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Discover Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) – the approach that inspires clients toward change...leading to quicker and more powerful results than they ever thought possible.

It happens to all of us...you're working with a client, and you get stuck.

Your client's problems seem so deep and complex that you're not sure what to do next. Then they get frustrated, shut down, and you're both ready to give up.

What if I told you that you never have to feel that panic of getting stuck again?

Now, you can be confident in any client session, thanks to the simple but powerful Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) approach.

SFBT is different because it relentlessly pursues solutions, instead of getting lost in diagnosis, symptom relief, and things that don't matter for healing. It asks the questions that lead to quick, forward-moving results. And it works with any client – because it focuses on the future, not the problem that happened in the past.

In this exclusive online course, you'll learn the SFBT skills you need to be effective.

You'll see SFBT in action through three real-client sessions – so you'll be fully prepared to use this approach in your next session. (And trust me, you'll be amazed how quickly this approach leads to change!)

Plus, once you complete this course, you'll qualify to immediately become a Certified Level 1 SFBT therapist.

I'm so excited to have you join me today as we journey, step-by-step, through mastering this incredible approach.

You can offer help and hope to any client – and you get to be the compassionate, caring therapist you were made to be.

– Elliot Connie, world-renowned SFBT author and trainer

Elliott Connie's Solution Focused Brief Therapy Certification Course

A Step-by-step, Level One Training

$399.98 Value
Just $149.99 Today — Unbelievable Savings!
Plus, earn up to 6.5 CE Hours included in the course tuition. Click here for CE credit details
Meet Elliott Connie, the world's leading SFBT trainer
Elliott Connie

Elliott Connie, MA, LPC, is a Texas-based psychotherapist in private practice and the founder/director of The Solution-Focused University, an online learning community that trains and provides resources for professionals who want to master the Solution Focused approach in their work.

Over the course of his 15-year clinical career, Elliott has successfully worked with thousands of individuals, couples, and families using a solution-focused model to help them achieve their desired outcomes. He is an experienced speaker who has gained international recognition for training hundreds of practitioners throughout the world. Elliott is also the highly acclaimed author/coauthor of several popular SFBT books.

Click here for information about Elliott Connie
A Personal Invitation from Elliott Connie
What's Included

Through comprehensive training sessions and rarely seen client session demonstration videos, you'll have the unique opportunity to sit alongside Elliott Connie and see exactly how he leverages the power of SFBT to quickly connect with clients and guide them toward incredible, lasting healing and positive outcomes.

Through seven step-by-step modules, you'll:

  • Learn how to apply SFBT with all clients, regardless of their presenting problem
  • Practice SFBT skills through engaging exercises
  • Discover exactly what questions to ask, even with challenging clients who shut down
  • Experience how client conversations unfold in real-time with both individual and couple clients
  • Witness the transformative outcomes that the clients doubted were even possible

Plus, you get lifetime access to the course and all materials. Entirely self-paced and available in your office or on-the-go, this course is yours to keep forever in your professional library.

Introduction to the Course and the Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT) Approach
Discover the foundations of what it takes to be a successful SFBT clinician – mainly the therapist’s belief in the client and their ability to heal. With that foundation, hope is possible for any situation.
Getting Started with Solution Focused Brief Therapy
Elliot Connie illustrates the power of the SFBT process through engaging instruction and real-client stories. You’ll discover how SFBT can lead to rapid change, even when your clients seem resistant and won’t answer your questions – and learn the principles that can make you successful with any client case.
Using Clients' Best Hopes for Effective Outcomes Right from the First Session
Discover how starting with the desired outcome is key to quick and transformative change. Elliot Connie will not only teach you the principles and questions to ask your clients, he’ll show you how to ask the questions and what stumbling blocks to avoid. You’ll see him in action with a client who wants to quit smoking and experience the questions he asks to draw out hope and motivation from the client’s own life.
The Resource Talk
Walk step-by-step through the process of building client resources, which are key components to change. Join Elliot Connie in two client sessions to see how he quickly forms a connection with the client. Then, through intentional and engaging question-asking, learn how he’s able to uncover resources that allow a therapist to move beyond being a problem-solver to becoming a true healer.
The Honeymoon Talk
Get a front-row seat to see how SFBT can restore love between struggling relationships. Elliot Connie will teach you how to use details from the beginning of the couple’s love story to help the clients reconnect and build the foundation for a better future. You’ll experience this work in-action and watch a couple on the brink of separation literally fall back in love, right before your eyes.
Preferred Future Session
Experience what Elliot Connie describes as the most important part of SFBT – your clients’ visualization of their preferred future. You’ll learn the specific types of questions to ask, then observe as Elliot Connie leads all three client sessions to rapid change that they couldn’t have imagined when they entered his office. See how he helps a woman quit smoking after years of trying; how he guides a young man to a new, more fulfilling life; and how he reignites a couple’s relationship that was on the verge of splitting up. Witness quick change happen in real time, and see how SFBT offers impactful, life-changing results that you won’t find with other psychotherapies.
Scales and Follow-up
Discover how to use scales as a technique to help clients see their session progress and find opportunities for growth. Then Elliot Connie will teach you how to end sessions in an impactful and meaningful way that keeps your clients’ autonomy intact. He’ll also guide you in what to do when a client asks for a follow-up session, including how to amplify your clients’ strengths for greater results.
Elliott Connie's Solution Focused Brief Therapy Certification Course
A Step-by-step, Level One Training

