Ellen J. Slaton, L.C.S.W.
Voice mail: (562) 396-5896
New clients, please call
Works in: Huntington Beach, Long Beach
Ellen Slaton is a licensed clinical social worker. She earned her Masters of Social Work degree from the
California State University, Long Beach, California in 1991. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in
Recreation Therapy from Johnston College at the University of Redlands in Redlands, California in 1980. Her
professional experiences speak for themselves. She is an experienced mental health professional. She is easy to
talk to and relates well to both adults and children.
PSYCHOTHERAPIST, PRIVATE PRACTICE, Huntington Beach and Long Beach. CA.
10/97 to Present: Provide psychotherapy for children, adults, couples and families utilizing various modalities
including psychodynamic, cognitive, behavioral, play therapy and parent education.
CLINICAL DIRECTOR/BEHAVIOR ANALYST SPECIALIST, MENTOR
12/98 to 5/02 Torrance, CA.
Supervision of clinical staff providing in-home behavior intervention to families, parent training and groups.
Direct clinical work with families and children regarding family member(s) with identified behavior problems,
and/or family system issues, comprehensive assessments. support and educational groups and ongoing
SENIOR BEHAVIOR CONSULTANT. INSTITUTE FOR APPLIED BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS.
6/90 to 12/98 and 6/02-present: Los Angeles, CA.
Provided weekly in-home consultation to families regarding family member(s) with identified behavior problems and
family system issues. Conduct in depth behavior assessments (Supervise clinical staff). Provided consultation to
group homes, foster homes, schools, preschools and day programs.
MEMBERSHIP SERVICES COUNSELOR, INDEPENDENT ADOPTION CENTER
3/96 to 12/98: Los Angeles. CA.
Provided educational workshops. Counseling and case management for individuals planning to adopt through open
adoption. Clinical supervision of M.S.W. staff who provided birth parent counseling and facilitated the "match"
with adopting parent(s). Conducted post placement supervision.
LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER, EL CENTRO HUMAN SERVICES CORPORATION
8/91 to 3/96: Los Angeles, CA.
Provided ongoing psychotherapy for children, adolescents, adults and families in an outpatient setting. Conducted
psychosocial evaluations, individual and family therapy and consultation to community agencies. Duties also
included providing updates and recommendations to the court regarding child abuse cases.
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