Open-Hearted, Caring, and Innovative Trainer

Chris Burris, M.Ed, LMFT, LCMHCS, is a Clinical Consultant and Senior Lead Trainer for the Center for Self Leadership.

Chris has been a psychotherapist since 1989, working with diverse populations in community agencies, intensive residential centers, institutions of higher learning, and in private practice. 

He began training in the Internal Family Systems model in 1999 and is currently a Senior Lead Trainer for the Internal Family Systems Institute where he teaches Level 1, Level II, and Level III trainings and serves as a trainer and mentor for new IFS training staff. 

Announcing Chris’s New Book!

“Creating Healing Circles: Using the Internal Family Systems Model in Facilitating Groups”


Upcoming Workshops and Trainings

Podcasts Featuring Chris

Hear Chris talk about a variety of advanced IFS topics on these podcasts.