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

94131 ONLINE COURSES to MEET SUPERVISION & LAW/ETHICS BBS NEW Jan.1,2022 REQUIREMENTS and CAMFT SUPERVISOR CERTIFICATION RENEWALS. Courses 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 CEPA#56659    (Ad expires:  Sunday, June 4th 2023)

94306 S.Bay: NATURE AS CO-THERAPIST: AN INTRODUCTION TO ECOTHERAPY (3CEUs) presented by Connie Habash, LMFT, Saturday, 3/18, 1-4:15pm at Hidden Villa, Los Altos. The goal of this program is for participants to be able to understand what Ecotherapy is, its benefits to clients, appropriate client populations to practice ecotherapy with, how to create a meaningful Ecotherapy experience, safety and legal concerns with Ecotherapy, and practical applications of Ecotherapy techniques indoors and outdoors. Experiential exercises in nature will be the focal point of this workshop.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, March 30th 2023)

94306 S.Bay: SOMATIC-IFS INFORMED YOGA & MOVEMENT: A MINI RETREAT FOR THERAPISTS (no CE credits), Friday, April 21, 2023, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Michael's at Shoreline, Mountain View, CA, presentated by Jaclyn Long, LMFT and LaDonna Silva, LMFT. Join us for a nourishing afternoon of self care with a Somatic-IFS informed yin yoga class, soothing music, gentle floor poses and then flow into authentic movement through a lyrical journey of moving with, remembering and reclaiming different aspects of yourself, your body and your inner life.    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, April 11th 2023)

94901 CIP Ongoing Psychoanalytic Case Consultation: Integrating Clinical Cases and Theory with Fred Rozendal, PhD Using cases that participants present, we will discuss the clinical implications for your work and relate it to psychodynamic theory as it provides insight into your clinical work. We will look both for a larger framework for your clients' development and for moment by moment change that will provide a greater sense of the clinical process taking place. When: Wednesdays 9:00 - 10:50 am weekly Where: Ongoing Group on Zoom Fee: $45 per week Please email to register.    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, March 28th 2023)

94901 In this workshop, Dr. Jennifer Kunst will provide an in-depth exploration of key concepts of psychoanalysis from the vantage point of the dynamic process of personality development, and bring these concepts to life through clinical case material, movie clips, poems and stories. DATE: March 25,2023"9am-4pm. LOCATION: Zoom Only. COST: CIP Members: $100 early registration 10 days prior to seminar; $120 after Non-Members: $130 early registration up to 10 days prior to seminar, $150 after CEs: 6 CEs for LMFTs, LCSWs, and 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    (Ad expires:  Monday, April 3rd 2023)

94901 Developments in Interventional Psychiatry: ECT, TMS, Psychedelic Medicine and the intersection with psycho-spiritual experience accessed through expanded states of consciousness - Kaila Compton, MD and Eleanor Woodward, MD. This seminar is an opportunity to hear from two psychiatrists from our community who are on the cutting edge of providing treatments including TMS, Ketamine and ECT. DATE: May 13, 2023"9am - 12pm. LOCATION: Zoom Only. COST: CIP Members: $75 early registration 10 days prior to seminar; $90 after, Non-Members: $100 early registration up to 10 days prior to seminar, $115 after. CEs: 3 CEs for LMFTs, LCSWs, and 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.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, April 6th 2023)

94901 The Lively Language of the Dreaming Mind - Meredith Sabini, PhD Using the "Anatomy of a Dream" protocol with dreams provided or brought in, this in vitro workshop offers the unique opportunity to discover that dreams can clarify a client's resilience, object relations, executive functions, and core conflicts. DATE: April 28, 2023 " 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm LOCATION: San Rafael Community Center COST: CIP Members: $75 early registration 10 days prior to seminar; $90 after Non-Members: $100 early registration up to 10 days prior to seminar, $115 after CEs: 4 CEs for LMFTs, LCSWs, and 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    (Ad expires:  Thursday, April 6th 2023)

94901 Raising Healthy Families is a free community educational series being held this March at the San Rafael Community Center and via Zoom, examining important issues facing many Marin families. Experts discuss mental health challenges, how to build resilience, self-esteem and parenting strategies for helping children cope and return to health. Co-hosted by the Marin County Office of Education. The Other Important Conversation: How to Talk with Kids About Online Pornography -Mark Edwards, LMFT Wednesday, March 1, 2023 6 pm - 8 pm Talking to Children & Adolescents about Suicide, Self-Harm and other Risk Behaviors - Dana Meeks, PhD Wednesday, March 8, 6 pm - 8 pm The Boy Crisis: Why our Sons are Struggling - and What We Can Do About It - Warren Farrell, PhD Wednesday, March 15, 6 pm - 8 pm "Acing Parent - Teen Partnership:" 5 Skills from Relationship Science to Optimize Adolescent Development - Amanda Mason, PsyD Wednesday, March 22, 6 pm - 8 pm    (Ad expires:  Thursday, April 6th 2023)

