Training for Schools

The SATRI team has been providing quality training to local agencies and school districts for over 20 years. Our trainers are subject matter experts with extensive experience working with children and families. Training curricula is customized to the specific strengths and challenges that exist in each agency, organization, district, or school. SATRI subject matter experts are constantly developing curricula to meet the changing needs of our clients.

SATRI Continuing ed

CTLE Opportunities

Parsons Child and Family Center, a member agency of Northern Rivers Family Services, is recognized by the New York State Education Department as an approved sponsor of Continuing Teacher and Leader Education for classroom teachers, school leaders, and teaching assistants. #23580.

CLICK HERE for a schedule of approved courses that are available for CTLE Credit Hours. 

The trainings are held at the SATRI Building, 60 Academy Road Albany, NY 12208.  

A $10 fee will be applied to cancelations within 48 hours of the training. For more information on our cancelation policy please see end of this page. Print and mail form for PO and Check payments.

If you would like to schedule additional trainings at your district please contact Lauren Ford at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Additional topics may include, but are not limited to, Trauma Informed Care, Meeting Facilitation, Understanding Residential Care for School Personnel, Bullying, and Human Trafficking.  Trainings may be customized to meet individual needs.  

Therapeutic Response

A behavioral de-escalation and early intervention program customized specifically to the needs of school districts. This two-day training, uses evidence based practices and the extensive experience of our master trainers, to assist the broad array of personnel dedicated to teaching children and youth. Full training includes training in Handle with Care physical restraint techniques.  

Therapeutic Response Full Dates (8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. both dates)

March 4 & 5, 2019

August 29 & 30, 2019

December 10 & 11, 2019

Therapeutic Response Recertification (8:30 a.m-12:30 p.m.)

February 25, 2019

May 3, 2019

September 27, 2019

November 21, 2019

To register for Therapeutic Response email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Clients Include:
Albany City Schools
Capital District YMCA
Greenville Central Schools
South Colonie Central Schools
University at Albany