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Category: Mental Health

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Mental Health Clinician Trainings

***All trainings canceled as of March 13, 2020 until further notice*** Continuing Education Credits Available! Mental Health Issues and Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind, and Physically Disabled Populations The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health’s ACCESS FOR ALL Underserved Cultural Communities commitee is offering a one-day, six (6) hour training ideal for LCSW, LMFT,…

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Mental Health Clinician Training

***All trainings canceled as of March 13, 2020 until further notice*** Continuing Education Credits Available! The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health’s ACCESS FOR ALL Underserved Cultural Communities committee is offering a one-day, six (6) hour training ideal for LCSW, LMFT, Licensed Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Licensed or Registered Nurses, license-waived clinical disciplines, and other providers…

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Mental Health Services – Los Angeles

Wayfinder provides youth, adults, and families in Los Angeles with compassionate assistance and mental health services. Wayfinder provides a wide range of emotional and behavioral counseling services to help clients build skills to cope with traumatic experiences, unstable environments, abuse, neglect, loss of sight and more. Wayfinder’s mental health services are offered on our Los…

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Youth Transitional Housing

Children and youth who have been removed from their families because of abuse, maltreatment or disruption find safe, temporary shelter at The Cottage at Wayfinder Family Services. Able to house up to 26 children at a time, this transitional housing and shelter care program in Los Angeles nurtures and stabilizes children in short-term emergency placements….

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Parker Begins a New Chapter

Parker is smart, athletic and mature beyond his years. He’s a young man with a plan and a bright future ahead of him, thanks to the care and support he received in our youth residential treatment program. Parker entered foster care as a teen. The trauma he experienced leading up to him leaving his home…

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Darius’ Story of Resilience

Darius has not had it easy. He and his sister were removed from their mother’s care at an early age due to neglect and abuse, so he faces serious emotional challenges. Thankfully, the children were blessed with an amazing caregiver—and now legal guardian—Sylvia, who loves them unconditionally. She has selflessly sacrificed to give them the…

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