851.8 Petition: Sealing and Destroying Your Adult Arrest Record

If you or someone you know, was wrongfully arrested and there was no conviction or your case was dismissed, there is a process in the state of California that allows you to petition the arresting […]

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Recent CA Professional License Case Victory

Recently Ms. Patterson successfully petitioned the Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS) to reinstate the CA professional license of a client. As a new therapist, Ms. Patterson’s client dated a former patient and a complaint was […]

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Prop 47: What This is And What It Means To You

By now, you may have heard of the term “Prop 47″. Prop 47 is a proposition which passed in November 2014 which allows low-level, non-violent felony convictions to be reduced to a misdemeanor. You or […]

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Dangers and impact of stress

Most people know about the dangers and impact of stress. But do we wholly understand what happens to our brain when it goes through a stressful experience? Body and brain are at risk of a […]

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Binge drinking

What is binge drinking? The definition of binge drinking used by the National Health Service and National Office of Statistics is drinking more than double the lower risk guidelines for alcohol in one session. Binge […]

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