DAVID A. BENOIT, LMFT

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“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”


 Marcel Proust

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Professional Experience



Organizational Leadership

  • Juvenile Justice Commission Program Liaison
  • Member Sonoma County Inter-Agency Group Home Advisory Committee
  • Peer Reviewer California Alliance of Child and Family Services
  • Family Life Center Core Advisory Team
  • Contract service provider for organizational development
  • Secretary of the Board for RECAMFT



Program Development

  • Curriculum Development for Adolescent Substance Use Program:

Choice and Change

  • Curriculum Development for Staff Training: PREA Compliance
  • Responsible for Foster Home Certification
  • Lead Facilitator for Staff Development Meetings
  • Contract service provider for continuing education program development








Instructor/Clinical Supervisor

  • Clinical Supervisor for BBS Registered Interns
  • Clinical Supervision for licensed therapists 
  • Contract instructor of continuing education workshops for licensed clinicians
  • Training topics:
     Mindfulness
     Positive Discipline
     Substance Use Disorders/Interventions
     Emotional Problem Solving
     Conflict Resolution
     Managing Depression (6 week series)
     Mind-Body Health
     Pathways to Emotional Wellness
     Understanding Anxiety (6 week series)


Education

University of San Francisco

M.A. Counseling Psychology


National University

B.A. Behavioral Science

Minor in Chemical Dependency


Sonoma Psychotherapy Training Institute 

EMDR Basic Training

John F. Kennedy University
Expressive Arts Studies
SandPlay

Pacific Crest Outward Bound School
 Instructor Training  
                                         

Call 707-480-8842 for an initial consultation.  For email, address, and directions to my office in Santa Rosa, click here.

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LICENSED MARRIAGE & FAMILY THERAPIST

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