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Caring Together – Day One

September 7, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm PDT

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A symposium for mental health and other helping professionals, family caregivers, and the community supporting them

Professionals – Learn how to identify the emotional, psychological and spiritual needs of caregivers and offer tools to support and enrich the caregiving experience.
Caregivers – Learn how to find support, personal balance, and joy when caring for a vulnerable elder.

Offered on two dates in two locations:

Friday, September 7, 2018
8:30am-12:30 pm
Santa Barbara City College – West campus – BC Forum 721 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93109 (West Campus Entrance)
Saturday, September 8, 2018
8:30am- 12:30 pm
Santa Maria Public Library – Shepard Hall –421 S McClelland St, Santa Maria, CA 93454

The program will include a Keynote Presentation; “Finding Gratitude and Positive Meaning in Family Caregiving” with Barry J. Jacobs, Psy.D. and Julia L. Mayer, Psy.D., a Panel Discussion, and a Q & A.

RSVP: Shannon Kidd, with information about which event you will be attending


The symposium is open and free to the public including 3.5  CE’S (Continuing Education Units) FOR LCSW, LMFT, LPCC Participants.

This program is made possible with funding from the  Santa Barbara Foundation Caregiver Initiative.



September 7, 2018
8:30 am - 12:30 pm PDT
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Santa Barbara City College- West campus- BC Forum
721 Cliff Drive
Santa Barbara, CA 93109 United States
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