Family Mental Health

Understanding the the myriad challenges that families are facing helps professionals provide effective and meaningful support. Based on the research about attachment theory, interpersonal neurobiology, trauma informed care and social and emotional intelligence — this workshop led by Ruth Beaglehole, M.A and Stephanie Blank, L.C.S.W. will introduce mental health professionals to a new paradigm for assessment, diagnosis and treatment of children and families.

FMH0610 Family Mental HealthContents include:
* Reframing challenging behaviors in children as strategies for meeting needs.
* Re-contextualizing difficult behaviors within the framework of brain development.
* Managing parental stress through a practice of self-regulation.
* Exploring tools for helping families navigate through power struggles and conflict.

Family Mental Health Information

Training for Mental Health Professionals – Six Continuing Education Units

“If we are to reach real peace in the world and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.” ~Mahatma Gandhi

Location: To Be Determined

Course Fee:
$75 for early registration (ends April 30th).  $85 per session for standard registration.

Six CEU’s per session are available for an additional $40 fee.  Register online here.
Contact Glenda Linares at or 213.484.6676 x. 310

Who Should attend?:
All mental health professionals are welcome.  Echo Parenting and Education is approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences to provide continuing education credits for LCSWs and/or MFTs.  Provider #PCE 4426.

Refund Policy:
Cancellations must be made 3 days prior to the workshop.  A $25 fee will apply.  Substitutions are allowed.  For other questions please contact Glenda at or (213)484-6676 x310.