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Continuing Education, Groups for Therapists, Meetings, Seminars, Workshops

Community Institute for Psychotherapy is excited to announce an upcoming class for professionals: THE MEANING AND VALUE OF SUFFERING IN JUNG'S PSYCHOLOGY. Presented by Bryan Wittine, PhD, LMFT, and Maria Ellen Chiaia, PhD, LMFT. Date: Saturday, November 3, 2018. Time: 10 am - 2 pm, Location: Community Institute for Psychotherapy, 1330 Lincoln Avenue, Suite 201, San Rafael, CA 94901. Cost: $75 early registration up to 10 days prior to seminar, $85 after. CIP Member Discounts: $50 early registration up to 10 days prior to seminar, $60 after. CEs: 4 CEs for LMFs, LCSWs, and 4 CEs for Psychologists* *Community Institute for Psychotherapy is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Community Institute for Psychotherapy maintains responsibility for this program and its content. For more information, please visit the Professional Development page on our website at, or call (415) 459-5999 ext. 101.    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 24th 2018)

Friday, 8/10/18 9:15-12:30 pm Livermore "THE BODY KEEPS THE SCORE," Brainspotting: A Brain Based Trauma Therapy That Works! with Lisa Larsen, LMFT and Tom Rohrer, PhD, LMFT. Announced by Mary Kennard, EB-WAAT continuing education chair, director of Anthropos Counseling Center, event host.   http://    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 24th 2018)

INTEGRATIVE COUPLES THERAPY CONSULTATION GROUP, openings in group that meets every other Wednesday from 9-10 a.m. Dedicated to working with and enhancing skills with couples. An integrated approach using systems, psychodynamic, EFT, object relations and more. PLEASE NOTE: You may present an individual with a relationship issue. Email or call 916-446-6257 for more information and a cost-free get acquainted meeting. Sally Weiler has been practicing and consulting about couples therapy for over 35 years.    (Ad expires:  Monday, August 27th 2018)

CBT Consultation Group with W. Keith Sutton, Psy.D. 9/7/18-2/1/19 Fridays 1-2pm. Limited to 3 participants. Dr. Sutton will discuss, use role play, and present cases to develop experience using CBT.    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 31st 2018)

EFT Consultation Group with W. Keith Sutton, Psy.D. 9/14/18-2/8/19 Fridays 1-2pm. Limited to 3 participants. Dr. Sutton will discuss, use role play, and present cases to develop experience using EFT.    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 31st 2018)

INTEGRATIVE COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPY- with W. Keith Sutton, Psy.D. September 21st, 10am - 5pm.Significant empirical research has demonstrated its effectiveness with issues such as depression, anxiety, substance abuse, phobias, panic disorder, OCD, ADHD, and other issues. This theory behind CBT provides a structure for a number of interventions culled from a variety of theoretical sources, which include DBT, Schema Therapy, ACT, Prolonged Exposure, Exposure with Response Prevention, EMDR, Narrative Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, and others.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, September 6th 2018)

ONLINE COURSES to MEET SUPERVISION & LAW/ETHICS BBS REQUIREMENTS. Approved for CAMFT CERTIFIED SUPERVISOR PROGRAM Part I,III. May be applied to EITHER Law/Ethics OR Supervision requirements--Culturally Relevant Supervision:Ethical Practice 6CEU $62, Self-disclosures & Supervision:Ethical Considerations 6CEU $62 and Law, Ethics & Supervision: The Use of Authority 6CEU $62. Meets the BBS Supervision requirement-Clinical Supervision Basics:Obstacles to Learning & Teaching 6CEU $62 and 5 Ways to Expand the Clinical Dialogue in Therapy & Supervision 6CEU $62 Ricki Boden LCSW, LMFT CEP#56659    (Ad expires:  Monday, September 17th 2018)

INTRODUCTION TO SANDPLAY TRAINING IN SAN FRANCISCO, 18 CE, January 11-13, 2019, 10am-5:30pm. If you're curious about sandplay therapy, come and learn the basics in an intimate, experiential group near the Marina. It's always a fun weekend. Learn to set up your own sandplay collection, understand clinical and symbolic concepts, and begin using sandplay in your practice. Linda Cunningham, PhD, MFT, Certified Sandplay Therapist-Teacher, author of SANDPLAY AND THE CLINICAL RELATIONSHIP. 415-346-6363. For more info and other sandplay trainings: (CE Provider 017288)    (Ad expires:  Monday, September 24th 2018)

