Navigating the New Normal: Counseling During COVID-19

  • May 30, 2020
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • GoToWebinar
  • 108


  • This registration level is for those that are associate level or those that do not belong to counseling profession.
  • Please use this registration if you are fully licensed in CA or any other state.
  • Code required

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The COVID 19 Pandemic has created a paradigm shift in how we practice mental health, the interventions we use, and how we engage in our own self care. Through this thought provoking and fascinating symposium, counselors will be challenged to view their work through the lens of this unprecedented pandemic. Come and join us for the first ever Virtual Symposium hosted by CALPCC and Aspira Continuing Education. Wwill discuss themes such as:

  • Practice Challenges and Telehealth
  • Effects of Social Distancing and Isolation on Clients
  • Responding to Unemployment or Underemployment
  • Working with people experiencing Domestic Violence
  • Board Of Behavioral Sciences Updates

4 CEU Credits will be offered to Licensed Members and Non-Members


Session 1: Telebehavioral Health Considerations in COVID-19
Session 2Social Isolation and COVID-19
Session 3Domestic Violence and Narcissistic Abuse and COVID-19 Implications
Session 4: 
The Psychological Effects of Unemployment
The Path Towards Licensure 

Thank you to our sponsors!
Please check out their special CALPCC offers below:

Presenting Sponsor:

Aspira Continuing Education is a leader in the mental health CE field. Aspira CE has been offering quality, board-approved online CE since 2009.

Aspira CE has been working with the CA BBS since our inception
in 2009. All Aspira CE courses are accepted by the CA BBS.

Why choose Aspira CE? With Aspira CE you can:

  • Save time and money
    • Avoid the time and cost of traveling to a conference
    • Avoid costly courses on other websites
    • Save time by fulfilling all CE in one place
  • Talk to a live person when needing assistance
  • Satisfy your CE requirements conveniently anywhere you have online access
  • View all CE course materials at any time. Click here to browse our Course List
  • View and take any exam at any time
    • Take as much time as needed to complete the exam
    • Take the exam as many times necessary to receive an 80% passing score
  • Pay before or after you have passed your exam (purchase required to gain access to certificate of completion)
  • Purchase a subscription to reduce cost.  See our Pricing page for details on all pricing options
  • Print your certificate at any time after passing your exam, completing the course evaluation and purchasing your units
  • Keep track of CE/CEUs earned from other sources on your own personalized myCourses page.

As you can see, there are many advantages to choosing Aspira Continuing Education to fulfill your required CE. The best part is you can view any of our courses, their corresponding exams, and all facets of our website before purchasing anything.

So, visit today, "kick the tires," browse around, and see for yourself what we have to offer. If you have any questions along the way, we are here to help, both by email and by phone. Yes, we do offer live customer support to help answer your questions or fix any issue you are experiencing with our site.

Want more information on how Aspira CE works? We look forward to serving you!


Session Sponsors:

Trusted by over 60,000 customers, industry leader SimplePractice empowers health & wellness professionals to run their businesses more efficiently, streamlining administrative tasks, enabling regulatory compliance, and improving documentation and payments. Offering features like a mobile app, paperless intake, customizable progress notes, Telehealth, secure messaging, integrated credit card processing, client scheduling, template library, and more, SimplePractice is a HIPAA compliant, fully integrated practice management platform. CALPCC is exclusively partnered with SimplePractice. Learn more here:

SimplePractice is a HIPAA compliant, fully integrated practice management platform. Offering features like a mobile app, paperless intake, customizable progress notes, Telehealth, secure messaging, integrated credit card processing, scheduling, and more. Try SimplePractice FREE for 30 days and receive 1 month free when you upgrade to a paid subscription—all because you’re a CALPCC member! Get started: *Please note this offer is for customers new to SimplePractice only and the same promotion is not guaranteed using any other link.  

Counselors face uncertain times ahead as COVID-19 continues to alter the landscape and present challenges. In order to help meet some of the professional challenges counselors face, the American Counseling Association is offering a 35% discount* on all books and DVDs in the ACA store. Our books and DVDs cover a wide range of topics that can help you keep your skills honed. Use the promo code SPRING35 to take advantage of this discount.

*This offer expires 11:59 EST on June 30, 2020.

Motivo is the largest platform for therapist telesupervision. We connect pre-licensed therapists with clinical supervisors through secure video conference. Motivo helps aspiring therapists get the supervision required to earn their license, grow their skills, and launch their career.

Motivo is offering CALPCC members 20% off their first three supervision sessions on Motivo.

Click Here to Get the Offer

GoReact is the #1 tool for teaching counseling and procedural skills. It allows you to capture video of students administering assessments, conducting research, and in counseling sessions for feedback, grading and critique. Instructors save time and energy. Students improve crazy fast. Use GoReact at no charge through June 30th at:

Based in Wisconsin since 1907,  Rogers Behavioral Health is a private, not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services and nationally recognized for its specialized psychiatry and addiction services. Rogers provides multiple levels of care, with inpatient and residential care in Wisconsin and outpatient programs across the nation treating trauma recovery, primary mental health, addiction, eating disorder, focus depression, OCD, and anxiety for all ages. 

In California, Rogers offers specialized partial hospitalization (PHP), and intensive outpatient (IOP) care in San Diego, Los Angeles, and San Francisco East Bay clinic for children, teens, and adults in need of a higher level of outpatient care for OCD, anxiety, and depression. For instance, Rogers San Diego uses individualized, evidence-based treatment, such as CBT, ERP (exposure and response prevention), DBT-informed skills, behavioral activation with full-time access board-certified psychiatrists (Brett Johnson, MD for Child and adolescent psychiatry and Sanjaya Saxena, MD for adult psychiatry) and a multidisciplinary team of mental health experts providing measured clinical outcomes

In California, Rogers has established in-network partnerships with Anthem Blue Cross, Cigna, Magellan (children and teens only), MHN, Sharp, and United Behavioral Health and Kaiser (San Francisco East Bay clinic only).  For all other health plans, Rogers submits single-case agreements (90% success rate) through the help of their clinical outcomes. 

During this pandemic, Rogers is offering telehealth services for outpatient care through Rogers Connect Care. This telehealth treatment option ensures privacy and allows evidence-based individual and therapeutic group-based treatment. To learn more, please visit

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