Events and Education

The Santa Cruz CAMFT chapter holds monthly informal training sessions (Cafe CAMFT) and half day and full day training offering continuing education units. This website provides numerous articles of interest to members and the public. If you are a trainer or a member who would to develop a workshop, contact the training chair at


We are a non profit organization that relies upon the wonderful dedication of our volunteers. We are always in need of a helping hand and encourage you to consider volunteering, we can find a position that fits your availability and needs. It is a wonderful way to network, give back to your community, meet wonderful people and help set the course of the Santa Cruz Chapter. Please contact the if you are interested.

SC-CAMFT Board Meetings

Meetings are open to all members and to the public. The meetings are scheduled for the 3rd Saturday of the month, from 10 am – 1 pm. Please check with the for location.  To contact board members please click here.

Prelicensed Support Group

“3000-Hour Club” (Prelicensed Support Group): Free ongoing* monthly support group serving interns, trainees and students. This group is a great place to gain support during your challenging, underpaid journey from school through internship to starting your new rewarding profession as a licensed therapist. We emphasize self-care, clarifying goals, sharing experience. Our facilitator, Nate Weinstein, LMFT, supports the group as  interns and students support each other with caring and community, along with key information regarding: BBS exams, internships, supervisors and anything else you can imagine coming across during this time! The group meets the 1st Friday of each month from 12:15-1:45pm at 1663 Dominican Way, Ste. 110-B, Santa Cruz. Call Call Nate at 831.392.7064 or email internsupport.

*We’re always open to new members. If you’re not a chapter member yet – this being one of the benefits of joining – come anyway for a few visits to get to know us!

Email Notification of SC-CAMFT News and Sponsored Events

Several times a month, notices are sent by email about SC-CAMFT sponsored trainings, Café CAMFT topics, board issues, and other professional information relevant to the practice of our profession.

SC-CAMFT’s Email Policy

SC-CAMFT uses the membership email list only for official SC-CAMFT business. This includes chapter-sponsored training and training cosponsored by affiliated organizations, such as Monterey County CAMFT and the Monterey Bay Psychological Association. The email list is also used to disseminate information about Café CAMFT, workshops and conferences, the newsletter, and other direct board business.

We encourage our membership to use other existing vehicles to reach fellow members, including through purchasing local or state CAMFT mailing lists, using the our chapter listserve, and submitting articles and advertising to our chapter newsletter.

Find A Therapist

This resource guide includes local therapists, along with a listing of individual specialties, orientations, office locations, and other contact information.  You must be a licensed therapist or intern and a member of this chapter to be included in the directory. When you join the chapter you are able to create your own profile to be added to the directory.