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

THE BACK ROADS OF BALI: WRITE, TRAVEL, TRANSFORM. Writing, traveling & adventure are transformative experiences that can open your heart, expand your world, & put you in touch with your own deepest self. Join 7-time HarperCollins author, Laura Davis, (The Courage to Heal, I Thought We'd Never Speak Again, Becoming the Parent You Want to Be) for an in-depth excursion to Bali. This 15-day trip includes daily writing classes, meditation, Balinese dance & music performances, cultural education, visits to artists, and snorkeling and hiking adventures. Stay in unique eco-hotels in 3 different regions of this phenomenal island. We'll travel on the back roads of Bali and you'll see a Bali most tourists never see. June 29-July 13, 2018. 35 CEs for psychologists, therapists, and nurses. Optional add-on excursion to Java to see the breathtaking wonders of Borobudur and Prambanan.    (Ad expires:  Tue, 19 Dec 2017 13:08:51 UTC)

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:  Mon, 5 Feb 2018 17:19:13 UTC)

N.Bay/N.Coast: CIP would like to invite you to the upcoming Class: Treating Anxiety & OCD Quickly and Effectively, presented by Dan Kalb, PhD. To be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 9am-1pm at CIP, 1330 Lincoln Ave., Suite 201, San Rafael, CA 94901. 4 CEs for LMFTs, LCSWs & Psychologists. Certificate issued after completion of class. CIP Members - $50 early registration 10 days prior; $60 after. Non-members - $75 early registration up to 10 days prior, $85 after. To register please visit the CIP website or call (415) 459-5999 ext. 101.    (Ad expires:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:15:51 UTC)

N.Bay/N.Coast: CIP would like to invite you to the upcoming Seminar: Increasing Your Clinical Effectiveness by Looking Both Outward and Inward, presented by Diane Suffridge, PhD. To be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 9am-4pm at the Embassy Suites, 101 McInnis Parkway, San Rafael, CA 94903. 6 CEs for LMFTs, LCSWs & Psychologists. Certificate issued after completion of class. CIP Members - $75 early registration 10 days prior; $85 after. Non-members - $110 early registration up to 10 days prior, $120 after. To register please visit the CIP website or call (415) 459-5999 ext. 101.    (Ad expires:  Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:27:18 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: NEW EMDR CONSULTATION GROUPS IN ROSEVILLE AND DAVIS. Dean Dickerson, Ph.D. is an EMDRIA Certified Therapist, an EMDRIA Approved Consultant and a Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress. Since 2008 Dean has helped therapists become more proficient using EMDR with difficult clients and/or assisted them in becoming an EMDRIA Certified Therapist. He is particularly interested in applying neurobiology to developmental attachment and the healing of trauma. Contact him for more information about his new groups in Roseville and Davis at: or 530.756.0555 ext 102       (Ad expires:  Fri, 24 Nov 2017 14:27:47 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: YSCAMFT Invites You To Our End of the Year Celebratory Brunch! Sat. Dec 9 10-12, Muir Commons 2222 Muir Woods Pl, Davis. Bring your business cards and prepare to network! Members free, nonmem $10. RSVP    (Ad expires:  Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:34:50 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: FREE REGISTRATION FOR THERAPISTS: You are invited to attend a DIVORCE OPTION WORKSHOP at no charge. This community service presentation is designed to help your clients (men/women/couples) understand legal, financial and family issues of divorce. Participants pay $45. Workshops held the second Saturday of every month (8am-1pm). Locations include Sacramento, Folsom, Roseville, Elk Grove, Davis. MFTs and LCSWs can receive 3 CEUs by paying $45. Visit for dates and locations. Sponsored by the Sacramento Collaborative Practice Group.(916)863-9777    (Ad expires:  Fri, 29 Dec 2017 15:37:29 UTC)

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.)

