Online (653) - Eastern Time Zone (Nickname: Elkhorn Peak)

IFS Level 1 trainings are very popular, and a Lottery determines who can apply for this training.

This training is full with a waiting list and we are not able to accept additional applications at this time.

If you would like to apply to a future IFS Institute training, please add your name to that training’s Application Lottery Sign-Up Form when it becomes available. To learn about future trainings, please add your name to the Online Level 1 Interest List (“Training” tab).


This training meets online!


2021: September 27-30, December 6-9, plus 2-hour session on November 3

2022: January 31-February 3, plus 2-hour session on January 12


Lead Trainer: Mary Kruger, MS, LMFT

Assistant Trainer: Dan Reed, PhD, LPC

Assistant Trainer Mentee: Jenny Fiebig, MS, NCC, LPC/LCPC


Payment Plans:  Please see the training's brochure for information about Payment Plans for this training.

Scholarships:  We can only accept scholarship applications from those in the training or on its waiting list.  Thanks!

Scholarship Application Level 1 (653) - Submit by July 1

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Online (653) - Eastern Time Zone (Nickname: Elkhorn Peak)

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