Learn and grow with us

Want to learn a new therapeutic skill or refresh your knowledge about a specific population? Take a class at the Southern California Counseling Center. We offer an ongoing series of continuing education courses for licensed therapists and SCCC counselors and alumni, plus certification classes that are open to everyone.

Gang Awareness Training: A Therapeutic Education (G.A.T.E.)

January 20, 2018

Taught by Marianne Diaz, Director of Outreach Services  (7 CEUs)

GATE is designed for anyone who works with adolescents or adults who are impacted by gang culture or community SCCC_Icons_coretraining-gateviolence. Grounded in a non-judgmental view of gang membership, the course introduces participants into the realities gang members face and provides effective methods of connecting and working with teens and adults with a history of violence and gang involvement.

Tuition: $200 (Payment plans available)

Course to take place at: Southern California Counseling Center

Current SCCC supervisors are FREE to attend (contact Robbyn to register).

SCCC Alumni receive a 20% discount for this training, as they do with all training that have a fee.

For more information please contact: Marianne Diaz, Director of Outreach Services, (323) 937-1344 x 3211

Law and Ethics Refresher

Sunday, October 29, 2017, 9 AM – 4 PM  (this course satisfies the 6-CEU BBS requirement)

Course to take place at:  Southern California Counseling Center

Presented by Chuck Moshontz, LMFT

This class is a practical review and reminder of the legal and ethical issues of everyday practice. It will cover such topics such as:

  • Confidentiality and privilege
  • Mandated disclosures/permitted disclosures
  • Record keeping
  • Working with minors
  • Informed consent
  • E-therapy/Telehealth
  • Managing boundaries/dual relationships
  • Legal and ethical decision-making

Presented materials will teach workshop attendees to:

  1. Recognize legal and ethical dilemmas that commonly arise
  2. Manage and resolve those dilemmas competently
  3. Make legal and ethical decisions with greater confidence and clarity

Presenter Bio: 

Chuck Moshontz has taught law and ethics continuing education courses for psychotherapists throughout California since 2002.

Current SCCC supervisors are FREE to attend, SCCC Alumni receive a 20% discount for this training, as they do with all training that have a fee.  Register below today!

If you are currently supervising at SCCC, please register directly by emailing Robbyn Coffey.

For more information please contact us at: 323.937.1344

Approved by CAMFT


The Southern California Counseling Center is approved by CAMFT (Provider # 62299) to provide continuing education for MFTs, LPCCs, and LCSWs.  All continuing education courses offered by SCCC meet the criteria established by the  California BBS for LMFT, LPCC, and LCSW license renewal.


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