Online (1090): Central Time Zone (Nickname: Twilight Pines)

This Affinity Group training is for participants who self-identify as BIPOC only.  Affinity Group trainings are part of IFS Institute’s efforts towards greater Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. For more information about IFS Institute's commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion please visit our website here.

NFORMATIONAL BROCHURE: The Informational Brochure linked to this page contains essential information: 

  • Dates & Daily Schedules
  • Tuition & Finances
  • Time Zone
  • CE credit
  • Much more!

SCHOLARSHIPS: Scholarship Applications are only accepted from people who submitted a training program application. Information is available here: Scholarships for North American Trainings


This training meets online.


2023: August 21-24, August 31, September 18-21, October 5, November 1-4


Lead Trainer: Kim Paulus, LMFT, IFS Certified

Lead Trainer: Crystal Jones, LCSW, IFS Certified

Assistant Trainer: Fatimah Finney, LMHC, LPC IFS Certified


IFS trainings are very popular, and a lottery determines who can apply. The lottery for this training is now closed and we are not able to accept any more entries.


  • If the lottery chooses your name, instructions about how to apply to the training will be emailed by Thursday, March 16, 5:00 PM, Central U.S. Time.
  • If more applications can be accepted, instructions will be emailed to a second group chosen by the lottery by Tuesday, March 21, 5:00 PM, Central U.S. Time.
  • Check your SPAM and JUNK folders. We don’t want you to miss our email!
  • You won’t receive an email if the lottery doesn’t choose your name.

Online (1090): Central Time Zone (Nickname: Twilight Pines)

Informational brochure

Please see the training informational brochure for details about the daily schedule, continuing education credit, trainers, finances, training location and travel information, reading materials, and much more...

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