Thank You International Dyslexia Association, Los Angeles

Thank you to the International Dyslexia Association for putting on such an informative, well run conference this past Saturday, May 2nd, at UCLA. Language and Learning 2015 enlisted a wonderful set of speakers this year, including author/consultant/dyslexia specialist Louisa Moats, Ed. D.; pediatric neurophsychologist Rita Eichenstein, Ph.D.; and Lev Gottlieb, Ph.D., UCLA pediatric neuropsychologist. I am looking forward to next year’s conference!

Save the Date: Explore Attachment Based Teaching 6/19 + 6/20/2015

As a part of Campbell Hall Summer Institute, Lou Cozolino, Ph.D., Daniel Franklin, Ph.D., and Peter Murphy, Ph.D. will be conducting a 2-day workshop for teachers, clinicians and school administrators: Explore Attachment-Based Teaching.

Tuition is $420.00. Students receive a 50% discount. MFTs and LCSWs receive 14 CEUs, BBS Provider Number PCE 5493.

For more information, please contact Kena Dorsey at (818) 505-5302 or

Campbell Hall Summer Institute: The Social Neuroscience of Education

Event date: August 4-7, 2014. Registration is now open for this teacher training series emphasizing attachment-based teaching and learning through human connection. Campbell Hall’s 4-day institute is led by renown psychologist and author Louis Cozolino, PhD, Daniel Franklin, PhD, and Peter Murphy, PhD. It takes place on August 4th – 7th, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and is open to all educators, clinicians, and graduate students. Cost: $840 (includes all materials and lunch). For questions: Please contact Kena Dorsey at (818) 505-5302 or

Louis Cozolino, PhD, is a professor of psychology at Pepperdine University and a private practitioner. He is the author of The Social Neuroscience of Education, Attachment-Based Teaching: How to Enhance Learning through Human Connection, The Healthy Aging Brain, The Neuroscience of Human Relationships, The Neuroscience of Psychotherapy, and The Making of a Therapist.

Daniel Franklin, PhD, is a Board Certified Educational Therapist. He specializes in addressing the learning needs of children and young adults. He is President of Franklin Educational Services, Inc., which provides Franklin Certified Academic Management®, tutoring, test prep, and one-on-one schooling.

Peter Murphy, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist and is also the President of Milestone Mentoring. Dr. Murphy treats children and adults with learning, attention, and mood disorders. Dr. Murphy facilitates parent support groups and frequently speaks to parents and professionals on addressing the needs of challenging children and adolescents.