CAAMP Events

CAAMP offers quarterly educational programs, and an annual conference.
The Board meets on the first Friday of most months.

Motivational Interviewing:
Theory, Technique, and Practice

Rita AvedissianCAAMP welcomes you to join us for a detailed presentation about Motivational Interviewing (MI) by Rita Avedissian, LMFT.  In this presentation, Ms. Avedissian aims to help you understand and conceptualize the goal, spirit, and implementation of MI. In addition to being a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Ms. Avedissian also holds an MS in Career Counseling and a BS in Business Management.  She has worked with diverse populations that included at-risk youth, trauma victims, and victims of domestic violence.  She also has evidence based training and certifications in Motivational Interviewing, Aggression Replacement Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy with Depressed Adolescents, Grief and Bereavement Therapy, and more.

Friday, June 2, 2017 9:00 am – 11:00 am

In this presentation, Motivational Interviewing: Theory, Technique, and Practice, attendees will learn and discuss:

  1.             Fundamentals and techniques of reflective listening
  2.             Core concepts, opening strategies, and process practices
  3.             History, application, and specific populations that could benefit from Motivational Interviewing

Foundations Recovery Network
17167 Ventura Blvd.
Encino, CA 91316

9:00-9:30 am - Registration and Networking
9:30-10:30 am - Program
10:30 am – 11:00 am – Board Meeting

$10 for Members/$15 for Non-Members of CAAMP


 Upcoming Educational Meetings

PLEASE NOTE: Meeting locations to be announced.
August 4, 2017
October 6, 2017
December 1, 2017

Additionally, we have planned the annual conference for: October 20, 2017 - See Below

4910 Van Nuys Blvd., Suite 301
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403

(8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Networking and Registration. 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Program)

Members ($10.00):
Non-Members ($15.00):
General Payments



OCTOBER 20, 2017

California Endowment Center
1000 N Alameda St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Early Bird Registration:
CAAMP/NAMA member: $75.00 ($85.00 at the door)
Non-member: $100.00 ($110 at the door)

Register after September 1:
CAAMP/NAMA member: $85 ($100 at the door)
Non-member: $110 ($125 at the door)

More information coming soon.

Early Bird Registration
CAAMP/NAMA member: $75.00:
Early Bird Registration
Non- member: $100.00:
Register after September 1:
CAAMP/NAMA member: $85
Register after September 1:
Non-member: $110