$399.98 Value
Just $149.99 Today — Unbelievable Savings!
Are you ready to step into the life awaiting you as a Certified Level 1 SFBT therapist?
  1. Clinical expertise: Gain mastery of the SFBT process and show your clients that you can provide the hope and results they’ve been seeking.
  2. Documentation of knowledge: Certification is both a professional and personal accomplishment. It’s an unbiased barometer of your training and dedication to your practice.
  3. Professional recognition: Set yourself apart from the thousands of clinicians relying on ineffective methods of problem-solving instead of producing results.
Enroll today and you'll get this FREE bonus! ($179.99 value)
Using Solution Focused Brief Therapy to Maximize Telehealth Sessions
Join Elliott Connie as he walks you through the why’s and how-to's of using a solution-focused approach on a telehealth platform. After just 3 hours with Elliott, you’re sure to have a clinical toolbox that’s overflowing with simple, practical, innovative strategies that will transform your client – even when you’re not able to meet with them face-to-face.

Earn up to 2.5 CE hours!
Testimonials

"My first solution focused therapy session with a client was amazing! The room felt so much lighter, exciting, positive, and hopeful."
— Jo, Psy.D.

"I cannot believe how much I have learned and how much progress I have seen my clients make as my skills improved. Thank you!"
— Paula, LPC

"I can’t tell you how pleased I’ve been with the solution focused approach to couples. It has really made all the difference and it’s THE approach I use with every couple!"
— Carol, LPC

"Elliot Connie’s teaching combines engaging narratives that pull you in, thoughtful organization that makes it easy to access, and practical information that you can take straight into practice. It's also wonderfully concise, just like solution-focused therapy at its best."
— Robert

Answers to Common Questions
This process can be used along with other approaches or as a stand-alone method – whichever works best for you.
Definitely not! It’s one of the simplest approaches to learn. But it takes time to master, so we’ll also show you how to practice and improve your skills.
Absolutely! The magic of SFBT is that it isn’t focused on the problem, whether it’s rooted in trauma, depression, anxiety, anger, etc. In fact, often the client doesn’t even reveal the problem. SFBT works because it helps your clients go toward the future they want, not get stuck in the hurtful past – making it useful with almost any clinical challenge.
Yes, SFBT can help any clinician or client. And we understand your skepticism, that’s why this course includes plenty of in-session clips with minimal editing – so you can see the rapid results for yourself. If you’re not fully convinced, PESI offers a full, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Elliott Connie's Solution Focused Brief Therapy Certification Course
A Step-by-step, Level One Training

$399.98 Value
Just $149.99 Today — Unbelievable Savings!
Plus, earn up to 6.5 CE Hours included in the course tuition. Click here for CE credit details
The Next Steps in Advancing Your Practice
Watch your email for your order confirmation, and get instant access to all course materials, including the bonus materials. Click here for course objectives and outline.
Review the course materials at your own pace and at your convenience! You'll have unlimited access to all course videos and materials online forever. Plus, use the PESI Mobile™ app to access the course content on-the-go, wherever and whenever you want on your mobile devices.
Instantly collaborate with other professionals on the course materials through interactive message boards.
Complete your online CE tests and earn up to 6.5 CE hours! Click here for CE credit details and credit details specific to your profession.
100% Satisfaction Guarantee
Register for this intensive training course without risk. If you're not completely satisfied, give us a call at 800-844-8260.

We're that confident you'll find this learning experience to be all that's promised and more than you expected.
Elliott Connie's Solution Focused Brief Therapy Certification Course
A Step-by-step, Level One Training

$399.98 Value
Just $149.99 Today — Unbelievable Savings!
Plus, earn up to 6.5 CE Hours included in the course tuition. Click here for CE credit details

NOTE: No additional discounts or coupons may be applied to this course.
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