95616 Sac/N.Inland: CENTERING DANCE - Facilitated by a trauma-informed licensed psychologist and based in expressive arts therapeutic principles, this group wellness practice is a powerful adjunct to therapy and other personal growth efforts. Every 4th Tues of the month 7:30-9pm in Davis. Mindfulness + movement + music = supercharged self-care. No dance experience needed. First class is free for colleagues. Fee structure is self-selected pay-what-you-can. Come see if this is for you or your clients. More info at link.    (Ad expires:  Monday, April 10th 2023)

95670 Sac/N.Inland: The California Branch of the Association for Play Therapy Presents Restoring Hope to Youth in Play Therapy: Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention for Suicide​ Leslie Baker, MFT, NCC, GCT, Registered Play Therapist - Supervisor Mary Ruth Cross, MFT, NCC, Registered Play Therapist - Supervisor Saturday, 3/18/23 - 9:00am - 4:30pm PST 6 CEs In Person **This training fulfills the BBS requirement for Suicide Prevention CEs.**   http://    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, March 28th 2023)

95762 Revolutionize Your Intake & Treatment Plan Process with Lisa Larson, LMFT, on Zoom, August 18, 2023 9:00 - 5:30 PDT. Learn what they don't teach you in school. This course teaches step by step techniques for a very comprehensive intake process and treatment plan for each of your clients. The plan allows you to measure the client's progress throughout the process. With measurable goals you and your client will never be lost during treatment. Clients appreciate knowing you will be a warrior in helping them meet all of their deepest desires and goals. The objective of the process is to "graduate" your client and not keep them in perpetual therapy. The class provides access to intake forms, processes and tracking sheets which can be customized with your own practice. Techniques taught with PowerPoint lecture, discussion with Q & A, demonstrations and practicums. The course is also available via recording and you can then choose to attend the class if you wish at no additional cost.    (Ad expires:  Wednesday, August 16th 2023)

95819 Sac/N.Inland: ketamine 101 for Therapists: A talk from Catalyst Integration for Health on 4.19 at 7 pm. What is ketamine, what kind of clients might benefit, contraindications, etc. No fee to attend; RSVP required.    (Ad expires:  Sunday, March 26th 2023)

DBT FOR ALCOHOL AND DRUG ADDICTION with Laura Petracek, Ph.D., LCSW on Zoom, Friday, March 31st, 2023, 9am-12pm PDT. Dialectical Behavioral Therapy is a short-term and research-based therapeutic model that focuses on helping people to manage emotions that may be intense and painful. Applying DBT for alcohol and drug addiction helps build relationships to delve into and maintain a healthy state of mind while painting the daily commitment to stay clean and sober. Register at    (Ad expires:  Friday, March 31st 2023)

Trauma Therapy Training - Classes now online! - BRAINSPOTTING with Lisa Larson, LMFT and Founder of Pacific Counseling & Trauma Center. Phase 1 Classes Online: March 24 - 26, 2023 May 5 - 7, August 4 - 6, September 22 - 24 & November 10 - 12. - Phase 2 Classes Online: June 2 - 4, 2023 & October 20 - 22. Expansion Brainspotting: Online April 21 - 23, 2023 & December 1 - 3. Brainspotting offers people the opportunity to receive immediate and long-lasting relief from trauma, PTSD, anxiety, depression, OCD, grief, sports performance problems as well as relationship issues. Who can take Brainspotting? This training is available to all counselors, social workers, psychologists, addiction counselors and others in the healing professions with strong clinical backgrounds, as well as students and interns. Brainspotting is a great practice builder. For more information please email:    (Ad expires:  Wednesday, September 20th 2023)

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.)

94124 Now recruiting for 3 process groups beginning in May: Religious & Spiritual Trauma Processing Group (for clients deconstructing their faith or reconstructing life after religious experiences), Creatives & Makers Mental Health Group (for creative-type clients whose identity intersects with their work), and Social Media Processing Group (for clients with social media/process addictions or related anxiety). Offering teen, young adult, and adult groups for all three. $80 session, $300/month, $800/quarter. Use interest form or call/text 925-315-7947.    (Ad expires:  Monday, April 10th 2023)

95811 Sac/N.Inland: New women's group beginning spring 2023. In this women's group, we will create a safe space to explore and share our own stories and hear those of others. The group will meet in Midtown Sacramento on Tuesdays from 6pm-7:15pm. The cost is $75 per session. The leader of this group is Daisy Reese, LCSW. Daisy has been a trainer and consultant for over 30 years. She is a Certified Relational Gestalt Therapist with training in Jungian, Object Relations & Family Systems. Please contact Daisy Reese for more information 510-610-0562.       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, April 18th 2023)

