about  Les                                    

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I completed my undergraduate work at the University of California at Santa Barbara and my graduate work  in clinical psychology at Antioch University from Akron, Ohio.  I have maintained a private practice as  a licensed Marriage & Family Therapist since 1992.  I have also completed numerous adjunct trainings.

I have trained extensively in Motivational Enhancement Strategies for alcohol and other drugs and am considered an Intervention Specialist.

1987-1989    Counselor at CALM Santa Barbara (child abuse)

1988-1992    Unit Counselor for Eating Disorders and Substance abuse

    at Cottage Care Center.

1992-1994    Worked as the Family Therapy Supervisor at New

    Beginnings Hospital In Ojai, Ca.

1994-1996    Co-founded Emergency Psychiatric Services for Cottage

    Hospital in Santa Barbara.

1996-2002    Professor at the University of California at Santa Barbara,

    Santa Barbara City College and the University of Phoenix.

2002-2006     Co-founded Full Spectrum Recovery, an out patient

    treatment clinic and training  facility  for alcohol and other drugs.

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Les Jones, MFT