Be a Certified Encouragement Consultant (CEC) for a minimum period of six months working under the supervision of an Encouragement Consultant Master Trainer (ECMT).
Become a Certified Positive Discipline Educator (CPDE).
Facilitate three or more small groups (4 or more participants) for a minimum of eight weekly sessions.
Hold eight or more one-on-one sessions with three different individuals.
To apply for EC MasterCandidate (ECMC) status, submit a summary report of the work completed following the instructions of the application form. The report should be submitted via email to ______________ (name of Advisory Group member) at ___________ (email address).
Co-facilitate an 18-hour EC training alongside an Encouragement Consultant Master Trainer (ECMT) with a minimum group of six participants.
Be a Certified Encouragement Consultant Master Candidate (CECMC) for a minimum period of six months.
Co-facilitate one 18-hour EC training alongside an Encouragement Consultant Master Trainer (ECMT).
To apply for EC Master Trainer status, submit a summary of the experience co-facilitating an EC Training. The report should be submitted via email to ______________ (name of Advisory Group member) at ___________ (email address).
Facilitate an 18-hour certified Encouragement Consultant Training (ECT) with a minimum group of six participants.
Option 1: Once you have participated in an 18 hour EC training you can host your own non-certification trainings or use these activities in your professional life.
Workshops can be any length of time
There is no certification or certification fee for workshops less than 18 hours.
If you print materials pay for print royalties in the shop page
Participants may also purchase the pdf of the materials for download here
Do not share via email the pdf of the books and materials.
If you use certain pages or activities from the books cite them correctly.
Option 2: If you are a Master trainer and you want to give an 18-hour workshop that will result in EC Certification for participants please follow the instructions below:
The workshop must include the following materials: To Know Me is to Love Me, Do It Yourself Therapy, and when available Madame Dora Cards
The activities on the shared agenda must occur at the workshop. The trainer can choose the order and length of time for each activity.
They only activities that should be modified are the topics small groups choose for their teaching activities.
Hours, fees, and participant numbers
To receive a certificate the EC training must be a minimum of 18 hours. The way these hours are distributed is to be determined by the trainer. (The suggested time is over three days or an afternoon and two full days).
The 18 hours can include short breaks and a 1-1 ½ hour lunch. (There should be no difference in the 18 hours if there is translation or not)
EC Trainers will set the fee and number of participants for the workshop appropriate with their area.
Materials, and certification fees
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During checkout you will be asked to fill out a form with your participant list.
Pay fees within one week of hosting the workshop. Fees are paid through the “shop” page.
Certification fees are $35 dollars per participant ($40 in China)