ONLINE SELF-PACED BASIC MEDITATION AND BREATHWORK COURSE. Are you or your clients dealing with increased anxiety? Are the go-to tools not cutting it anymore? I believe we need a WHOLE BODY SOLUTION to anxiety. This course is designed to teach new holistic techniques, release pent up emotions, relax the mind and body, increase clarity, focus, self-love and compassion, all in less than 15 minutes per day. Great for you or your clients. http://    (Ad expires:  Monday, April 3rd 2023)

Sac/N.Inland: Lions Heart Relationship and Meditation Skills Practice Group. This is a group to help you learn and practice emotional regulation, effective communication, relationship building and meditation skills. Open Group Every other Wednesday Starting March 29th 6:15 - 7:30. Your first group is Free, following groups are $40. Registration thru    (Ad expires:  Thursday, April 6th 2023)

For Sale
Offices For Rent

94590 E.Bay: Vallejo Sublet: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays available. Take one or more days. $160/month per day. Office is located in a well-maintained office building in downtown Vallejo near Ferry Terminal. ADA compliant. Easy parking. Upgraded HVAC system provides quiet and efficient air circulation. Photos available. (707) 558-6730       (Ad expires:  Monday, April 24th 2023)

95630 Sac/N.Inland: Folsom Psychotherapy office share for lease. High-end building, 2500sq ft., suite with 7 offices. Available now. 1 interior beautifully furnished office. Rent is full service, including soundproofing, kitchen area, all business machines, high-speed internet, janitorial, large professionally decorated waiting room with electronic check-in system. Rent is $200/month for one day or $400/month for two days. Current days available: Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays. Please contact Bre Lymath at or (916) 237-7149 for more details.       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, March 28th 2023)

95661 Roseville office space in greater Sacramento area for rent: Located across from Heritage Oaks Hospital IOP program, a local psychiatrist, has an office available for healthcare professionals to lease at her private practice. The rent $650 includes utilities, internet, security alarm. The shared area includes a break room and patient waiting room. This office space is an inside office with no windows. The address is 1899 E. Roseville PKWY Ste.140, Roseville CA 95661. Please contact Dr. Yang at (916)797-0525 or email at       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, April 18th 2023)

95661 Sac/N.Inland: Beautifully furnished office in suite with three other therapists available for full time in Roseville. Waiting room, kitchen, utilities, janitorial services and good internet included. Close to highway 80. $650 dollars/month. Please text me (Marissa) if you are interested in seeing photos. (916)880-6340.    (Ad expires:  Wednesday, March 29th 2023)

95677 Sac/N.Inland: Rocklin office available. Rent is $450.00 + $53.67 for utilities. Wi-Fi is included. The office is located in a suite occupied by therapists. Contact Teresa at (916) 289-1190 or       (Ad expires:  Thursday, April 6th 2023)

95762 Sac/N.Inland: El Dorado Hills, furnished therapy room, sub-let, available. Business Park #2, 10x13 feet, big windows. Wait room, meditation room, break room (kitchenette), wifi. P/T 1-2 days a week available $150-275/month text or call 916-541-2681 Maria       (Ad expires:  Monday, April 17th 2023)

95811 Sac/N.Inland: We have a lovely office available for rent in our victorian psychotherapy office located in midtown Sacramento. This office space is located on the 3rd floor of the building and overlooks the balcony and street. The space is approximately 300 square feet and $695 per month. The office space is available in April 2023. Please contact our office manager Shila for more information 530-844-2803.       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, April 18th 2023)

95816 Sac/N.Inland: I have a beautiful office available on Saturday, and Sunday, Rent is $300 depending on how many days you plan to use the office. Located in Midtown Sacramento       (Ad expires:  Tuesday, March 28th 2023)

95816 Sac/N.Inland: Newly refurnished psychotherapy office on 2nd Floor of gate-secured building with large window overlooking Sutter's Fort in midtown. Available for Monday, Friday, Saturday, and Sundays for 150 per month/per day; reduced price for multiple or consecutive days. Includes parking in secured garage, internet, waiting area, and kitchen area. Also, shared copier, printer, and scanner.       (Ad expires:  Wednesday, March 29th 2023)

95816 Sac/N.Inland: Space available in Third Floor: Beautiful office. #306, 404sq ft, $1,200 Lots of light in a three-story professional office building. Available 7 days a week; including utilities, landscaping, security alarm, common kitchen area and two bathrooms with fast, reliable WiFi available. It has a prime location near I-80, transit, restaurants and businesses in Midtown Sacramento with heavy foot traffic. Parking garage and main medical center within walking distance. Street parking also available. Call today to schedule a showing.       (Ad expires:  Monday, April 10th 2023)

