PPSC is looking for Therapist Interns in our Community Conseling Department

Counsel individuals, families, couples and groups regarding psychological or emotional problems such as stress, substance abuse, or family situations and develop and implement therapeutic treatment plan by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Interview and observe client(s) to make an assessment concerning current problem, behavior, relevant history and other pertinent information.  Utilize appropriate assessment and treatment planning […]

March 7th, 2017|Counseling|Comments Off on PPSC is looking for Therapist Interns in our Community Conseling Department|

PPSC is hiring: Therapist, Mary Isaak Center Counseling

Counsel individuals regarding psychological or emotional problems and develop and implement therapeutic treatment plan. Provide Mental/Behavioral Health services for adult individuals, families, and groups in residence at Mary Isaac Center/COTS. Individual must be adept at working with dual diagnosis and crisis intervention. Under the Director of Counseling and the clinical supervisor, staff therapist is responsible for coordinating activities in […]

January 4th, 2017|Counseling|Comments Off on PPSC is hiring: Therapist, Mary Isaak Center Counseling|

PPSC Job Opening – Marriage and Family Therapist/Social Worker Intern or Psy.D. Intern or Trainee

AGENCY MISSION: PPSC is dedicated to improving the social and economic health or our community by providing programs that strengthen the dignity and self-sufficiency of the individual. 

REPORTS TO: Program Director and Clinical Supervisor

HOURS: Part-time (20-32 hr./week) SALARY: $16.00 – 20.00/hour DOE 

Petaluma People Services Center is seeking applicants for part to full-time (32 hours) Marriage and Family Therapist or Social Worker, or Psy.D. […]

August 18th, 2016|Counseling|Comments Off on PPSC Job Opening – Marriage and Family Therapist/Social Worker Intern or Psy.D. Intern or Trainee|

Opportunity Fair Volunteers Needed – July 26, 2016

The Sonoma County Youth Ecology Corps hosted in Southern Sonoma County by Petaluma People Services Center invites Chamber members to volunteer at the Opportunity Fair at the end of the month. More about the program can be found at: http://petalumapeople.org/employment/youth-link/

The youth in this program, their energy, enthusiasm and appreciation are a reminder of the incredible value of this program to […]

July 13th, 2016|Counseling, Employment, Serving Families|Comments Off on Opportunity Fair Volunteers Needed – July 26, 2016|

PPSC partners with Petaluma Animal Services to build awareness about senior to senior adoptions

In honor of the Petaluma Animal Services, Clear the Shelter Program, PPSC invites you to understand the Healing Power of Pets – Senior to Senior adoptions are always free.  Flyer attached: CTSPEP 2016

For seniors pet owners, who often live alone, pets can help reduce stress, lower blood pressure, increase social interaction and physical activity and help them learn.

Pets provide […]

July 8th, 2016|Counseling, Seniors|Comments Off on PPSC partners with Petaluma Animal Services to build awareness about senior to senior adoptions|

Petaluma Partners in Prevention commemorates World Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 14th 2016

Elder abuse happens every day when older persons are abused, neglected, and exploited by others. No one likes to talk about it, but all too often it happens and most times it goes unreported. Every year an estimated 5 million older Americans are victims of elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation. And that’s only part of the picture: Experts believe […]

April 20th, 2016|Counseling, Seniors|Comments Off on Petaluma Partners in Prevention commemorates World Elder Abuse Awareness Day June 14th 2016|

What is a healthy relationship?

Healthy relationships consist of trust, honesty, respect equality, and compromise. Unfortunately, teen dating violence—the type of intimate partner violence that occurs between two young people who are, or who were once in, an intimate relationship—is a serious problem in the United States. A national survey found that ten percent of teens, female and male, had been the victims of physical  dating […]

March 16th, 2016|Counseling, Employment, Uncategorized|Comments Off on What is a healthy relationship?|

PPSC Job Opening

PPSC has been at the heart of the Petaluma community for nearly four decades.  It consists of 52 human services programs based on best practice research with measurable outcomes. We are a community of caregivers existing within the larger community whose sole purpose is to help make people’s lives better. We strive to do this one child, one adult, […]

November 30th, 2015|Counseling, Employment|Comments Off on PPSC Job Opening|

Develop a Healthy Outlook – Small changes can make a big difference

Are you 60 or older? Are there days or weeks when you don’t leave the home?  Are you not eating, or are you overeating?  Do you feel lonely or isolated?  Have you experienced a recent loss? It cold be depression – and there is help available.  PPSC is part of five agencies county wide that are dedicated to the […]

September 10th, 2015|Counseling, Seniors|Comments Off on Develop a Healthy Outlook – Small changes can make a big difference|

a little fun in the dark can help so many

PPSC Neon Rose Classic Golf Tournament

This years 2015 neon rose golf classic benefitting PETALUMA PEOPLE SERVICE CENTER will be October 23.  Join us for 9 glowing holes of golf at rooster run golf course: register to golf, sponsor this classic event, or volunteer. Sponsor, golf or volunteer. Lets have a little fun in the dark to help the thousands […]

September 9th, 2015|Counseling, Featured, Housing, Seniors, Serving Families, Volunteers|Comments Off on a little fun in the dark can help so many|