LifeSTAR Sacramento is an out-patient treatment program for individuals/couples adversely affected by compulsive sexual behaviors. Our next Phase 1, Six week workshop starts Wednesday Dec 6th 7-9:30PM. This successful 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 Therapist 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,CMAT. Contact info at or call kevin Phillips Ex. Director at(916)728-5433 see our website at    (Ad expires:  Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:19:36 UTC)

N.Bay/N.Coast: 6-wk. Parent Support Group of kids with learning and behavioral challenges. Co-lead by Jesse Strassman, LCSW & Dina Leitch, LMFT. Support and education for parents. 1/10, 12-1:30, downtown San Rafael.    (Ad expires:  Thu, 14 Dec 2017 14:08:00 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: WRITE YOUR TRUTH is a group for a max of six adults on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. in Roseville for $20 per 90 min. session. You don't need good English or grammar. Everyone has a voice that wants to be heard. Understand yourself better. Work through challenges and decisions. Discover your dreams and goals. Heal from wounds. Be amazed with what you write. Self expression is therapeutic and for everyone. No critiques and no homework. All writing, reading, and discussion takes place in the session. Sally Watkins LCSW the facilitator is a writer and psychotherapist. Text/call 916-220-3228    (Ad expires:  Wed, 29 Nov 2017 19:14:55 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Calling expecting parents and those with kids under 6. We will gather for an intimate and transformative Nurtured Heart Approach workshop Jan 20th from 9-4. Yes, I'll have coffee. I know you're tired.    (Ad expires:  Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:54:21 UTC)

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, and Elk Grove. Sponsored by Sacramento Collaborative Practice Group. (916)863-9777.    (Ad expires:  Wed, 28 Feb 2018 15:40:00 UTC)

For Sale

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Offices For Rent

Fair Oaks: Office available part time or full time. Currently furnished and can negotiate. 184 square feet in professional building with a great group of established and supportive therapists. Furnished lobby, storage space, children's play room and conference rooms available as well. Well lit, safe, secure location with easy access for clients. Contact Toni Horvath 916/368-6449    (Ad expires:  Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:49:22 UTC)

Large professional office on desirable University Ave, near Sacramento State. Office is approximately 17"X17" and has a private waiting room and storage closet. Tenants have access to conference rooms, a gym, locker room and lap pool. This office is ideal for psychologists, therapist, psychiatrist, attorneys, and accountants. For more information or to schedule a tour or see pics please call Jacqueline at 916 899-8798. The office is available Jan 1st and is $895 per month plus a $400 deposit.       (Ad expires:  Mon, 4 Dec 2017 09:54:31 UTC)

Beautiful FOLSOM sublet M-Fri 8-12 or all day Friday, Saturday, possibly Wed. Windows with view of trees, waiting room, kitchen, internal bathroom and internet.Call Therese LMFT 916-396-4688    (Ad expires:  Mon, 18 Dec 2017 19:46:38 UTC)

E.Bay: Gorgeous therapy office for sublet on Saturdays and Sundays in Orinda. Very close to freeway and BART. Discount given for both days. Please email or call 510-418-0414 for more information.       (Ad expires:  Thu, 30 Nov 2017 10:16:30 UTC)

E.Bay: Small office, nicely furnished, ADA accessible, in Albany for sublease. Available on Fridays $125/mo and Sundays $70/mo, or both days for $180. Off street parking available.    (Ad expires:  Tue, 5 Dec 2017 16:24:54 UTC)

E.Bay: Comfortable, furnished, office available to share, Jan. 1. Great location near Lake Merritt in Oakland. Available Mon, Thurs, & Sun. $400 per month for Mon & Thurs or $500 for all three days.    (Ad expires:  Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:11:57 UTC)

E.Bay: Fully furnished psychotherapy office. Minimum two days required. $400 per month total for two days per week w/discount for additional days. (Equivalent to $200/day/month) Available:Fri, Sat, Sun, & Mon. FREE Off-street parking and internet access for therapists. Ground floor with direct access to staff-only kitchen and restroom. New paint and furniture August 2017. 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:  Fri, 29 Dec 2017 23:29:22 UTC)

