Five Acres 5th Annual Clinical Conference:

Working with Trauma from a Multi-Cultural Perspective


CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT: Up to 6 credits are available for PSY, MFT, and LCSW. APA: Five Acres is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.  Five Acres maintains responsibility for this program and its content. The California Board of Behavioral   Science (BBS) now recognizes APA continuing education credit for license renewal for LCSWs and MFTs.

When: Thursday, March 15, 2018  8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Where: Courtyard Marriott, Monrovia, CA



Ticket  Information:

General Registration $70 / Student Registration $30 (must show student I.D.)

Pricing includes one-day seminar with CEUs


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Conference Description:

Join Five Acres leadership, clinicians and the San Gabriel Valley clinical community for a one-day, continuing education conference.

Five Acres is committed to excellence and provides consistent, high quality, culturally responsive clinical training to the mental health community and other non-profit service providers.

This year’s conference will focus on working with trauma from a multi-cultural perspective.

The conference will include:

  • Themed break-out sessions
  • Group work
  •  Q&A during break-out sessions


Conference Organizers:

Rachel McClements, Psy.D, Chief Clinical Officer, Five Acres

Rachel McClements, Psy.D. is the Chief Clinical Officer at 5 Acres. She is responsible for the direction and management of the agency’s overall clinical and mental health service delivery; and steering the organization in the development and maintenance of effective therapeutic practices. Dr. McClements is a licensed Clinical Psychologist.



Katherine Tsai, Ph.D., M.P.H., Director of Research and Clinical Training, Five Acres

Katherine Tsai, Ph.D.,M.P.H. currently serves as the Director of Research and Clinical Training at Five Acres. She received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley. She then acquired her doctoral degree from the SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology while concurrently obtaining her M.P.H. in Epidemiology at SDSU. Through research and clinical training activities, Katherine supports the agency in formulating an evidence-informed approach to how they improve the quality and coordination of the care they provide.


Presenter information coming soon!

Become a Sponsor

The Five Acres Clinical Conference provides a variety of sponsorship levels to fit every budget. Each level offers a unique mix of promotional opportunities ranging from advertising space at the event to being featured as a contributor in promotional emails and our website. Organizations may also reserve a table at the conference to promote their services throughout the duration of the event. Additionally, any individual donations are gratefully accepted and will be used exclusively to fund the Five Acres Clinical Conference. To become a sponsor please contact Samantha Shank at


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For more information please contact Samantha Shank at or (626) 993-3169.