Historical Scan

Launch a new beginning by re-storying the past

A key method of any Certified ToP Facilitator.

This method is required to become an ICA Certified ToP Facilitator (CTF).


The manual is downloadable in this self-directed course.

Theory is expanded through readings and videos of classroom lectures and interaction during in-person courses. These videos remain available for a year.


There are videos of instructors and participants using the tools in simulated case studies. This demonstrates best practice use of the tools and methods. These videos remain available for a year.

Stages, steps and procedures of each advanced tools are explained in detail.


This self directed course includes examples of products from actual clients as pictures, PDFs or powerpoints, so you know what can be achieved. These are downloadable.


The course includes assignments that help build confidence in your use of the tools and methods. Assignment can be done by yourself, or with a group you convene on your own for enhanced learning.

Your assignments can be uploaded to receive comments from ICA instructors or facilitators. You can contact them for further explanation. 


Bring closure to the past for communities and groups

  • Facilitate full appreciative reflection on ALL things, joyful and traumatic
  • Discern turning points for the group, when things began to shift
  • Involve all parties, including diverse groups and ages

Build a common story that empowers with meaning

  • Generational reflection encompassing decades or centuries
  • Build respect for all effort
  • Create a story as a foundations to launch new initiatives
  • Enable healing between factions and groups

Prepare for all types of planning

  • Discern trends that are forcing change
  • Generate learning to carry forward
  • Set the groundwork for visioning and future orientation.
  • Excellent for evaluation and mid-course correction.


Who is it For?

Key Methods Taught


Available Options:

Date Location Price
self paced online $250.00