N.Bay/N.Coast: TOWN OF SONOMA: Office share: Well-lit spacious ensuite wait-room with private bath. Dates/time/cost negotiable. At this time: Tues., Thurs. and some MWF mornings available. Share with one therapist.    (Ad expires:  Thu, 30 Nov 2017 04:22:49 UTC)

N.Bay/N.Coast: Sublet therapy office, central air and heat, quiet, waiting room, east side of Petaluma. Easy freeway access. Available Mondays, Fridays & Saturdays $100 per per day. Call 707-763-4915       (Ad expires:  Tue, 5 Dec 2017 07:13:59 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: WE HAVE A 3 STORY VICTORIAN STYLE BUILDING BUILT AROUND THE TURN OF THE CENTURY THAT HAS BEEN CONVERTED INTO A FEW INTIMATE OFFICES IDEAL FOR A WORKING PROFESSIONALS IN THE DOWNTOWN SACRAMENTO AREA.Office Space available for Mo-Mo or long term lease on the 1st. Fl. The building has ADA ramp at the front of the building, a parking lot that accommodates approximately 9 parking spaces. The first floor has common area that includes a waiting room, kitchenette and a restroom. Contact Garrett via email or 949-261-7700 Office A 180sf $630 Office B 144sf $525 Office D 158sf $560 Office F 135sf $500       (Ad expires:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:24:56 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Folsom sublease - one or two days/week. Established location with multiple therapists, shared waiting room, break/work room, fax, frig, bottled water, private restroom. Encrypted wifi, space for file cabinet. Located in the Lake Natoma office park on Folsom Blvd at Woodmere Road. $150/mo per day per week. Friday and Saturday available. Please email Katherine at to discuss details. We each practice independently and offer emotional support, referrals, and advice. This is a perfect setting for a new therapist or someone who doesn't want to work alone.       (Ad expires:  Mon, 27 Nov 2017 15:18:50 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: In Sacramento near Watt Ave. - Therapist Office Space for Lease 2322 Butano Drive suite 109, Sacramento 95825 We're 3 therapists who share 2 offices in same suite. Waiting room, file room, kitchenette, in-suite bathroom for therapists. Patient bathroom is in lobby of building. $82.50 per month for 1 day each week in the office $165/mo for 2 days/week in the office $247.50/mo for 3 days/week $330/mo for 4 days/week Mary Huarte PsyD (916) 802-3603       (Ad expires:  Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:34:20 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Sunset Blvd in Rocklin. Shared office, furnished, shared waiting room, big windows, well lit parking lot. Perfect for couples or individuals. Avail days/most evenings. Rent negotiable based on use.       (Ad expires:  Mon, 4 Dec 2017 13:02:03 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Quiet and comfortable 2nd floor therapy office available to rent part-time in Vacaville on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Conveniently located with ample parking. Sand tray in office. $100 per day.       (Ad expires:  Tue, 5 Dec 2017 00:16:22 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: A Beautiful, professional office available for part-time sublease in Roseville near Douglas and I-80. Printer, fax, and wifi included. We're looking for an independent professional. Please contact Terri with any questions at 916-517-6989.    (Ad expires:  Sat, 9 Dec 2017 17:42:25 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Midtown psychotherapy office available 1/1/2018, in a mid-century modern building with beautiful atrium across from Sutter's Fort. Congenial colleagues in a suite of 4 other psychotherapy offices. $500/month, includes utilities, daily janitorial, tenant parking, and break room with amenities. Option to purchase furniture and/or begin partial lease now. Ann Johnson 916-443-7376    (Ad expires:  Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:00:18 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Roseville: Beautiful 2 story Victorian Bldg. converted to furnished Psychotherapy offices. Office located near 80fwy. ADA compliant. 2 offices are avail, one on each floor. Both offer closet for supplies and window. Besides being located in old town Roseville, amenities incl kitchen, lobby, two restrooms, cleaning service, central air/heat & free parking. Will rent to a MFTi, LMFT or LCSW. Min two days required. $450 per month for 2 days per week w/discount for additional days, plus $450 deposit. Avail: all days of the week. Contact me for more information 916/412-5679.       (Ad expires:  Sun, 17 Dec 2017 13:29:03 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Two offices available - 150 sq/ft & 185 sq/ft 2 brand new offices in 7 office suite - Soundproofed offices with 2 floor-to-ceiling sliding glass windows each that open to beautifully landscaped, park-like setting. Must see! Dedicated psychotherapy suite. Professional and collaborative environment with seasoned therapists which provides many cross-referrals. Large multi-purpose group room available (conference room/groups/classroom). Amenities: Quiet professional atmosphere, large reception area, free wi-fi, copier/fax/printer privileges, closed circuit cameras in waiting area, music sound system, water cooler, separate client entrance and exit, kitchenette, private entrance for therapists, ample off-street free parking, janitorial, easy access from I-80. Monthly rent all inclusive. Contact Heather Fraser Hurtt LMFT @ 916-782-6654 Or Susan Rold LMFT @ 916-791-5487       (Ad expires:  Mon, 25 Dec 2017 23:12:41 UTC)

