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Join over 100,000 people from around the world who have attended an official Zones of Regulation training. Learn the language and skills to support learners of all ages on their journey to improving regulation and emotional control.

Trainings At-A-Glance

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Basic Half-Day Training

LIVE Webinar Training

Our introductory 3-hour (2.75 clock hours) training is the perfect foundation for anyone beginning their journey with The Zones or for those already familiar with the program who want a refresher course.  Individual rates start at $110 USD per participant with group rates starting at 5+ participants.

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Comprehensive Full-Day Training

NEW! ON-DEMAND TRAINING: Pre-recorded session viewable Monthly

This pre-recording of a recent Comprehensive Training is now available as a self-paced webinar making it accessible for all schedule needs.  This 5.5 clock hour training is for both seasoned and new Zones practitioners alike is an in-depth exploration of how to use this self-regulation curriculum with confidence.  Individual rates start at $220 USD per participant with group rates starting at 5+ participants.

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Schoolwide Implementation Training

NEW! ON-DEMAND TRAINING: Pre-recorded session viewable anytime (60-day access)

This pre-recording of a recent Schoolwide Training is now available as a self-paced webinar making it accessible for all schedule needs.  The 2.75 clock hours Schoolwide Implementation Training is designed for school or district teams who have participated in our Basic or Comprehensive training and will prepare teams to successfully implement The Zones of Regulation as a Tier-1 social emotional learning (SEL) program.  Individual rates start at $110 USD per participant with group rates starting at 5+ participants.

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Zone Your Home - A Parent/Caregiver Training

LIVE Webinar Training

This 2-hour training for parents and caregivers will define regulation and co-regulation and highlight the basics of using The Zones in your home.  Individual rates start at $89 USD per participant with group rates starting at 5+ participants.

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Adolescent Adaptations Training

NEW! ON-DEMAND TRAINING – Pre-recorded session viewable anytime (60 day access)

This training is now available as a self-paced, pre-recorded webinar making it accessible for all schedule needs.  This 1.25 hour training is designed for participants who have attended our Basic or Comprehensive training and will show you how to use The Zones of Regulation with tweens and teens to build regulation skills.  Individual rates start at $55 USD per participant with group rates starting at 5+ participants.

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Get Started On The Road To Social Emotional Learning

Today’s youth deal with stresses that never existed in previous generations. Social media bullying, the global pandemic, technology addiction, increased pressure to succeed, and other challenges negatively impact their well-being. It is vital to help them understand and regulate their emotions. Fortunately, self-regulation is a skill that can be learned! Register for a live Zones webinar to take the first step on the pathway to emotional regulation.

Sign Up for Live Zones Training Courses

Our live training workshops provide a clear path to implementing the curriculum, as well as valuable insights into emotional self-regulation and the curriculum framework. We offer a 30 day replay/recording with all of our training. This means you have 30 days after the training date you registered for to playback the webinar during a time that works for you or rewatch it to extend your knowledge.

Join us from anywhere around the world

Registration can be done individually or as a group. Read below under ‘How it Works’ for more direction when registering as a group.

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Training

Date

Time *

Presenter

 
B Basic Training
Tuesday, 20 February, 2024
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Elizabeth Sautter

Z Zone Your Home - Parent/Caregiver Training
Tuesday, 27 February, 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Elizabeth Sautter

B Basic Training
Friday, 15 March, 2024
11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Leah Kuypers

B Basic Training
Wednesday, 20 March, 2024
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Elizabeth Sautter

*All times are United States Central Time

If you can’t find a time that works for you, click here to request a workshop.

Rates

Rates are dependent on the type of training you wish to join.  Groups of 5 or more qualify for group discounting.  Please check the individual training pages for more information.

Note: All payments are in USD.

Can’t make a scheduled LIVE  Basic Training session? No problem.

View the Recording!

You can view the recording when it works best for you without needing to join at the scheduled time!  We offer a 30 day access to the recording!  All you have to do is register for a training within a few weeks of your preferred date and view/listen to the recording.

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Join us for a Comprehensive Training On-Demand!  Click below for more details!

Monthly Unlimited Access Available.  You will have access to this training until the last day of the month in which you registered. People who register early in the month will have access for a greater number of days.