N.Bay/N.Coast: SEBASTOPOL: CASE CONFERENCE WORKSHOP FOR PSYCHO-DYNAMIC ORIENTED THERAPISTS- The class,led by psychoanalyst Nancy Levine-Jordano,PsyD, will include didactic material and case presentations. We will focus on object relations theory and psychoanalytic psychotherapy treatment. The group will be limited to 7 participants - six weekly meetings, begins Friday, October 12;time 1-2:30; cost $375/6 weeks. Please call/write me for details. (510)393-8024 T NANLEVJOR2@ATT.NET       (Ad expires:  Wednesday, September 19th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: INTEGRATIVE COUPLES THERAPY CONSULTATION GROUP, new group forming for therapists who are newer to couples therapy and want to increase skill and mastery. Group will meet every other week in Midtown Sacramento, cost $50 per session. Time to be determined. You may present an individual with a relationship issue as an alternative to presenting a couple. Please contact Sally Weiler, or call 916-446-6257 for information and to schedule a cost-free get acquainted meeting.    (Ad expires:  Monday, August 27th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Consultation in Action for Mental Health Providers: An experiential group using drama therapy / creative arts for consultation and personal growth. Designed to give mental health providers the opportunity to: create meaningful connections with peers and share in depth experiential consultation; nurture personal and professional growth; expand your repertoire of creative / experiential techniques. Dates: Sunday, August 19, 3-5 PM: Sunday, September 16, 3-5 PM (participants may attend one or both groups). $50 per session. Groups take place at 2775 Cottage Way, Suite 39, Sacramento, 95825    (Ad expires:  Wednesday, August 29th 2018)

Educational, Self-Help and Therapy Groups for Patients

(Please note: Group leaders may or may not be state-licensed therapists. If you are seeking a group run by a state-licensed therapist you should request the facilitator's license number and check it out through the licensing board.)

Turbo Boost clients recovery. LifeSTAR Sacramento is an outpatient treatment program for individuals/couples adversely affected by compulsive sexual behaviors. We offer a weekend intensive starting Fri Aug 24th, 6:30-9:30PM and Sat Aug 25, 8:30-5:30PM. Our workshop is psycho-educational and specifically designed to provide a structured recovery road map for sobriety and stabilization strategies for the negative impact of relational trauma on partners. The program is facilitated by(CSAT) Certified Sexual Addiction therapists and provides clients/couples with an integrative treatment model including workbook materials with emphasis on CBT, Attachment, Carnes 30 Tasks of Recovery, Brene Brown Shame Resiliency, Mindfulness and Couples EFT Attachment Model. Clients need an assessment or referral to participate. For more info and case consultation contact Leslie Haws,LMFT,CSAT. Email us at or call Kevin Phillips Exec. Dir. (916)728-5433    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 24th 2018)

Daring Way Workshop for Men & Women. 3 Day Weekend Intensive 10/12/18-10/14/18 (Fri 6-9 pm; Sat. 8-5; Sun 8-3) Based on the work of Dr. Brene Brown, come explore issues of vulnerability, courage, shame and shame resilience skills, self-compassion, empathy & connection. Explore what gets in the way of, and re-claim your authenticity! Workshop includes Personalized Manual, Workbook, Experiential Exercises, Continental Breakfast, Snacks & Lunch provided both days. Early bird registration if paid in full by Sept. 12th Learn to Show Up, Be Seen & Live Braver Lives! Contact Judy (916) 783-3420 or e-mail    (Ad expires:  Monday, September 3rd 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Taming Trauma Triggers is a very successful Workshop for Partners wanting support and strategies for healing the negative effects of Relational Betrayal Trauma. The workshop is on August 18th from 9-5pm. Facilitated by Leslie Haws, LMFT #36717, CSAT, Clinical Director(Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist and Partner Specialist). Materials and lunch are provided. The curriculum is designed to target and reduce trauma related triggers, empower healthy boundary setting and provide support in a safe environment. Cost is $300 for the workshop. For more information, call (916) 728-5433 or email website    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 24th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: WOMEN AND AGING, new group forming for older women who want to explore the many facets of aging in a supportive environment. Group will meet weekly in Midtown Sacramento, 8 week commitment, fee $60 per meeting. Please call Sally Weiler, LCSW at 916-446-6257 or email for more information and to schedule a cost-free get acquainted meeting. Time to be determined.    (Ad expires:  Monday, August 27th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Positive Living: Support Group for HIV+ Gay Men Recently diagnosed with HIV? Long-term survivor? Join this bi-monthly support group for HIV+ gay men for discussions on living with HIV, treatment, relationships, sex, disclosure, and more while experiencing support and connection in a safe, accepting, environment with others with similar life experiences. New group now forming for the Fall. Meets every other Tuesday from 6:30pm-8pm in Midtown. $50.00 per session. For more information or to schedule a free intake contact Dr. Rick Grant-Coons at 916-572-9442 or    (Ad expires:  Thursday, September 13th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: DIVORCE OPTIONS WORKSHOP: Community service workshop educates men/women/partners about legal, financial, family issues of divorce. 2nd Sat./mo:8-1pm. Cost at the door: $45. Visit website for location in Sacramento, Folsom, Roseville, Davis. Sponsored by Sacramento Collaborative Practice Group. (916)863-9777.    (Ad expires:  Wednesday, February 27th 2019)

