Links

Crisis Links & Numbers

In addition the following phone numbers and links are provided to you in case of an emergency or if you need additional information:

National suicide hotline: 800-784-2433

American Suicide Foundation: 800-531-4477

Crisis Helpline (for any kind of crisis): 800-233-4357

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-7233

Youth Crisis Hotline: 800-448-4663

Child Abuse Hotline: 800-540-4000

Please call 911 in cases of an emergency

For additional phone numbers that may help you click on the below link:
http://smhp.psych.ucla.edu/hotline.htm

Therapy Links

Board of Behavioral Science Examiners:

http://www.bbs.ca.gov

This web site can be accessed to check on licensure status for therapists in the state of California.: http://www.bbs.ca.gov/Weblokup.htm


In addition there is also information about laws and regulations of Marriage and Family Therapists and Social Workers pertaining to on-line therapy:

http://www.bbs.ca.gov/comp-5.htm

AmericanAssociation of Marriage and Family Therapy:

http://www.aamft.org

Therapists at Therapy-Connection are members of AAMFT. AAMFT is the professional association for the field of marriage and family therapy. We encourage visiting their web site and exploring the philosophies, legal and ethical guidelines we here at Therapy-Connection follow.California Division of Marriage and Family Therapy:

www.aamftca.org

This site will give you a perspective of what is happening in the State of California in regards to Marriage and Family Therapists. Dr. Antonio Marotta is a past board member of this organization.