Parenting Classes Thousand Oaks CA

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Dr. Nate Newman
Nate Newman, Ph.D., BCD, LCSW A Professional Corporation
(818) 596-2069
4055 Thousand Oaks Blvd. SUITE 215
Westlake Village, CA
Credentials
Credentials: Ph.D., BCD, LCSW
Licensed in California
27 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Addictions/Substance, Aging, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder, Behavioral Problems, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder, Parenti
Populations Served
Alzheimer's, Caregivers, Chronic Illness
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Mrs. Elizabeth Suzuki
Elizabeth Suzuki, LCSW
(818) 999-6452
21243 Ventura Boulevard Suite 205
Woodland Hills, CA
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in California
25 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Aging, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Multicultural Issues, Parenting Issues, Stress, Life Transitions, Women's Issues
Populations Served
Children of Divorce, Caregivers, Step Families, Interracial Families/Couples, Biracial
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Children (6-12), Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Dr. Jo Christner
(818) 879-7777
5535 Balboa Blvd Suite 202
Encino, CA
Credentials
Credentials: Psy.D.
Licensed in California
20 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Addictions/Substance, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Eating Disorders, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Spiritual/Religious Concerns, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Education/Personal Development, Dual Diag
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics), Military/Veterans
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Ms. Melanie Masters
(805) 214-8513
Family Phases5743 Corsa Ave, Suite 223
Westlake Village, CA
Specialties
Learning Disabilities, Attention Deficit (ADHD), Divorce
Qualification
School: Pacifica Graduate Institute
Year of Graduation: 2008
Years In Practice: 3 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults
Average Cost
$60 - $100
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes

Dr. Marilyn Wedge
(818) 963-9071
141 N Duesenberg Drive
Westlake Village, CA
Specialties
Relationship Issues, Child or Adolescent, Divorce
Qualification
School: University of Chicago
Year of Graduation: 1978
Years In Practice: 20+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: Female
Age: Adolescents,Adults,Children
Average Cost
$90 - $110
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes

Ms. Heather Zeug
(818) 667-6663
22231 Mulholland Highway, Suite 200
Calabasas, CA
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in California
12 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Career/Employment Concerns, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Interpersonal Relationships, Parenting Issues, Pregnancy/Childbirth, Stress, Life Transitions, Women's Issues
Populations Served
Children of Divorce, Step Families
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Mr. Paul Inglizian
Paul Inglizian, LCSW
(818) 469-0845
5535 Balboa Blvd., Suite 220
Encino, CA
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in California
22 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder, Behavioral Problems, Bipolar Disorders, Child Abuse and Neglect, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Family Dysfunction, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Obsessive/Compulsive Di
Populations Served
Children of Divorce, Caregivers
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Dr. Laura Thomas, Ph.D.
(805) 371-1825
550 St. Charles Dr., Ste. 101A
THousand Oaks, CA
Specialties
ADHD,Anxiety or Fears,Depression,Divorce,Gay Lesbian Issues,Loss or Grief,Parenting,Relationship Issues,Spirituality,Thinking Disorders
Gender
Female
Education
Bachelors degree in psychology/sociologyMasters degree in marriage and family therapyDoctoral degree in psychology with licensure in clinical psychology
Insurance
Yes
Membership Organizations
Laura Thomas, Ph.D.

Marina Tonkonogy
(818) 850-5736
3625 E Thousand Oaks Blvd
Thousand Oaks, CA
Specialties
Relationship Issues, Infidelity, Divorce, Personality Disorders
Qualification
School: Phillips Graduate Institute
Year of Graduation: 2004
Years In Practice: 7 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: Female
Age: Adolescents,Adults,Elders
Average Cost
$150+
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes

Dr. Lester Summerfield
(805) 994-0948
4045 E Thousand Oaks Blvd
Westlake Village, CA
Specialties
Addiction, Attention Deficit (ADHD), Post Divorce Counseling, Impulse Control Disorders
Qualification
School: USIU (ALLIANT)
Year of Graduation: 1974
Years In Practice: 30+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Children (6 to 10),Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults
Average Cost
$130+
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: TRICARE

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Parents: Be Role Models for Your Children

Here is what we can all do to help keep our children "violence-free"

Parents and caregivers are vital to the healthy development and growth of children. We all know this, but what can we do better to enrich our children? Helping children learn more about themselves and their environment can be a key step in preventing school andyouth violence. Parents want children to be safe, and children want to feel and be safe.

The following information will be both helpful to you as a parent and caregiver, as well as to your children. So take time to read and make time to share this with your children. Violence prevention begins with YOU. Remember to make time to listen, take time to talk...these can be precious moments.

Nurture

Show love and concern

Every day, tell your child you love him/her.
Show affection daily with a hug, a kiss, and/or a touch.
Make time for special family fun activities.
Meet your child's friends to ensure he/she has positive influences.

Emotions

Understand - don't take a stand

Children who don't know how to control their anger are more likely to fight. Teach children how to calm down and talk over their problems. Tips for keeping cool and solving a problem:

  • Keep in mind that anger is real, but it usually goes away.
  • To calm down, think about or do things you enjoy.
  • Once you have calmed down, think about the problem with a clear head.
  • Take steps to solve the problem.

Communication Is a two-way street

Children who have good communication with their parents are more likely to ask for their advice than turn to peers. When talking to your child, always remember to:

  • Listen to your child.
  • Find out what your child knows about violence and how to prevent it before you start talking.
  • Let your child know he/she can always talk to you about anything.

RESPECT

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