For Sale
Offices For Rent

E.Bay: Fully furnished psychotherapy office. $245/mo for one day per week OR $400/mo for two days per week. Available:Fri, Sat, Sun, & Mon. Additional days over two available at a discount. FREE Off-street parking and internet access for therapists. Ground floor with direct access to staff-only kitchen and restroom. Located in Oakland in Pill Hill area near Summit Hospital. Congenial and diverse colleagues; opportunities for referrals. One block off Telegraph Ave bus line and walkable from Bart. Contact me for more info or in-person viewing.    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, August 21st 2018)

E.Bay: Therapy Office Sublet in Oakland Grand Lake Area. Charming space for adults and teens. Wed & Fri. $425. Spacious lobby, kitchen, and security system.    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 31st 2018)

E.Bay: Small office, nicely furnished, ADA accessible, in Albany for sublease. Available on Mondays, Wednesdays 130/mo each and Sundays $60/mo, discount for 2-3 days. Off street. e-mail for details.    (Ad expires:  Monday, September 3rd 2018)

E.Bay: Spacious, warmly decorated office located at 2127 Ashby Ave in Berkeley. Reserved parking spot, private waiting area for clients, two separate entrances/exits, and wheelchair accessible from one entrance. Secure code/entrance. Close to public transportation, the University, cafe's, and restaurants. Ideal office for therapists and psychiatrists. Office available all day on Saturdays for $200/month. Includes parking spot, utilities, WiFi, cleaning, and filtered drinking water.    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, September 11th 2018)

N.Bay/N.Coast: Psychotherapy space to share/sublet in downtown San Rafael. Neutral warm tones. Can comfortably seat 6-8 clients plus therapist. Stressless therapist chair. Building access 24 hrs, quiet shared hallway waiting area with other therapists on floor, staff kitchen, public restroom. Utilities included, wifi for additional fee. $175/midweek day/mo, $125/weekend day/mo. Not ADA accessible. Please email if interested.    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, August 28th 2018)