On-Demand Comprehensive Training

Training Options

Strengthen your expertise through specialized live workshops! Whether you are new to implementing a social emotional learning curriculum or looking to deepen your knowledge, our webinars conveniently offer live digital training for both individual and group learning.

Basic Half-Day Training

3 hours, 2.75 clock hours

Live Training

This live training session will introduce participants to The Zones of Regulation curriculum and review important lessons. You will learn actionable strategies to implement the curriculum immediately.

You will learn:

  • Fundamental concepts of The Zones of Regulation
  • How to teach The Zones using visuals, videos, and student work samples
  • Key lessons and tools/strategies necessary for nurturing program adoption
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Comprehensive Full-Day Training

5.5 clock hours

NEW! ON-DEMAND TRAINING: Pre-recorded Session Available Monthly

You will learn all the fundamentals covered in the Basic Training, plus:

  • Learn how regulation develops and underlying neurobiological components
  • Discover how to set the tone and climate to support regulation
  • Explore regulation tools and strategies with hands-on activities
  • See how to adapt and differentiate The Zones lessons and concepts for various populations
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Schoolwide Implementation Training

2.75 clock hours

NEW! ON-DEMAND TRAINING – Pre-recorded session viewable anytime (60 day access)

This unique training session prepares schools and district teams to implement The Zones of Regulation’s social-emotional learning curriculum schoolwide.

You will learn:

  • Ways to establish common schoolwide Zones of Regulation practices and systems
  • Practices that can shift school climate from a behavior management lens to a proactive support lens
  • The basics of creating a sustainable implementation plan customized for your school
  • This training is not an introduction to The Zones of Regulation; attendees should have background knowledge of Zones concepts and curriculum from the Basic or Comprehensive Training prior to attending​
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Adolescent Adaptations Training

1.25 clock hours

NEW! ON-DEMAND TRAINING – Pre-recorded session viewable anytime (60 day access)

The Zones of Regulation is proud to offer Adolescent Adaptations, a new extension training specifically for sharing The Zones with teens and tweens.

You will learn:

  • Best practices and regulation tools geared toward this unique age group
  • How to adapt The Zones language and resources for tweens and teens
  • Implementation tips for secondary school settings
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Zone Your Home: Parent/Caregiver Training

2 hour, 2.0 clock hours

Live Training

This Zones of Regulation training session highlights the basics of using The Zones in your home.

You will learn:

  • How to understand regulation and ways to support it
  • A basic understanding of The Zones of Regulation
  • Hands-on, easy-to-use strategies for using The Zones at home
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Meet the Trainers

Our team is ready to provide a dynamic, engaging, and meaningful learning experience.

Leah Kuypers MA. ED, OTR/L​

Zones Creator

As the creator and author of The Zones of Regulation, Leah desires to teach others the skills and strategies needed to utilize the framework to foster regulation and emotional control. Her work has been enthusiastically received by hundreds of thousands of people around the world, with over 300,000 copies of The Zones of Regulation book having been sold. She is passionate about supporting others on their quest of helping our youth build the life-long skill of regulation.

Elizabeth Sautter M.A. CCC​

Zones Collaborative Trainer

Elizabeth Sautter, M.A. CCC, is a licensed speech and language pathologist and social-emotional coach. She is the co-owner of Communication Works, a private practice offering speech, language, and social support in California. She is the author of Make Social and Emotional Learning Stick and developer of Make it Stick Parenting, an online course for parents of neurodivergent children (elizabethsautter.com). Elizabeth works closely with The Zones of Regulation team as a Collaborative Trainer and has co-authored The Zones of Regulation Storybook Series and games.

Emily Walz M.S. ED

Zones Director of Instruction and Trainer

Emily Walz is a licensed Special Education Teacher (M.S.Ed) with 15 years of teaching experience working with learners in New York City and the Minneapolis/St Paul metro area. As an Implementation Specialist, Emily consults with schools and districts across the US and abroad to successfully incorporate The Zones framework into their setting.

It is highly recommended that you have easy access to The Zones of Regulation book before registering for training. Questions about purchasing the book and other Zones printed materials should be directed to Social Thinking.

Questions?

Questions for our team before you register? See our extensive FAQ or contact us. If you would like to request a training outside of the scheduled training dates, please fill out the training request form.

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