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Thursday, November 9th, 2017 ~ PRE-CONFERENCE

The following codes indicate workshop tracks and apply to all Workshop Sessions although participants should feel free to attend any workshop:

B - Beginner
I - Intermediate to Advanced Exploration of Basic Solution-Focused Interventions/Principles
A - All level
8:00am-9:00am Registration and Refreshments
9:00am-4:30pm SFBT Training for Trainers and Supervisors: Heather Fiske and Brenda Zalter-Minden
Two-day workshop for advanced practitioners of SFBT (Day Two)
  NOTE:This two-day workshop is intended for those who have completed basic training in SFBT, who are utilizing the approach in their own practices and who want to build their skills for teaching the model to others. We will also explore the application of the model in supervision. There will be a combination of presentation, demonstration, discussion, and practice.
9:00am-4:30pm SF Brief Practice 101: “An Introduction to Solution-Focused Brief Therapy”: Joel Simon and Monica Rotner
  Since our second conference in 2004, SFBTA has offered an introductory workshop for those who have had little or no prior solution-focused experience and who want to learn the philosophy, assumptions, and practice of this approach so that they can better enjoy the conference. You can expect a mix of presentation, sample videos, experiential exercises, and discussion on both clinical and management applications.
9:00am-4:30pm Solution-Focused Alternatives for Education: Innovations and Evidence: Cynthia Franklin
  SFBT is successfully practiced in schools with a growing evidence base that shows it is an effective intervention. This presentation traces the development of SFBT as a school-based intervention and its’ progressive development in practice and research within an alternative education program for high risk youths. How SFBT is used in teacher training within an alternative education program is further illustrated.
1:30pm-4:30pm Research Day: The SFBTA Research Committee
  This half-day workshop/collaboration focuses on SFBT research that is being done around the world. This year’s workshop highlights the Practitioner-Researcher Collaboration and includes the Research Award Winner presentation, SFBT Evidence-Based updates, and a panel on How Your Practice Can Impact Solution-Focused Research.
5:00pm-8:00pm Meet & Greet
TBD Break/Refreshments