Training Expectations

The Dibble Institute offers high-quality, ongoing professional development and training for all your project staff and facilitators to ensure successful implementation and evaluation.

To assure the success of your SRAE implementation, we recommend the following training protocols:

For untrained clients new to Love Notes or Relationship Smarts PLUS:

  • Year 1: 3-day training for all instructional and project staff
  • Before or early in Year 2: 2-day refresher/ booster training with advanced facilitation professional development training
  • Before or early in Year 3: 2-day refresher/ booster training/implementation self-assessment

If you are implementing both programs in your grant, plan on an extra day of training or booster session.

Clients previously trained in Love Notes Classic/EBP or Relationship Smarts Classic and are new to Love Notes SRA or Relationship Smarts PLUS SRA:

  • Year 1: Two-day training for all instructional and project staff
  • Before or early in Year 2: 2-day refresher/ booster training with advanced facilitation professional development training
  • Before or early in Year 3: 2-day refresher/ booster training/implementation self-assessment

Again, please add an extra day if doing both programs.

Clients new to Mind Matters:

  • Year 1: Two-day training for all instructional and project staff
  • Before or early in Year 2: 1-day refresher/ booster training with advanced facilitation professional development training
  • Before or early in Year 3: 1-day refresher/ booster training/implementation self-assessment

The Mind Matters training may be either added on to a three day training or scheduled as a stand-alone.

Current clients who have been previously trained in Love Notes SRA, Love Notes SRA/EBP, or Relationship Smarts PLUS SRA:

  • Please call Training Coordinator, Cathy Guidry at 800-695-7975 or Cathy@DibbleInstitute.org to begin the needs assessment process and development of your personalized training plan.

Please submit a Training Inquiry to obtain a quote.

There are no Regional Trainings scheduled at this time.

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