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We are the international leader in Solution Focused training in applying this approach in therapy, counseling, coaching, coaching, leadership, team building and conflict resolution. BRIEF International’s training program, events and products are the most extensive in the world. Our focus is to not only provide you with information related to the Solution Focused Approach but…

In Service Training

The BRIEF International team has experience leading courses, workshops, organizational events and keynotes all around the world to audiences as small as 5 to as large as several hundred. These trainings have varied from 1 days events to 12 days intensives.   Our trainings are known for being invigorating, inspiring and innovative. Your audience will…

What is SFBT?

Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT) is an approach to therapy that was developed by Steve de Shazer and Insoo Kim Berg. While studying family therapy at the Mental Research Institute (MRI) in Palo Alto, CA, Steve de Shazer noticed that change was a constant in clients’ lives as a result of attending therapy. He focused on this…