N.Bay/N.Coast: Join a friendly group of psychotherapists at 605 B Street in San Rafael. The furnished office is in a Victorian house, easy access to 101 and walking distance to downtown. Nice waiting room, garden entrance, all utilities, wi-fi, parking, wheelchair access, kitchenette, tea and water service, cleaning included in rent. Office is available on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays for $225 each day. Please call (415)456-8007 or email Elizabeth Scott for more information and pictures. We would love to have you join us!       (Ad expires:  Wednesday, September 5th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: We are subleasing 2 fully furnished offices in Elk Grove (I-5 side), perfect for Therapy and Counseling services. The office is located in a small suite, with a lobby. The office comes with a locking cabinet for files and access to internet at additional costs. This space is available starting August 1st, days are flexible. Office # 1 is currently available Tuesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, with some flexible part days during the week for $75 dollars per day, for the month. It's 10ft by 11ft ft (i.e 3 days a weeks, 225 a month). Office # 2 is currently available Wednesday through Sunday, with some flexibility for part days $100.00 per day (i.e 3 days a week $300 per month). Discounts are provided for 9 months or longer leases, there is also options to negotiate space usage. it's 11ft by 14 feet. Deposit required is one month rent,and 1st month rent. Please contact Brandy at 916 647-9072 or email if you are interested.    (Ad expires:  Monday, August 20th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Elk Grove. Laguna West location. Full service, well-furnished psychotherapy office available Thursday through Sunday (or any combination of those days). This is a busy counseling practice with several therapists from multiple disciplines ( MD, PhD, PsyD, LCSW, MFT and LAADCr). There is a large, comfortable waiting area, ADA, bathroom, kitchen, play therapy tools and materials. Practice meeting every 2 months. Friendly, collaborative atmosphere. Cost is $230 each month for 2 days a week and less per month if more days are rented per week as part of agreement. Housekeeping service included. Please contact Jeffrey Henigan, LAADCr at (916) 801-3315.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, August 23rd 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Fully Furnished Play & SandTray Therapy Room in Pocket Area at Florin and Greenhaven. Suite has 2 offices w/ large waiting room, microwave and minifridge, wifi, alahambra water - bathrooms across the hall. office is about 10×14. And comes fully furnished with LOTS of play & sand tray therapy toys, desk & bookcase. Filing cabinets & storage, printer and fax available Lots of parking. Waterfall in atrium area of office complex. Rates are $100 per day of the week per month. (ie working Mondays is $100 a month) and $50 per half day (morning until 1pm or 1pm to night)    (Ad expires:  Friday, August 24th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Office sublet available in downtown Sacramento 11th and H St. Beautifully and artistically decorated office in an upcycled multiuse building. Available M,T, and weekends. $145/day with own parking spot. please call Kimberlie at 530-587-6941 or email at       (Ad expires:  Friday, August 24th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Beautiful office available to rent immediately in prime downtown Sacramento location. This is an independent in-law unit in back of a private home recently renovated for office use. The 700 sq. ft. Includes 2 separate rooms, kitchen and bath and is fully furnished, decorated and ready to go. It is a warm,comfortable and inviting private space with a stunning entry patio. $100 per day. Availability is Monday to Thursday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm or 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm ( schedule negotiable). 650-208-8659. Email for more info/ photos:       (Ad expires:  Monday, August 27th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Full Medical Office, Reception Room, Reception Office, Nurses Station, 1 Procedure Room, 2 Treatment rooms, (can be used as third Treatment room for a total of 4) Private Doctors Office, Two Bathrooms, Storage Closet, Computer Closet, Fully equipped with cabinets at almost every station. Fully Handicapped accessible building, Office and parking. Approx. 1500 square feet, 3100/month, 2 year lease required, two 5 year options available. Suitable for Dentist, Orthodontist, Chiropractic, MD, Optometrist, or any other medical professional. Won't last long - $100k in in improvements were done in 2000. Nevada City, California. Contact owner to see: 530-477-7999 Zora Biagini. Join your professional colleagues. 9 units in this complex, occupied mainly by Chiropractic, Therapists and PHD's. This Medical Office was previously used by two MD's and their staff.       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, August 28th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Therapist Office for Rent, Two Offices 1 available! Waiting Room, Custom Coat Closet, Handicapped Bathroom, Suite 12, The Carriage House, 590 Searls Avenue, Nevada City, California 95959. Handicapped accessible, programmable A/C and Heat, Beautifully remodeled. It's gorgeous. $750.00 per month, 1 year lease required. Contact Owner, Zora Biagini at (530) 477-7999. Last tenants were two therapists.       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, August 28th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Two full-time offices in the Land Park Professional Building. Join like minded professionals in charming Spanish style building dedicated to the healing arts.Conveniently located just minutes from downtown..       (Ad expires:  Wednesday, August 29th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Davis sublet available in sunny, roomy, and beautifully decorated downtown office Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays. Weekends also available with the possibility of Wednesdays as well. Office Building is inhabited primarily by therapists: has two waiting rooms, internet and a shared kitchen. Rent is just $110 per day/month. Call or email Jill if you are interested and I'd be happy to send you photos and/or show you the space. 916-678-0972.       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, September 4th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Nice private office and waiting area, easy parking on University Avenue near Howe Ave. Mon-day and evening & Tuesday's until 4pm. $280/month, $160 for 1 day.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, September 6th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: E. Sac fully furnished and welcoming therapist office for sub-lease.Waiting room.ADA compliant.Near Sac State. Fri/Sat/Sun open.Possible weekdays.Please email for price and photos. Very reasonable.       (Ad expires:  Thursday, September 6th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Large (14 x 18) furnished office in 3-room suite w/ shared furnished lobby. Office has great natural light--skylight and two windows with lovely view of Fair Oaks Park. Excellent location on the corner of Madison and Fair Oaks--next to Starbucks--in professional building next to Fair Oaks Park and the library. Office amenities include janitorial, HVAC, utilities, and wifi. Lobby has kitchenette with sink, small fridge, and microwave. Ample parking. Available Saturdays starting 9/10/17 for $150/month. Contact Jen for info or pics at 916-276-7709.    (Ad expires:  Saturday, September 8th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: Wednesday and Thursday available for $183/month. There are 2 offices in one suite. Includes: waiting room, kitchenette, therapist bathroom in-suite, client bathroom in lobby, file room, cleaning service, wifi internet, and utilities. Five individual therapists are established and share space in this suite. Address: 2322 Butano Drive, suite 109, Sacramento 95825. Call/text/email to set up time to see the space. Mary Huarte PsyD (916) 802-3603       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, September 11th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: My East Sac office space is available sublet all day Sun & Mon and Wed evenings 4pm-8pm for $250 a month! Space has lrg windows, approx 200 sq ft, wifi & waiting area.Email me:    (Ad expires:  Thursday, September 13th 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: I have 18 private offices dedicated to therapists in two locations in Sacramento down town area. With ever changing needs, I usually have one or two available. Some full ADA compliant, others on second floor. Offices fully serviced. Move in incentives available. Call Jim 916-443-7856 OR 916-531-2801.       (Ad expires:  Wednesday, November 14th 2018)

