some of our clients:
  • Johnson and Johnson
  • YPO
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • US Army
  • Air New Zealand
  • WB
  • Red Bull
  • Frito Lay
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Delta Airlines
  • bp

Become a Certified Trainer in 3 Months

The Certified Optimal Thinking Trainer Program provides personal and professional optimization education. The program empowers you to be your best in any circumstance.

Rosalene Glickman, Ph.D., creator and author of Optimal Thinking, developed this program during 27 years of research. The Certified Trainer Program deploys information from her international best-selling Optimal Thinking book. The program also incorporates her Optimal Thinking programs, seminars, and technologies.

become a certified optimal thinking trainer

The Certified Trainer Program provides a road map for optimization competency, and living life to the fullest. You learn how to :

Certified Trainers can also sell the entire line of Optimal Thinking seminars, products and services.

The Certified Optimal Thinking Trainer Program

This three-month comprehensive program takes place via web conferences. Divided into two parts, the program optimizes:

  • self-awareness
  • personal power
  • life skills
  • business solutions

By meeting our standards and requirements, you integrate skills to maximize your success. You deploy our proprietary optimization road maps within your Optimal Thinking training business. You draw on our organization for on-going support, career optimization, and training materials.

Certified Trainer Program Benefits

  • Optimize your motivation, talents, opportunities, resources, training skills, and time
  • Make the most of every moment
  • STOP yourself and others from settling for second best
  • Ask the best questions to invite the best solutions
  • Master your emotions and make the wisest decisions in tough situations
  • Develop unstoppable persistence to best achieve personal and professional goals
  • Set clear boundaries and minimize unwanted behaviors
  • Maximize your management and leadership abilities
  • Speak authentically and optimally in front of diverse groups
  • Inspire everyone around you — and bring out the best in them

Curriculum Overview

Part One: Personal Process

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No-one thinks optimally all the time. We are human and we all get off track from time to time. Even so, it is in your best interest to use Optimal Thinking as often as possible. This peak for of thinking gives you the best chance of achieving everything you want..

During the certification program, you learn how to gain instant access to your best self in any situation. You deploy three simple techniques to track your use of Optimal Thinking. You discover the key to employing this peak form of thinking consistently. You then explore the core beliefs that inhibit you from thinking optimally. These core beliefs stop you from accessing the full power of your mind and enjoying the best of life.

When you overcome self-limiting beliefs and behaviors, you can explore new exciting options. You can make decisions in your best interest and achieve the best possible results. You accept what is out of your control, and optimize what is within your control. You experience a journey of personal discovery, transformation and optimization.

During the Certified Trainer Program, you complete proprietary exercises to identify and resolve:

  • unfinished projects
  • relationships
  • financial issues
  • anything that compromises personal power and career success

When you experience the personal optimization process, you are fully present. You make choices that serve your best interest. You can explore and identify your ultimate life purpose. By aligning with this purpose, you create your optimal road map to live your best life. You create a SUPREME plan to support your best interests.

Part Two: Training, Consulting and Sales Skills

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You acquire procedures and tools and to empower others to experience their own optimization process. You deploy our optimization strategies with other participants. You learn the processes, skills and distinctions of an Optimal Thinking Trainer.

Upon successful completion of the program, you can develop a business that inspires

  • the highest achievement
  • maintains healthful boundaries
  • produces optimal results.

Program Structure and Time Investment


Optional and recommended:

Optimal Thinking Trainer Intensive Web Conferences (10 Three-Hour Sessions)

All program participants attend10 three-hour sessions via the internet. During the interactive program, you deploy Optimal Thinking in every circumstance. You gain the skills to optimize suboptimal thoughts, feelings and behaviors in seminar and coaching formats. You experience the optimization process in communications with yourself and others. You also learn about our range of Optimal Thinking seminars, products and services.

Time required: 10 half days via web conferences.


Rosalene Glickman PhDTwo 60-minute webinars each month, led by Dr. Glickman.

Time required: Two hours monthly for three months (six hours).


Individual follow-up assignments coincide with the two webinars each month.
Time required: One hour weekly for three months (12 hours).

Personal Consultation

Rosalene Glickman executive coaching

Personal consultation with Dr. Glickman.
Time required: One-hour sessions (1 hour).

The three-month Certified Optimal Thinking Trainer program offers training and experiential exercises. The schedule allows plenty of time for your daily activities.

Optimal Thinking Trainer Certification

Optimal Thinking Certified Trainer Certification

You must complete the Certified Optimal Thinking Trainer Program and qualification tests. You will then be eligible for certification as an Optimal Thinking Trainer for 24 months. You can create an Optimal Thinking training business with our standards and ethics. Once certified, you receive the following:

  • Permission to use select Optimal Thinking Trainer processes and materials in a training and coaching business
  • A posting of your profile and expertise on our website
  • Access to our online certified global community for sharing news, suggestions and business insights
  • The opportunity to join more Optimal Thinking training programs.

Program Schedule & Tuition

The Certified Optimal Thinking Trainer Program is a comprehensive training program. You will need to complete home assignments. The web conference schedule is as follows:

  • 10 initial three-hour video conference sessions
  • Bi-weekly one-hour web conferences
  • Scheduled individual coaching calls

Participants who complete the program will be eligible for the certification exam in three months.

 Tuition Fees

The tuition for the Certified Optimal Thinking Trainer Program is $6000. Only a limited number of applicants are approved for certification. To secure entry, you must submit a Confidential Application and your financial commitment.

This tuition covers actual training only. Long distance telephone charges are not included.

Official Cancellation Policy

  • We accept cancellations four days before the beginning of the program
  • The nonrefundable part of the Application Fee is $300.00
  • Entrants canceling after the cutoff period will be liable for the entire tuition fee

Note: This Certification Training Program is not an in-house corporate train-the-trainer program. Please contact us if your company is interested in an in-house Optimal Thinking Certified Trainer license.

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