Hybrid (877): Central Time Zone & St. Charles, IL (Nickname: Golden Clearing)

PLEASE NOTE: This training includes both online-only (live/real time) and on-site-only (in-person) sessions. 

  • ON-SITE sessions are offered only in St. Charles, IL and are not available online (live, real time) or as recordings. Details are in the training's Informational Brochure. 

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

  • Dates & Daily Schedules
  • Tuition & Finances
  • Time Zone & Location
  • 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 has both online and on-site sessions. On-site sessions meet at Q Center in St. Charles, IL: https://qcenter.com/


2023: August 24-27 (on-site), September 20 (online), October 19-22 (online), November 2 (online), November 30-December 3 (on-site)


Lead Trainer: Paul Ginter, Ed.D, IFS Certified

Assistant Trainer: Madeleine Warren, LMFT, LCPC, 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.

Hybrid (877): Central Time Zone & St. Charles, IL (Nickname: Golden Clearing)

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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