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August 21 - October 21, 2020
*EARN UP TO 50 CEs—Including Law & Ethics CEs*

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Break Free from the Traditional Conference

CREATE YOUR OWN LEARNING PATH!

Are you needing/wanting CEs and an exclusive educational experience, but can’t imagine taking 3 full days away from clients and family obligations to attend an online conference?

Are you looking for a one-stop conference that addresses the most relevant topics of 2020: how to pivot as a therapist during the time of COVID-19, how to create safe spaces for clients who are Black Americans and people of color and ensuring you are FULLY up to date on the ever-changing law & ethics issues all in ONE conference?

We are THRILLED to be hosting CAMFT’s FIRST EVER Virtual Experience!

This is the only conference for therapists that combines On-Demand World Class Speakers and Trainings, Live Backstage Q&As with the thought leaders of our profession, unique networking opportunities to connect with other therapists across California and build lifelong connections like never before!

We have crafted a flexible learning experience with YOU in mind. This experience prioritizes your schedule, gives you first-class, relevant training AND flexibility to learn in a format that fits your work and family life.The Virtual Experience Launched August 21 with a MUST-SEE Updated Law & Ethics presentation and will end October 21.

 

 

 

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VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE FEATURES   FREE PAID
20+ Live Presentations  
25+ On-Demand Recordings  
Access to Virtual Exhibit Hall  
Up to 50 hours of CE Certificates/Hours of Attendance    
Extended Access to Recordings for CEs    

  $20 value; Sponsored by             

 
Discount to 2021 Virtual Experience ($20)    
Virtual Swag Bag    
*The paid VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE package will close on October 21. Access to recordings for CE hours will expire on November 21, 2020.

 

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$139 NON-MEMBER
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INCLUDES

• 20+ LIVE PRESENTATIONS
• 25+ ON-DEMAND RECORDINGS
• VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL
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Refunds/Cancellations: Requests for refunds must be made in writing and received by CAMFT by August 21, 2020. The Administrative fee for cancellation shall be $25. There will be no refunds after August 21, 2020. Returned Payments: A $25.00 service charge will be assessed for returned payments.

Speakers

We are proud to introduce CAMFT’s Inaugural Virtual Experience speakers. These leaders will deliver the perfect prescription of clarity, strength, focus and mental health awareness in 2020:

 

Conference Information

  • On-Demand
  • Special Events
  • Exhibit
  • FAQs

On-Demand Presentations

Recorded Live, "PRESENTATION WITH Q & A: Law & Ethics: The CAMFT Code of Ethics: Everything You Need to Know - Part 1"
presented by Michael Griffin Esq., LCSW & Raymond Cameron, M.A., LMFT

Recorded Live, "PRESENTATION WITH Q & A: Law & Ethics: The CAMFT Code of Ethics: Everything You Need to Know - Part 2,"
presented by Michael Griffin Esq., LCSW & Raymond Cameron, M.A., LMFT

Recorded Live, Q & A: Preparing K-12 School Staff and Students for Re-Entry/Coping with COVID-19: Tips to Help Children and Families,”
presented by Dr Scott Poland, Ed.D. (2 CEs)

Preparing K-12 School Staff and Students for Re-Entry"
presented by Dr. Scott Poland, Ed.D. (1 CE)

Recorded Live, Q & A: Counseling Emergency First Responders in a Culture of Mental Toughness,”
presented by Dr. Sara Gilman, PsyD, LMFT (1 CE)

"Counseling Emergency First Responders in a Culture of Mental Toughness"
presented by Dr. Sara Gilman, PsyD, LMFT (1.5 CEs)

Recorded Live, Q & A: Deconstructing Gender and Mental Health,”
presented by Van Ethan Levy, LMFT, LPCC (1 CE)

"Deconstructing Gender and Mental Health,"
presented by Van Ethan Levy, LMFT, LPCC (1 CE)

Recorded Live, "KEYNOTE PRESENTATION WITH Q & A: “Implicit Bias and Racial Microaggressions in Schools and Colleges/Black Minds Matter,"
presented by Dr. Luke Wood, PhD (2 CEs)

Recorded Live, "Q & A:From Difficult to Dangerous-Assessing Treatment for Acting Out, Aggression, or Violence (and Social Injustice) Potential in Clients,"
presented by Dr. Ronald Mah, Ph.D., LMFT (1 CE)

