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Committed to the communities that we serve, Vista del Mar Hospital believes in community outreach through providing educational events and participation in community health fairs, professional association, and sponsoring trainings for mental health providers.

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The Forgotten Client: 10 Helpful Skills for Working with Parents of Young Adult Clients

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 11:30
Please join Vista del Mar Hospital on May 10th, for our Spring Lunch & Learn.   Guest speaker Lisa Marie Jackson, LMFT, will discuss "The Forgotten Client" and provided "10 Helpful Skills for Working with Parents of Adult Clients".   This presentation will provide clinicians with tools for interacting with parents, that help lead to a collaborative and successful relationship for the clinician, parents and client. 

For this presentation, the learning objectives are:
  • Attendees will have a better understanding of the parents' perspective, and an appreciation for the impact of   dealing with very trying circumstances for a protracted period.
  • An opportunity to view parents in a compassionate and less judgmental framework.
  • 10 specific guidelines to utilize in their work with parents of young adults.

About the presenter:
Lisa Marie Jackson, LMFT:
The Forgotten Client: 10 Helpful Skills for Working with Parents of the Young Client
Lisa is a practicing therapist in Santa Barbara specializing in working with parents of adult children.  Through her psycho-educational program, Parental Centering, Lisa assists parents in developing strategies and tools to help their crisis-driven adult child, while still pursuing their own life journey.  She also works with those parents who seek a healthier relationship with an independent adult child.
Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ~ Check-in and Lunch 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. ~ Presentation 
1:05 p.m. - 01:25 p.m. Tour Vista del Mar Hospital  
Lunch & Learn is a free event.

Continuing Education Units
This course meets the qualifications for (1) hour of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Vista del Mar Hospital is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LEPS and LPPCs. Vista del Mar Hospital maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.  CEU Provider # 57105

This course meets the qualifications for (1) hour of continuing education credit for Registered Nurses as required by the California Board of Registered Nursing California Board of Registered Nursing - Provider # 13782

NOTE: If you wish to receive CEUs for MFT, LCSW, LPCC, LEP or R.N. you are required to sign-in at the start of the presentation/class and provide your license number. At the end of the presentation, please sign-out and return evaluation.  You will receive your CEU certificate of completion at that time.


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For additional information contact:

Vista del Mar Hospital
Jetta S. Zellner, LMFT
Director of Business Development
805.653.6434 x243
801 Seneca Street
Ventura, CA 93001