Matt Sticksl is a teacher, parent and Think:Kids CPS Certified Trainer in Collaborative Problem Solving® (CPS). He is currently teaching in a Student Services role in a K-9 school in Calgary. Prior to this, he taught for eight years in adolescent mental health and addiction treatment programs.
While working in a program partnership with Alberta Health Services, Matt was exposed to CPS as an approach to address challenging behaviours. After exposure, training, and seeing the effectiveness of CPS, he worked to become the only Certified Trainer in Western Canada. Over the last two years, Matt has delivered CPS training sessions for parents and professionals across Alberta. Visit newlightlearning.ca to learn more about Matt and his work.