"From Difficult to Dangerous-Assessing Treatment for Acting Out, Aggression, or Violence (and Social Injustice) Potential in Clients,"
presented by Dr. Ronald Mah, Ph.D., LMFT (2 CEs)

Recorded Live, "Q & A: Road to Licensure,”
presented by CAMFT Attorneys Kristin W. Roscoe, Esq. & Luke Martin, Esq. (1 CE)

Recorded Live, “Presentation with Q & A: 'The Intersection of Diversity, Mindful Facilitation & Group Process: Part 1,”
presented by Lee Mun Wah, MS, M.A. (2 CEs)
*This workshop can be viewed independently of Part 2 and/or Part 3

Recorded Live, KEYNOTE PRESENTATION WITH Q & A: “The Power of Showing Up/The Whole Brain Child,”
presented by Dr. Tina Payne Bryson, PhD, LCSW (2 CEs)

"Recorded Live, Q & A: Non-Binary Gender Therapy”
presented by Joe Zarate-Sanderlin, MA, LMFT. (1.5 CEs)

Recorded Live, "Q & A: Intakes: How to Do a First Session So There's A Second Session”
presented by Dr. Marty Klein, PhD, LMFT (1 CE)

Recorded Live, “PRESENTATION WITH Q & A: Law & Ethics: Creating Clarity, Focus, and Reasonable Expectations at the Outset of Treatment and Beyond,”
presented by CAMFT Attorneys Sara Jasper, Esq. and Bradley J. Muldrow, Esq. (2 CEs)

Recorded Live, "PRESENTATION WITH Q & A—Pre-licensed Corner Live: "Finding Your Dream Job or Training Site and Making the Most of It!”
presented by Dr. Christie Kederian, LMFT. (CEs not applicable)

Recorded Live, "PRESENTATION WITH LIVE Q & A: Be a Roll Model: Caregiver Self-Care"
presented by Jill Miller C-IAYT, ERYT (1.5 CEs)

Recorded Live "Q & A: Becoming Culturally Competent in the Fire Service,”   
presented by Dr. Steve Froelich, PhD, LMFT and Panel (1.5 CEs)

Recorded Live “PRESENTATION WITH Q & A: Law and Ethics Abridged: Vignettes of Common Problems,”
presented by CAMFT Attorneys Kristin W. Roscoe, Esq. & Luke Martin, Esq. (3 CEs)

Recorded Live “Q & A: Suicide Assessment: The Tough Questions,”
presented Bindu Khurana-Brown, LMFT (1 CE)

Recorded Live “Q & A: Non-Binary Gender Therapy,”
presented by Joe Zarate-Sanderlin, MA, LMFT (1.5 CEs)

Recorded Live “Q & A: Your Body Can See You Through: Somatic Intervention for Troubled Times,”
presented by Ricki Bernstein, LCSW (2 CEs)

Recorded Live “Q & A: Sexuality Through the Lifecycle—What Every Therapist Needs to Know,”
presented by Dr. Marty Klein, Ph.D., LMFT, AASECT (1 CE)

Recorded Live “Q & A: The Apprehensive Approach Towards the New Immigrants' Mental Health Needs and Challenges (When the Dream Turns into a Nightmare)”
presented by Maher Sonbol, M.A., LMFT (1 CEs)

Recorded Live Q & A: "The Intersection of Diversity, Mindful Facilitation & Group Process: Part 2 - In My Mind's Eye,"
*This workshop can be watched independently of Part 1 and/or Part 3

presented by Lee Mun Wah, MS, M.A. (2 CEs)

Recorded Live “The Intersection of Diversity, Mindful Facilitation & Group Process, Part 3 - Study the Ashes,"
*This workshop can be watched independently of Part 1 and/or Part 2

presented by Lee Mun Wah, MS, M.A. (2 CEs)

Recorded Live “Mindfulness" (No CEs) Precedes Live Q&A by Dr. Seth Ammerman. Join a brief mindfulness practice to soften our hearts and open our minds, while creating space recognizing possible serious adverse consequences associated with adolescent cannabis use.
presented by Michael Nolden, Ed.D, Mental Skills Coach & Mindfulness Teacher and Owner: Compassion Health Coaching, LLC, (No CEs)