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:  Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:18:53 UTC)

SanFrancisco: My psychotherapy office in the Castro in SF is immediately available for rental on Tuesdays and Fridays. Office is centrally located, very quiet, with a large client/patient waiting room. Some storage available. Office is 90 sq ft, so not workable for groups, though seats 3 clients. $220/day per month.   4214 18th street, SF, CA    (Ad expires:  Mon, 4 Dec 2017 18:00:01 UTC)

SanFrancisco: Psychotherapy space available in beautiful secure historic bldg. Financial Dist. Full day Wed/Fri. Mornings Mon, Tues, Thursday. Evening blocks and weekends available in two offices. Bldg open 365 days and well-maintained. Access to public transportation/garage in bldg. Contact Dr. Carrin. (415)773-2033       (Ad expires:  Thu, 7 Dec 2017 12:08:23 UTC)

SanFrancisco: Attractive, modern, Pacific Heights professional office in suite located at Clay and Fillmore. Available now for sublet Mondays Tuesdays Thursdays and Friday. Accessible by public transportation. $195 perday per month. Two day minimum. Call: 415-567-8881.       (Ad expires:  Fri, 8 Dec 2017 23:25:16 UTC)

SanFrancisco: Large (12 x13) quiet and sunny office available for sublet in Noe Valley. The office is one of 4 on the 2nd floor in the heart of Noe Valley. The area is well served by public transportation and has street parking available. The suite has a shared waiting area, utilities and janitorial services included. This is a safe neighborhood for walking at night. Available times: Monday's all day And/or Friday's all day Contact Chez Touchatt 415.205.7707       (Ad expires:  Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:43:46 UTC)

Offices Wanted

Seeking office space in Davis. I am an experienced therapist interested in renting one full day and evening, preferably Tuesdays, but will consider Wednesdays or Thursdays. Jay M Schnabolk LCSW, 530 220-2632.       (Ad expires:  Sun, 26 Nov 2017 14:18:00 UTC)

E.Bay: Seeking Thursday sublet in Market Hall building (Rockridge) for psychodynamically oriented practice serving adults. Pls. call, txt, or email Hilary Beech. 415-688-4608.    (Ad expires:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:25:25 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: FOLSOM - Seeking shared office space 1-2 days a week Preferably full days or afternoons Monday thru Thursdays in the Folsom area. Please contact me via email. James Meyer       (Ad expires:  Thu, 7 Dec 2017 10:21:40 UTC)

Other Services/Miscellaneous

Positions Available

Post-doctoral fellowship opportunities coming in 2018. Sierra Treatment Center is planning to expand as a training facility for the next generation of psychologists focused on the treatment of eating disorders. Our intensive training program will combine didactic learning with clinical experiences including individual, couples, family, and group therapy, as well as psychoeducational classes and experiential activities. This opportunity is suited for those wanting intensive training in the treatment of eating disorders with the intent of specialization once licensed. For more information please contact Dr. Tony Paulson at 916 850-9472 or    (Ad expires:  Thu, 23 Nov 2017 07:05:10 UTC)