SanFrancisco: Quiet, comfortable Hayes Valley second floor office available for sublet all day Mondays ($250) Recently renovated Edwardian building, convenient to public transportation, restaurants. Kitchenette, wi-fi, double waiting room, small sunny deck. Use of printer/copier/fax included. Leave message at 415-346-8186 ext. 0.       (Ad expires:  Thursday, August 30th 2018)

SanFrancisco: Quiet psychotherapy office available for rent at 870 Market St (Flood Building) on the 8th floor that is fully furnished and includes A/C, microwave, refrigerator and storage in a suite of four offices. $310/day for Fridays, $150/day for all mornings (except Wednesdays) during the week until 12:00pm, and $200/day for weekend days.    (Ad expires:  Wednesday, September 5th 2018)

SanFrancisco: Seeking Trauma-Informed Practitioners to Join An Integrative Private Practice Setting In the Heart of the Castro. I am expanding an existing private practice setting to create an integrative healing space for clients who suffer the aftermath of trauma. I am looking for a Naturopath, Massage Therapist, Yoga Therapist, Integrative Psychiatrist, Cranial Sacral Practitioner, Feldenkrais Practitioner (or other similar modality). I already have 3 acupuncturists on site and 7 psychotherapists. 6 offices with 5 Year commercial leases are available in a centrally located Victorian building beginning October 1, 2018. Office rent ranges from $1,300 to $1750/mo. depending on size. Please pass this along to anyone who may be interested! Thanks so much!       (Ad expires:  Friday, September 7th 2018)

Offices Wanted

E.Bay: Associate MFT (AMFT #94256) working with Grateful Heart, seeking child-friendly sublet 1-2 days in Oakland, Berkeley, or Emeryville. Mo/Tu/We, afternoon into evening OK.    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, September 4th 2018)

Other Services/Miscellaneous

Intensive In-Home Family Treatment (IIFT), is a new family centered, home-based treatment model for high conflict families designed to stabilize a child or adolescent in the home without the need for hospitalization or residential care. IIFT is also appropriate when traditional outpatient therapy has not been able to effect positive change. The model is based in part on a Wraparound platform but with a number of unique, highly effective enhancements not found anywhere else including a novel use of in-home cameras. For more information or to refer a family to IIFT, please visit and to view a short video of an overview of IIFT, visit:    (Ad expires:  Thursday, August 30th 2018)

Positions Available

Sierra Treatment Center of Sacramento announces an internship opportunity in the treatment of eating disorders. This intensive training program combines didactic learning with clinical experiences including individual and family therapy, groups, and psychoeducational classes. This internship is designed for those who have graduated with a masters or doctorate degree in psychology, social work, counseling or marriage and family therapy and who want to specialize in the treatment of anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder. This internship includes: • Clinical supervision • Didactic learning experiences • Experiential activities • Clinical experiences This opportunity is suited for those wanting intensive training in the treatment of eating disorder with the intent of specialization once licensed. For more information please contact Dr. Tony Paulson at 916 850-9472 or    (Ad expires:  Monday, September 3rd 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: LICENSED CLINICAL THERAPIST POSITION - Licensed therapist (LMFT or LCSW) position open with growing counseling center. Start part-time with the possibility of working into full time. Seeking therapist to work with children, adolescents, couples and/or adults. Must be 2 years post licensure and must have after school hours/early evenings available. Great working environment in an office in Folsom. If interested please fax (916-987-9749) or email resume to Building Foundations Counseling Center, Inc.    (Ad expires:  Monday, September 3rd 2018)

Sac/N.Inland: LIONS HEART COUNSELING is hiring in Both Folsom and Sacramento. Looking for Licensed Clinical Social Workers or Psychologists. Preference given to clinicians with expertise in Meditation, CBT and EMDR and are paneled with Medicare and Optum/United Health. Willing to help develop clinical certifications and expertise and panel the right candidates. Send an email with your resume attached to apply. Qualified applicants will start with a phone interview.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, September 6th 2018)

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