NAMI Temecula Valley Monthly Forum

The Assistance League Thrift Shop
Large Meeting Room
28720 Vía Montezuma
Temecula, CA 92590

Third Wednesday of every month
6:00-8:00 pm

October 18th  - Special Guest Speaker Mr. David M. Schoelen

Topics:

Approaching Someone Who Is Actively Psychotic or Delusional

Lack Of Insight (When Someone Does Not Realize They Are Ill and
What To Do When Someone Refuses Services) 


David M. Schoelen, LCSW has been employed by Riverside University
Health System – Behavioral Health for over 28 years. He has served in
a continuum of clinical roles from student intern to administrative
manager, and has worked with children, adults, and older adults. He
has been an LCSW since 2000.


His practice has included specializing in service to LGBT consumers, engaging people who experience psychosis, and in the application of law related to mental health risk.

David has also been a guest lecturer at several local colleges and universities. He was awarded Field Instructor of the Year by the Inland Empire Clinical Education Collaborative in 2009 for his innovative work as a trainer and educator. He was Riverside County’s first MHSA Workforce Education and Training Manager, and is currently the MHSA Administrator.