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Gender & Sexual Diversity

Incorporating Harm Reduction Methods Into Your Private Practice (6 CE Seminar)

  • October 28, 2017
  • 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM (PDT)
  • Alliance Health Project, 1930 Market St., San Francisco CA 94102
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  • This discounted rate is for employees of UCSF Alliance Health Project only.
  • If you are an intern working on your clinical hours for licensure, there are 10 reduced slots available for this seminar. If those slots are gone, the only discount options are if you are an AHP employee or a Gaylesta member.
  • This is the standard rate for people who are (1) not Gaylesta members, AND (2) not employees of UCSF Alliance Health Project

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October 28, 2017, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Alliance Health Project, 1930 Market Street, San Francisco
6.0 CE Credits

 This seminar will teach the history of Harm Reduction Psychotherapy, the principles of Harm Reduction and how psychotherapists in private practice can work from a Harm Reduction perspective. Issues of substance use assessment, goal setting and counter-transference when working with substance users will be addressed. A reading list will be provided before the training to allow participants to familiarize themselves with basic Harm Reduction concepts.

Registration is $225, with discounts for Gaylesta members ($175), Alliance Health Project employees ($175) and Interns (limited availability) ($100).

For detailed information, click on this link.

Cynthia Hoffman, LMFT
, is a psychotherapist in private practice. She has been practicing and teaching Harm Reduction Psychotherapy for over 18 years in both private practice and agency settings.

Claudia Figallo, MPH, CATC, has been providing Harm Reduction counseling to individuals with co-occurring disorders, the LGBTQ community and young people since 2000. She worked at the Alliance Health Project for 12 years and provides trainings to various agencies around the Bay Area.