Practical Tools For Parenting

On January 29, 2015, Bonnie Academy will be hosting an education event for our parents and teachers. The following is a brief information about the event:

Practical Tools For Parenting

Educational event for our teachers and parents ONLY!

The event will take place at Bonnie Academy

On Thursday, January 29, 2015

6:30P.M.- 8:00P.M.

Guest Speaker: Shauna Dabiri-Far, LMFT

From Living Now Therapy

Please note that child care will not be provided.  We encourage for all parents to attend.

About Shauna Dabiri-Far:

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), specializing in young adults, teens, children and 0-5 ages in the city of Los Angeles, specifically privately located in a peaceful setting in Encino, CA.

I was born and raised in sunny California, receiving my undergraduate degree from the University of California, Davis in Communications and Psychology. Then I continued back to Los Angeles, where I received two Masters of Science degrees from California State University, Northridge in Counseling, specializing in both Marriage and Family Therapy and Career Counseling. I have had the privilege of working within several different populations throughout the years, such as Special Needs children 0-5, Domestic Violence families/children, School-Based children, Behavioral problems, ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Self-Harming Behaviors, Life Changes, Farsi-Speaking, Trauma, Grief, Drug/Alcohol issues and many other populations.

I am currently completing my certification in the Napa Infant-Parent Mental Health Fellowship, becoming an Infant Mental Health Specialist and Reflective Facilitator in the state of California. I am certified in the NCAST Feeding Scale and Neonatal Behavioral Observation (NBO). I am also certified in Managing Adaptive Practices and Incredible Years (IY) Dina Group Therapy. I am trained in TF-CBT and IY Toddler, Preschool, School Readiness Parenting Group and can provide services in Farsi as well.

My hobbies and life path include following a spiritual path, meditating, keeping fit, traveling, enjoying my cat, outdoor activities, playing volleyball and spending time with family.

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