I am a frequent trainer and seminar speaker on topics such as: the Importance of Art and Play as Healing Tools, Boys 101, Treating Trauma in the Family, Grief and Traumatic Loss, Treating the Sexually Abused Child, and Trust Issues.


Conferences: 

2014               

  • The 28th Annual Children's Network Conference, Ontario, CA

                  "Trust yourself, then others.  How trust issues transmit to the families we work with."

  • Tenth Annual Childhood Grief and Traumatic Loss, Pasadena, CA

                  "Trauma and Loss in the Family: Reclaiming Hope after Traumatic Events"

2013               

  • The 27th Annual Children's Network Conference, Ontario, CA

                  "Boys: Wild and Wonderful"

2012               

  • The 26th Annual Children's Network Conference, Ontario, CA

                  "Trauma Treatment in the Family" 

2011               

  • Victor Community Support Services, San Bernardino, CA

                  “Object Relations Play Therapy”

2009               

  • SART Collaborative, San Bernardino County

                  "Children Who Bite"

  • Victor Community Support Services, San Bernardino, CA

                  "Treating the Sexually Abused Child"

2007                           

  • FSA Child Development Conference, Riverside, CA

                  “Boys 101; How to Raise Boys”

2006                           

  • The Riverside Play Therapy Chapter, Riverside, CA

                  “The Importance of Art and Play as Healing Tools in Therapy.”

  • Sixth Annual Child Development Conference, Riverside, CA

                  “Stress Management, Finding the Balance between Work and Home." 

2005                           

  • Azusa Pacific University, Azusa CA, Art and Social Action Symposium

                  “Benefits of Using Art as a Healing Tool”

2004                        

  • Domestic Violence Conference, Loma Linda, Loma Linda University, CA

                  “Treating Children Who Witness Domestic Violence” 

2002                           

  • Azusa Pacific University, Common Day of Learning Azusa, CA

                  “Conflict Resolution in Relationships”