Recorded Live “Q & A:"Medical and Recreational Marijuana: Facts, Fiction, Controversies—Focus on Adolescents,"
presented by Dr. Seth Ammerman, MD (1.5 CEs)

Intakes: How to Do a First Session So There’s a Second Session,"
presented by Dr. Marty Klein, PhD, LMFT, AASECT (2 CEs)

"Suicide Assessment: The Tough Questions,"
presented by Bindu Khurana-Brown, LMFT (2 CEs)

"Your Body Can See You Through: Somatic Intervention for Troubled Times,"
presented by Ricki Bernstein, LCSW (3 CEs)

"Sexuality Through the Lifecycle—What Every Therapist Needs to Know,"
presented by Dr. Marty Klein, Ph.D., LMFT, AASECT (3 CEs)

"The Apprehensive Approach Towards the New Immigrants' Mental Health Needs and Challenges (When the Dream Turns into a Nightmare)"
presented by Maher Sonbol, M.A., LMFT (1 CE)

"Medical and Recreational Marijuana: Facts, Fiction, Controversies—Focus on Adolescents,"
presented by Dr. Seth Ammerman, MD (1.5 CEs)

"The Power of Showing Up,"
presented by Dr. Tina Payne Bryson, PhD (2 CEs)

"The Whole-Brain Child,"
presented by Dr. Tina Payne Bryson, PhD (1.5 CEs)

"Becoming Culturally Competent in the Fire Service,"
presented by Dr. Steve Froelich, PhD, LMFT (2 CEs)

"Coping with COVID-19: Tips to Help Children and Families,"
presented by Dr. Scott Poland, Ed.D. (1 CE)

"Black Minds Matter,"
presented by Dr. Luke Wood, PhD (2 CEs)

"How to Build a Successful Career as an MFT,"
presented by Dr. Christie Kederian, PhD, LMFT (No CEs)

"Road to Licensure,"
presented by CAMFT Attorney Luke Martin, Esq. (2 CEs)

"Non-Binary Gender Therapy,"
presented by Joe Zarate-Sanderlin, MA, LMFT (2 CEs)

Special Events

Join our exclusive Facebook group of Virtual Experience members to discuss presentation content and connect with other MFTs!

Did we hear you say you need a bit of a mental break and are looking for a fun, entertaining activity? Here are a few special events to look forward to:

October 19, 2020 | 12:30 – 1:30 pm
“Mindfulness" (No CEs) Precedes Live Q&A by Dr. Seth Ammerman. Join a brief mindfulness practice to soften our hearts and open our minds, while creating space recognizing possible serious adverse consequences associated with adolescent cannabis use. Presented by Michael Nolden, Ed.D, Mental Skills Coach & Mindfulness Teacher and Owner: Compassion Health Coaching, LLC,.

October 21, 2020 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm (No CEs)
Closing Session
12:00-12:30 pm
“State of the Profession,” presented by Dr. Nabil El-Ghoroury, PhD, CAE and Special Guest Assemblymember Evan Low, California State Assembly

Special Entertainment
12:30 pm- 1:00 pm (No CEs)
Mentalist Felix Jones is a Magician Member of the Academy of Magical Arts and a regular performer in the Magic Castle showrooms, where he performs his comedy magic and mind-reading show.

Exhibitor Registration Now Open!

Exhibit

 

BECOME AN EXHIBITOR AT CAMFT'S INAUGURAL VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE!

Our virtual exhibit hall will provide your company with a space to showcase your product/service in front of MFTs throughout California. The event will be held from August 21-October 21 to create a flexible learning environment for our attendees. That’s over 60 days of exposure to therapists interested in professional resources to advance their practice!

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Frequently Asked Questions


CE Certificates

How do I earn CEs?

  • If you purchased the Virtual Experience CE package, you can earn CEs by watching the pre-recorded On-Demand workshops or attending a scheduled live presentation.
  • Keep in mind, the content for the On-Demand presentations and Live presentations, even from the same presenters, are different and constitute their own separate educational experience and CEs.

Event

Do I need to log in with my CAMFT account to access the Live workshops and the pre-recorded On-Demand workshops?

  • Yes! Please sure to keep your CAMFT login and password handy so that you can easily acces the Virtual Experience.

Where can I see the schedule of Live workshops?


System Requirements/Technical Assistance

How can I check to see if my computer/laptop meets the system requirements to view the Virtual Experience?

Who do I contact for technical support?

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