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 a fairly new office in Folsom. If interested please fax (916-987-9749) or email resume to Building Foundations Counseling Center, Inc.    (Ad expires:  Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:58:16 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Title: Intern Therapist. Hours: 20 hrs weekly. Duties: provide individual, family, and group services under the clinical director, and coordinate case management activities in ordinance to provided guidelines. Psychology Interns will be expected to perform some psychological evaluations. Patient populations: child, family, couples, disabled, and elders. Requirements are registered MFT, ASW, or psychology intern from an accredited program, working towards licensure hours, two years experience in mental health field, one year experience as mental health therapist while enrolled in graduate program, and having a flexible schedule. Please send CV to email listed. Contact Leona Kashersky, Psy.D. at 916-595-7233    (Ad expires:  Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:05:34 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Title: Post doctoral level Psychological Assistant registered with the CA BOP. Hours: 20 client contact hrs weekly. Duties: provide individual, family, and group services under the clinical director, and coordinate case management activities in ordinance to provided guidelines. Psychology fellows will be expected to perform some psychological evaluations. Patient populations: child, family, couples, disabled, and elders. Requirements are registered psychological assistant with the CA BOP from an accredited program, working towards licensure hours, two years experience in mental health field, one year experience as mental health therapist while enrolled in graduate program, and having a flexible schedule. Please send CV to email listed. Contact Leona Kashersky, Psy.D. at 916-595-7233    (Ad expires:  Tue, 21 Nov 2017 13:05:34 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Behavioral Health Clinicians (LMFT/LCSW)- CommuniCare is seeking 3 Behavioral Health Clinicians to provide individual triage, crisis, assessment, and referral coordination services for those experiencing moderate to severe mental health symptoms and conditions. We strive to provide culturally-responsive, Trauma-Informed, and outcome driven care by utilizing an integrated, collaborative, and strength-based approach. Full-time position (40 hr/week, Work days may include Saturdays) in Davis, California. LCSW/LMFT/LPCC with experience in moderate-severe mental health setting strongly preferred, ASW/ /MFT-I required. Applicants must have strong background in mental health assessment, crisis management, and must be within 6-9 months of licensure, at time of hire.       (Ad expires:  Fri, 1 Dec 2017 12:01:20 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: Linder Psychiatric Group, Inc. , CA California Outpatient Child or Adult Psychiatrist, PhD, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners (ANCC), LCSW and LMFT Sacramento area: Folsom and Roseville California Linder Psychiatric Group, Inc is seeking Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychiatrists, Psychologists, LCSWs, LMFT's, and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to join our private practice's settings in our Folsom and two Roseville clinics. A clinical director position is now available. We are a well established group with an outstanding reputation and supreme environments. We provide a highly skilled multidisciplinary team in an extremely nice setting with top pay including, health, 401K and Profit sharing. Support positions are also available. Supervision is available. J1 and B1 Visa applicants welcome. Please e-mail resumes to or fax to (916) 608-0717.    (Ad expires:  Wed, 6 Dec 2017 12:32:36 UTC)

Sac/N.Inland: We are seeking a Marriage And Family Therapist Intern (Associate) to join our team! We offer a private practice atmosphere with the stability of a non profit agency. Hiring in Auburn, CA today Responsibilities: Establish open lines of communication for individuals with mental or emotional issues Provide prevention-oriented therapy Implement and review treatment plans Collaborate with additional treatment providers and placement agencies Ensure all documentation is completed in a timely manner Qualifications: Previous experience in mental health counseling or other related fields Familiarity with community mental health resources Excellent written and verbal communications skills Ability to build rapport with clients Strong leadership qualities 530-887-1300    (Ad expires:  Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:57:23 UTC)

Practice Announcements

Sac/N.Inland: Amanda Gibson, LCSW is accepting new clients at midtown location 2801 I Street in the Sacramento Center for Complementary Medicine clinic. Amanda specializes in helping clients navigate life transitions related to health, relationship, and life stage changes. Check out website or call 916-633-0854. Referrals are welcome.    (Ad expires:  Thu, 30 Nov 2017 14:03:03 UTC)

Services Wanted