95816 Sac/N.Inland: Midtown therapist office available for sublet on Mondays. Fully furnished office & nice lobby. Includes wifi and access to staff kitchen. Street parking available for clients. $115/month. 916 807-0228       (Ad expires:  Wednesday, April 12th 2023)

95825 Beautiful second floor, windowed office space available on University Ave near Sacramento State. One full time office and one that you can rent by the day. The practice primarily focuses on treating adults and adolescents with eating disorders. However, clinicians with any specialty are welcome. The space is perfect for therapist, dietitians, or psychiatrists. Office includes spacious waiting area, kitchen, copier, internet, and water/coffee/tea. In addition, there is a gym and lap pool available to tenants at no additional cost. The practice is well establish and likely a source of referrals. For more information please contact Jacqueline at 916 899-8798 or    (Ad expires:  Tuesday, April 11th 2023)

95825 Sac/N.Inland: Looking for someone to take over my office lease beginning in or around June. I'm moving out of state and I have three years left on the lease to an amazing, recently remodeled, office with a private waiting room, large office, and smaller office in Arden off of Howe Ave. Almost 900 square feet in total. Plenty of parking and ADA accessible. Please contact me for more information. 916-572-9442    (Ad expires:  Monday, March 27th 2023)

Offices Wanted

95630 Sac/N.Inland: Looking to rent a child friendly office 1-2 days per week (weekends excluded) in the Folsom/EDH areas. I'm a psychologist and I work with children ages 12 and under. A little storage space would be great so I can leave my assessment kits at the office. BRANCH80@GMAIL.COM       (Ad expires:  Monday, April 10th 2023)

Other Services/Miscellaneous

95816 Consulting services for starting a private practice: As an LMFT, LPCC and owner of a private practice, I developed a consulting business to aid other clinicians in opening or expanding their own practices. Some of the services provided are practice management, marketing and promotion, managing insurance carriers, developing a referral pipeline, recruiting and supervising therapists and billing and cash flow. In today's market, it isn't enough to be a good psychotherapist - you need to be a business and marketing expert, too. Whether you are a new therapist first starting out or an experienced therapist that needs some help creating a marketing strategy for today's economy, I will get your business moving and improve your bottom line. I specialize in helping people improve their online marketing message and build their practice. I love helping people navigate the details of marketing, manage the legal and ethical requirements, supervising clinicians and practice development.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, April 20th 2023)

Positions Available

95825 Sierra Center for Wellness is looking for associates and licensed therapists who are interested in treating adolescents and young adults struggling with eating disorders utilizing a Family Based Treatment (FBT) approach. We will provide training and supervised experiences with a competitive salary. Family Based Treatment (AKA Maudsley Approach) is a specific type of treatment for adolescents struggling with Anorexia. This approach utilizes the parents and family as active participants in the restoration of the patient's weight, physical health and normalization of eating. It has been found to be one of the most effective treatments for patients struggling with eating disorders. For more information please visit or contact    (Ad expires:  Thursday, March 23rd 2023)

BAY AREA CENTER FOR ADHD IS HIRING - The Bay Area Center for ADHD ( is hiring clinicians (MFTs, LCSW, PhD/PsyD, LPC) in San Francisco, Marin, East Bay, the Peninsula, South Bay, or 100% remote if licensed in the state of California. Clinicians may see clients in our clinics, or may see clients in their own private practice offices (we are currently using Telehealth during the pandemic). We are hiring licensed clinicians who have experience with CBT and Family Systems, and there are opportunities for training in CBT, Family Systems, EMDR, and Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy. We have a group practice monthly meeting as well as consultation groups via Zoom (to accommodate for the COVID-19 pandemic) on Mondays at 12pm. To apply, email your cover letter and resume to and please go to to make sure this position is a good fit for you. We hope you can join our team!    (Ad expires:  Monday, March 27th 2023)

Practice Announcements

95616 HYPNOTHERAPY FOR HEALTH WITH DENISE DEMPSEY, CHT, MEd: My mindful approach supports health and well-being on all levels. Chronic pain, anxiety, and many other challenges. Free consult.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, March 30th 2023)

95819 Sac/N.Inland: Well-established physician Eric Tepper, MD, has opened Catalyst Integration for Health, a ketamine-specific practice treating anxiety, depression, PTSD, and OCD. He has been treating patients with both ketamine and esketamine since esketamine received FDA approval to treat depression in 2019. He also travels throughout California training other physicians in appropriate uses of ketamine, so he knows what works, what doesn't, and why. Catalyst is located in a private and comfortable suite in East Sacramento, and as there is on-site medical supervision, all forms of ketamine can be utilized.    (Ad expires:  Thursday, March 23rd 2023)

Services Wanted