Developed by one of the most recognized and awarded home staging professional in the country, Kristie Barnett, The Decorologist, Expert Psychological Staging® is the best home staging training available.

Psychological Staging® is a unique, scientific system of home staging that focuses on the psychological processes of both the buyer and the seller. Based on the science of visual perception and emotional attachment its application maximizes the selling potential of properties in a way that benefits sellers and real estate professionals alike.

Now you can learn this method from Kristie and become a high-caliber professional home stager. Her course also provides the most highly-specific training in furniture/decor arrangement and paint color in the home staging industry.

This online training course is a streamlined, no-fluff Real Estate Staging Association® (RESA®) accredited program. This intensive training course will teach you a completely innovative kind of home staging and you up to confidently apply advanced Psychological Staging® techniques to any residential property. The course includes pricing, marketing, and business training for your staging career. Walk through a variety of photo/video scenarios that help you better understand how to conduct staging consultations and carry out effective occupied, vacant, and vacation rental staging.

“You are an amazing teacher and your knowledge on paint and staging in general are impressive to say the least! One of the most engaging, honest, and informed teachers I have ever trained with! I am beyond honored to now have this designation and say that I trained under you.  Thank you for everything.”
Courtney SchomburgInhance IT! Home Staging, Vice President and former RESA® National Board Member

“I spent a good deal of time researching different options for staging certification. I am SO glad I chose Kristie Barnett, The Decorologist! It was worth every penny. Kristie truly desires to arm you with all the information and knowledge needed to succeed in this industry. I learned so much and feel very confident now moving forward and starting my own staging business. Really enjoy the ongoing support we receive from Kristie. I have confidence I’ve learned from the BEST!”
Paige BraswellPaige Braswell Interiors

“Taking Kristie’s EPS™ course was the best decision I made to move my home staging business forward!  It very skillfully addresses furniture placement, color, architecture, and helping potential buyers emotionally attach to a home. Kristie’s background in psychology sets this course apart, and her funny and engaging teaching style makes this very information-packed course a delight! The ongoing support I receive from Kristie has been invaluable to my business!”
Kimberly Hume

“I loved every single minute of this class and have found my complete passion. I always wanted to find a way to combine my design talents & schooling with helping others and now I have! The Decorologist class was AMAZING. I learned so much and she really reinforced my confidence in my other design abilities. Loved learning the massive differences in design & staging. Totally different goals for each. Now I can do either. I love it!!”
Amanda Carlson, Anthem Collective

“I took this class from Kristie. I had a GREAT TIME and learned SO MUCH!!! Don’t know how I would have started my home staging business without the confidence I got from being a certified EPS™ and all the continuing help from Kristie and the other EPS™ stagers on our EPS™ Facebook page!  TAKE THIS CLASS!!! You will be VERY glad that you did!”
Maggie Settler, Pittsburgh Staged Homes

“I am so thankful you offer this course. What would take me years to learn on my own – or even with someone else – I learned in 3 days! I loved the class part, learning everything in such a clear, fun way. Kristie is a wonderful educator.”
– Haley Jordan

“I loved all of the useful information and especially the teacher. We covered so much, but it was not overwhelming because it was all applicable. I feel very confident and know that if I have questions, there is great ongoing support!”
-Jennifer Durenberger, Design & Dwell Interiors

“Thank you! You are the fairy godmother of Stagers!”
Angel Rodenbeck, Spyglass Realty and Investments, LLC

“Attending EPS™ training was the best decision I could have made as I start my home staging business! Kristie is so genuine and open about sharing her experiences and provided all the tools and advice needed to hit the ground running. The exclusive access to the EPS™ private Facebook page is invaluable. I left EPS™ training confident, inspired and excited for the future of my staging business! Thanks for sharing your energy and expertise, Kristie! It is such a privilege to have you as a mentor.”                    –Maura De Raedt, Property Collective 


“Kristie’s class was such informative and fun experience! I’ve done a couple online courses in Staging and this was by far the best way to learn. Thank you Kristie! I’m so thankful I did it!”
Robin Bailey

“In an attempt to school myself on home staging, I’ve watched many current HGTV shows. But there lacked a consistency in rules and reasons for said rules. When I took Kristie Barnett’s Psychological Staging® course, I was BLOWN AWAY. She has answers to why you do everything. It all makes sense, it all works. I learned everything I wanted and needed.”
Kathy Marrou  

“I can’t say enough good things about this course!! Kristie’s Expert Psychological Staging® course was so informative and really gave me the confidence to jumpstart my staging career. I loved every second of my experience in the course and highly recommend to anyone thinking about staging career. Thank you for all you do and for sharing your wealth of knowledge, Kristie!!”
Anna Laura Haltom, Century 21

“Full of information and really exceeded all my expectations. The material provided is perfect for reviewing and for using with clients as well. I feel confident and ready to start my new business!”
Shirley Borloz, SB Signature Staging

Kristie Barnett is the real deal! Whether you’re an established stager or a newbie to the business you will walk away from the Decorologist® Expert Psychological Staging® course with sheer determination! Kristie is an exceptional teacher! Her passion, sincerity and unparalleled career experience shines throughout this detailed course. I’m so happy I made the decision to take the leap and learn from the best.”
Jenny Mullen

“This course was beyond amazing!!!! I can’t rave enough and am so thankful to have been able to learn from Kristie. She’s the BEST OF THE BEST!”
-Ashley Truitt, The Humes Group

“I truly believe I made the best decision as to which course to take. I could have easily taken one in my city, but this just felt right to me – and it was! I feel much more confident now having this training. Ready to hit the ground running!”
Brandi Hinson, Elizabeth Cole Staging

“I am eternally grateful for your class. These paint consultations are amazing with the tools you provided us with. My clients have all been wowed by how easy I make the process of picking paint colors. Life changing! Thank you, thank you, thank you!”
Bridget Routt, Bluffs & Blvd


“This course is chocked full of information that will enable (and inspire!) you to start or grow your home staging business. I have already recommended this course to several friends!”
Melanie Miller

You’ll receive the best home staging training
from a RESA® accredited program, 
which includes:

  • 665 slides of home staging instruction, instructional videos, and photos of before/afters of course concepts
  • A comprehensive 200-page training manual filled with Psychological Staging® techniques and information about starting or growing your staging business
  • Business templates and examples for consultations, recommendations, bids and contracts
  • Exclusive Psychological Staging® SuperNeutrals Kit, which includes The Decorologist® best neutral samples for home staging. Samples are custom-painted on 12×12 SmallWall® sample boards for you to use in staging consultations to confidently choose the perfect paint colors for your clients.
  • Custom, fully-scripted PowerPoint presentation for Realtors to promote your business. Just add your headshot and you’re ready to prove to agents why Psychological Staging® is the right choice.
  • Custom Expert Psychological Staging® press release and certification diploma
  • Psychological Staging: Home Staging Secrets of The Decorologist, the best home staging book for professionals on the market
  • Benjamin Moore® paint color fan decks
  • Exclusive EPS™ discounts on all Decorologist® courses and workshop videos.
  • Personalized design of Social Media Promotional Cards to promote your business
  • One year mentoring via private Facebook group for EPS™ graduates.
  • Referrals as a Decorologist® Approved Stager in the Expert Psychological Staging® Directory

The Expert Psychological Staging® online course is the best home staging training available to make you rise above the competition in today’s real estate market!