Join Us for the 10th Annual West Coast Symposium on Addictive Disorders
in Elegant La Quinta, California
MAY 30 – JUNE 2, 2019

La Ventana Treatment Programs is honored to once again partner with C4 Recovery Foundation to present the 10th annual West Coast Symposium on Addictive Disorders. The mission of C4, a non-profit organization, is to improve the accessibility and quality of addiction treatment, and to promote long-term behavioral health solutions. We hope you take advantage of the variety of workshops as well as the many opportunities to make new connections on the beautiful La Quinta grounds.

La Ventana Faculty Speaker Lineup

Thought leaders and seasoned clinicians working in direct client care with Substance Use & Mental Health disorders


Beyond Mindfulness and Trauma Informed Care–
Instituting Long Term, Systemized Treatment Protocols to Support Life Long, Sustainable Recovery

8:30AM – 10:00AM


Holly Daniels, PhD, LMFT


Stephen Dansiger, PsyD, LMFT

Clinical Collaboration & Care Advocacy in the Courtroom

10:45AM – 12:15PM

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Jeffrey Merrick, Esq


Sharon Volner, MS, LMFT

Getting Comfortable in the Unknown: Gender & Sexuality in Treatment Settings

2:00PM – 3:30PM


Beck Gee-Cohen, MA, LADC

Secrets to Lighting Your Fire Again: The Road to Burnout Avoidance

4:15PM – 5:45PM


Jennifer Enriquez, AMFT


I am Not My Struggle: Rejecting Insecurity and Owning One’s Self Through the Use of Out-of-the-Box Interventions

10:45AM – 12:15PM


Sharon Volner, MS, LMFT

Working with Families to Support Treatment Outcomes

2:00PM – 3:30PM


Oriana Murphy, MA, CADC-II, LCSW

Averting Addiction Before It Occurs: Early Detection of Entitlement in Addiction & Fostering Resiliency

4:15PM – 5:45PM


Michael Wetter, PsyD, FAPA


Primary Mental Health Disorder Interventions and Transports with Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders and/or Eating Disorders

8:30AM – 10:00AM


Kristin Agar, MSW, LCSW, CIP, CAI


Meredith Sonetz, MA, LCPC, CADC

Our team would love to see you during WCSAD at our Booths #104 & #105!

Join Us at our Friday Night Mixer!

We are looking forward to meeting new friends as well as reconnecting with old ones.