Professional Development Lecture Series

Ann Martin Center sponsors lectures on contemporary research, theory, and technique relevant to educators  and child mental health professionals. Speakers reflect diverse expertise in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of learning, emotional, behavioral, developmental, and school-related problems.

The series is offered as a free service to the professional community and all presenters have graciously donated their time. (CEUs are available for MFTs and LCSWs)

Location & Parking: 1375 55th Street, Emeryville, CA. Our clinic is four blocks west of San Pablo Avenue and two blocks south of Powell Street. For map and directions, see There is a guest parking lot opposite the main entrance to our building. Street parking is also available.

Fall 2018 Professional Development Lectures
School Success for Children with ADHD
Speaker:  Sarah Wheeler, PhD, LEP
Date:   Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Time:  4:30 – 6:00 pm
Location: Ann Martin Center
Target Audience: Educators and School Based Mental Health Providers


Trauma Informed Education: Understand. Adapt. Empower. (3 CE UNITS)
Speaker: Emily Santiago, LEP, NCSP
Date:  Friday, October 19, 2018
Time:  1 – 4:00 pm
Location: Ann Martin Center
Target Audience: Educators and Mental Health Providers
Fee: $50-$75
CE Units: 3



If you have any requests or suggestions for speakers and topics, please email Lauren La Plante, Community Education Coordinator, or leave a message at (510) 655-7880 ext 222.

Click here to view past lectures.