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    Patt Morrison, KPCC 89.3 - August 30th, 2011

    Clinic president Betsy Pfromm is a featured guest on Patt Morrison's talk show, for an episode on mental health screenings in schools. Moderated by Patt Morrison and also featuring Pia Valenzuela Escudero, assistant director for School Mental Health Services at LAUSD, the program discusses mental health screening for teens.

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    First 5 LA Monday Morning Report - May 18, 2009

    The Clinic worked with Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard Parks to declare May 8, 2009, "Los Angeles City Children's Mental Health Awareness Day," and was awarded a proclamation citing its leadership in children's mental health.

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    Primera Edicion, Univision Channel 34 - January 2007

    The Clinic was featured on a morning television news program that reached 3 million viewers in California. With the goal of educating Latino parents and caregivers around issues of early childhood development, reporter Gabriela Tessier interviewed two Clinic staff members and a representative from Clinic funder First 5 LA.

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    LA 36 Broadcast - February 5, 2006.

    Dr. Barbara Stroud, Director of Early Intervention & Community Wellness Division is interviewed on Multicultural Education Television broadcast. Click the following links:

    Techniques Used in Schools

    Ages/Grades Served

    How We "Get the Word Out" About Services

    KNBC Channel 4 - May 2005.

    5 O’Clock News: The Clinic’s Executive Director Betsy Pfromm and Director of Early Intervention & Community Wellness Division, Dr. Barbara Stroud were interviewed by Ted Chen on the subject of high pre-school expulsion rates, issues and concerns faced by children and their families, as well as community resources were highlighted.

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Press Releases

2012, May - L.A.'s "Children's Mental Health Awareness Day" Efforts To Reach 1.5 Million Spanish Language Readers in May
2011, October - Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic
Honors L.A. Times' Sandy Banks & USC's Family of Schools Program
2011, June - Clinic's South LA Flagship Readies To Meet New Needs
With generous support from the S. Mark Taper Foundation, the AhmansonFoundation, and the Weingart Foundation, the Clinic successfully closes the first phase of its "Access and Safety" capital campaign.
2010, May - Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic Honors Local Leaders in Childhood Trauma & Homeless Housing
2010, May - City of Los Angeles Declares May 6 "Children's Mental Health Awareness Day"
2009, June - Free Pony Rides, Face Painting & Hot Dogs Featured at the 11th Annual Family FunFest!
2009, May - City of Los Angeles Declares May 8 "Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day"
2009, May - Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic Honors Local Leaders on Suicide Prevention and Foster Care
American Psychiatric Association Honors ClinicWith National Mental Health Award
USC Honors Local Volunteer for 45 Years of Service to Central and South Los Angeles Community
Clinic's Early Childhood Intervention expert Dr. Barbara Stroud chosen for Prestigious National Fellowship
Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic Staff Present at National ZERO TO THREE Conference
Standing Room Only at Early Intervention Mental Health Services Conference


Guía Festiva - November 2011
Salud Y Niños - August 2009
Salud Y Niños - January 2009
Our Weekly Newspaper - April 2006
Los Angeles Magazine - September 2005
Our Weekly Newspaper - September 2005
Our Weekly Newspaper - January 2005
National Latino Behavioral Health Association(NLBHA) - October 2004