En jueves, el 26 de septiembre 2019, habrá un cursillo informativo gratuito de inmigración en Petaluma de tres a siete de la tarde. El cursillo está organizado por el Instituto de Inmigracion del Area la Bahía; OneJustice; y el Centro de Recursos Familiares de Petaluma. Necesita hacer cita; por favor llame al: (415) 534-5878.
On Thursday, September 26, 2019, there will be a free immigration workshop in Petaluma, from 3 – 7:00 PM. The workshop is co-hosted by the Immigration Institute of the Bay Area (IIBA); OneJustice; and the Family Resource Center. Appointments are required; to make an appointment, please call (415) 534-5878.
On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, community members are invited to a presentation and panel discussion on suicide prevention and risks in older adults. The forum will be held from 5:30 – 7:00 PM at the Person Senior Wing of the Finley Center (2060 College Avenue, Santa Rosa).Read More
Like any other relationship, that between a patient and a therapist is rarely if ever perfect; it can sometimes take a little while for someone to decide if a given therapist is a good fit for them. But how does someone make that decision? And how can they work with the therapist to build a strong and healthy bond based on openness and collaboration?
Like getting a new pair of shoes, finding the “right” therapist for you can be challenging — one size does not fit all. It can in some cases take extensive trial and error to meet the person who will be best equipped to help you overcome your mental health challenges. What’s important is to persevere and keep searching for that person until you find them.
Studies show that at least one in ten children in the United States will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday. While some new laws are giving survivors a broader path to justice, it’s important to focus on abuse prevention. A recent article in the New York Times described steps parents and caregivers can take to protect children and teach them to recognize sexual abuse.