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Life Space Crisis Intervention (LSCI 401: Certification Training)

Life Space Crisis Intervention (LSCI 401: Certification Training)

June 5-9, 2023


Starting at 8:30 a.m. daily




Gain a cognitive road map with clear outcome goals for your work with kids in this LSCI training.

Date: June 5-9, 2023


Starting at 8:30 a.m. daily


Full training with certification

8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. June 5-8, 2023;

8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. June 9, 2023

Refresher option without certification

8 a.m.-4 p.m. June 5-6, 2023




Full training: $125 per participant 

Materials kit is included - distributed prior to attendance; Lunch provided

Refresher option: $50 per participant 

Prerequisites: None

CEUs: Teacher CEU; Certificate of Competency from the LSCI Institute; Graduate credits available for additional fee and completion of a research paper

Learning objectives:

  • Learn a systematic, six-stage process to move from stress and conflict to learning opportunities.

  • Learn relationship-building, brain-based de-escalation skills.

  • Learn how to utilize trauma-informed intervention strategies for reaching out to young people.


Life Space Crisis Intervention (LSCI) is a brain-based, trauma-informed, relationship-building verbal strategy that turns crisis situations into learning opportunities for young people. In this workshop, participants will learn about specific stages and interventions with real tools to effectively intervene with children who have experienced trauma and those experiencing crisis.

Recommended for special education teachers, social workers, and counselors.

About the leader:

Danielle Theis has been working successfully with youth who experience mental health and behavioral challenges since 1990. Through her development of Teach to Heal, she prides herself in assisting schools with a systemic approach toward becoming trauma responsive. Danielle is a licensed psychotherapist, director of special education, and K-12 principal. 

Event Registration

Registration information:

Pre-reading required.

Registration deadline: May 8, 2023

Check-in: 8 a.m.

Questions: education@sourcewell-mn.gov

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