October Workshop

Practical Ways of Distributing Mental Health Resources to Diverse Populations through Media and Social Media, and Other Digital Platforms

Presented by Ernesto Segismundo , LMFT, MFC

Date:  Saturday, October 14th, 2017

This course will explore practical ways of distributing mental health resources 

to diverse populations which are typically underserved and often marginalized.

Upcoming Events

Fri, September 29, 2017 12:00 PM • Macaroni Grill, 7901 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach, Ca. 92647
Fri, September 29, 2017 6:00 PM • Fireside Tavern Restaurant | Crowne Plaza Costa Mesa  3131 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Welcome from the President

We, the Board of Directors, look forward to serving you.

We strive to provide CEU’s monthly with Exciting Speakers!  Make sure to check out our website monthly for updates. 

OC CAMFT members benefit from monthly discounts to luncheons and events, access to our Member to Member email blasts, our Find-A-Therapist site and creation of your own personalized web page if you're a Licensed Professional, or in a related field.  

If you would like to join,  then click on the Membership tab to access the OC CAMFT membership application. You can also register online for all our events.  In order to be an OC member you will first need to be an active member with State CAMFT.

Additionally, our “3000 Hour Club” hosts informal networking gatherings for students and interns, to help encourage and support the journey to 3000 hours!!!

We hope you will take advantage of many of these great opportunities. Our goal is to provide you, our members, with the best association we can.

We are always open to feedback and new ideas. Please contact us at any one of our email addresses, so that we may answer any and all questions you may have.

Thank you,

Terry Heptinstall, LMFT, LPCC

Join OC-CAMFT for our
September Luncheon

 New Directions in QEEG Assessment and Training for ADHD, ASD and Concussions

presented by Dr. Michael Linden

When: Sept 15th, 2017

Check-in: Begins at 11 am

Luncheon: 11:00 to 1:30

Location: Maggiano's Little Italy, 3333 Bristol Street, Costa Mesa, CA

Earn 1 CEU (CAMFT CE #59405)

Course Description

This workshop will present advances in the diagnosis of Autism, Aspergers, ADHD and Concussions using interviews, behavior rating scales, continuous performance tests, neuropsychological screening and QEEG Mapping. The use of QEEG to discover which subtype of Autistic/Aspergers and ADHD/ADD will be explained. I will discuss the similarities and differences of these disorders and other co-morbid disorders (anxiety, depression) in reference to symptoms, rating scales responses, CPT results and QEEG patterns. I will present the use of these assessment results to individualize treatment for long-term success. New research about using neurofeedback and biofeedback in the treatment of NFL players and individuals with concussions and dementia will be presented.

Learning Objectives:

1. Learn assessment methods available to diagnosis Autism, Aspergers ADHD and concussions and differentiate them from other similar conditions.

2. Discuss the QEEG subtypes of Autism, Aspergers and ADHD and how they differ and overlap.

3. Understand how to use behavior rating scales, and CPT tests to monitor treatment effects of medications and neurofeedback.

4. Review QEEG Guided Neurofeedback for subtypes of ADHD and ASD.

5. Discover new QEEG based assessment and Neurofeedback/biofeedback training for TBI/concussions in athletes.

OC CAMFT Luncheon Price:

OC-CAMFT Members - $32  

OC CAMFT Guests - $37 

Deadline to pre-register is Sept 13, 2017! 

Walk-ins - $45

Click HERE to pre-register!

OC-CAMFT's 3000 Club
Getting to the Other Side of 3000

Panel Discussion: 
What it takes to work in a school setting

Please Join Us For
a Happy Hour of Networking, Information & Camaraderie

  Friday, September 29th
, 2017
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Fireside Tavern Restaurant | Crowne Plaza  3131 Bristol St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626          (714) 557-3000 
For pre-licensed MFT/LPCC/LCSWs, this is your opportunity to meet and NETWORK with others who share your professional challenges, have some FUN and LEARN something new. This month OC-CAMFT's 3000 Hour Club will be hosting a panel discussion about what it's really like to be a school counselor. Hear from a licensed clinician, a clinical supervisor, and an intern about their various perspectives on working with children and teens in the school system. Whether you're an intern, trainee, or a student about to start practicum, this panel may help bring clarity or better prepare you for working with this specific population!

Come and bring a friend! 
We're looking forward to seeing you there!
  • FREE food and Non-alcoholic beverages  will be provided
  • FREE One workshop hour is also offered, pending supervisor approval
  • No membership is required & it is FREE!
If you have any questions,
contact our Intern Representative
Shanda Karasek at prelicenseddirector@occamft.org 

Looking forward to seeing you
Friday, September 29th, 2017

Here is a Flier to share!!

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