serve children and their families.
Some of the trainings available include:
The Pressley Ridge Treatment Foster Parent Training is a competency-based training designed to ensure a high standard of excellence in services for children in foster care. Learn More
Our nationally-recognized experts offer training and consultative services for students with autism and teachers through differentiating instruction focusing on social skills and improving challenging behaviors. Learn More
Response Ability Pathways, or simply “RAP” is an innovative curriculum which offers “basic training” for all who deal with challenging children and youth utilizing strength-based strategies. Learn More
Pressley Ridge is an international training site for Life Space Crisis Intervention. L.S.C.I. is a powerful psycho-educational tool that helps the helper design interventions and insights. Learn More
Deep Braining Learning® teaches practitioners how to identify key principles to connect with youth and motivate reluctant learners and uses research and science to create environments where all children flourish. Learn More
Designed specifically for those who work with children and youth, The PersonBrain™ Model provides a multi-theoretical approach combining neuroscience with practical mental health interventions. Learn More
The Development Audit training is a comprehensive tool for identifying a youth’s problems, significant life events, supports and strengths, private logic and coping strategies, and goals for growth. Learn More
Situational Leadership is one of the most successful day-to-day models for supervising and developing others (training designed for every level of management). Learn More
This course focuses on the essential elements of creating positive relationships and productive work environments and strategies for activating and sustaining people in high levels of engagement. Learn More
Shorter deadlines, competing priorities, countless meetings, and unscheduled interruptions are some of the challenges facing our leaders today, who feel especially pressed to produce results. Learn More