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The 6th Annual “It Happens to Boys” Conference


Creative Change Conferences is pleased to announce the upcoming 6th Annual “It Happens to Boys” Conference on February 28 and March 1, 2014 at the Pasadena Hilton in Pasadena, California.

The powerful two-day conference features speakers who are experts in the field of male childhood abuse, trauma, and addiction, as well as survivors who will share their stories. Speakers include child abuse survivor, activist, and author Dave Pelzer (A Child Called It); Patrick Carnes, PhD, a leading expert on the subject of sexual addiction (Out of the Shadows); Men’s Movement pioneer John Lee (The Flying Boy); Jerry Moe and Harry Haroutunian, MD, of the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage, California; and Judy Crane, founder of the Refuge Treatment Center in Florida. Other top speakers, therapists and healers include Dr. Cindy Carter, Allen Berger, PhD, Jonathan Young, PhD, Cathy and Randy Boyd, Sparrow Goudey, Patrick Haggerson, Dr. Sally Diane, and Kelly Lewallen, MFT.


The “It Happens to Boys” Conference will take place February 28 and March 1, 2014 from 8 am to 5:30 pm.


Pasadena Hilton

168 S. Robles Avenue

Pasadena, CA 91101

(626) 577-1000

(Special room rates are available)


Registration for both days including lunch is $250 or $125 for one day. CAMFT members and students receive a $50 discount. Group discounts are available. Continuing education credits for MFTs and LCSWs are offered.


Register now online at www.creativechangeconferences.com, by calling (760) 346-4606 or via e-mail to [email protected]


Creative Change Conferences also presents “It Happens to Boys 6+”


March 21, 2014

Desert Princess Palm Springs Golf Resort

67967 Vista Chino

Cathedral City, California 92234

(760) 322-7000


$125 including lunch. Seven CEUs available. Visit www.creativechangeconferences.com


Click here to read the Counselor Connection feature article “Males Who Were Abused and Their Propensity for Drug and Alcohol Use” by Carol Teitelbaum, MFT.