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.

Contents 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

Date: Please inquire for dates.

Location: 1000 W. Sunset Blvd, Suite 201, Los Angeles, CA  90012.

Course Fee: $95 per person.

Six CEU’s per session are available for an additional $40 fee.
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.

Cancellation fees may apply; be sure to review our refund policies here.