May 30, 2013

    Carpinteria Father Project Group

    Fathers matter.  CALM launched a Father Project in Carpinteria.  The curriculum included teaching men how to play with their children, how to support their spouses and […]
    August 31, 2012

    CALM Receives Verizon Grant

    An estimated 1,000 children are present during episodes of domestic violence each year in Santa Barbara County, and the experience can leave them scarred.  CALM (Child […]
    July 24, 2012

    A Therapist Speaks — How We Help

    “Angelica” is a 17 year old girl who was sexually assaulted by an adult male relative when she was only 10 years old. Drinking, doing drugs, […]
    June 25, 2012

    Sandusky Verdict – CALM Speaks

    Now that Jerry Sandusky has been found guilty of child sexual abuse, the question before us as a nation is:  What have we learned? We have […]
    June 22, 2012

    Surprises about Pet Therapy

    CALM launched a Pet Therapy pilot program this past year. It was not only successful, but yielded some surprising results. Brenda Murrow, one of our interns […]