Symposium and Pre-Symposium Workshops
$495 General Admission
$450 Special Admission (Full-Time Students, Pacifica Alumni, and Seniors)
$425 Active Pacifica Students
Fees include the Friday Pre-Symposium Workshops and Friday, Saturday and Sunday Symposium. Meals include Friday breakfast, lunch, and dinner; Saturday breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and Sunday breakfast and lunch and dinner.
Space is limited. Register early! To register, please go online at www.pacifica.edu; or call the External Affairs Department at 805.969.3626, ext. 374. Full payment is required with your registration. An email confirmation letter will be sent.
To obtain a refund on your registration fee, send a written cancellation request emailed or postmarked no later than 30 days before the event. Tuition less a $50 processing fee will be refunded. No refunds on your registration fee will be made after that time. In the event that the program is sold out with a waitlist and we are able to transfer your registration to someone on the waitlist, we will issue you a refund less the processing fee. Any registration transfers that do not go through our office will be assessed the processing fee onsite. For a refund on accommodations at the Ladera Lane Campus, cancellation with a full refund will be accepted up to 5 days before the event. Cancellations made 1-4 days before the event will receive a 50% refund. There will be no refund for cancellation on the day of the event.
The symposium and pre-symposium workshops will be held at Pacifica Graduate Institute's Ladera Lane Campus at 801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108. Located on 35 acres in the foothills of the Santa Ynez Mountains overlooking the Pacific Ocean, this residential retreat center provides a unique and peaceful environment for these events. This campus has lodging, dining facilities, and parking onsite.
801 Ladera Lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108; 805.969.3626, ext. 374
A limited number of rooms are available for participants at the following rates:
$89 per night single occupancy (one twin or standard full size bed)
$123 per night couple occupancy (one standard full size bed; not a queen)
$136 per night double occupancy (two twin beds)
plus 10% occupancy tax
Accommodations are simple, dormitory-style rooms with a shared bath and shower. Bed linens and towels are provided. Reservations for rooms must be made through Pacifica's Public Programs Department.
Best Western Carpinteria Inn
4558 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013; 805.684.0473
A limited number of rooms are available for participants at the special rate of $129 per night plus tax. These rooms are held for our group at this special rate until three days before the program. Please note that Pacifica shuttles do not provide service to and from the Best Western for Public Programs.
Meals are provided to encourage ongoing dialogue and community exchange throughout the weekend. Pacifica's caterers make every attempt to provide healthful meals for our guests and include organic ingredients whenever possible. Please indicate on the registration form if you need a special vegan, gluten free, or vegetarian meal or if you have other medical dietary restrictions. Meals included in the pre-symposium workshop and symposiums are: Friday breakfast, lunch, and dinner; Saturday breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and Sunday breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Major airlines provide service into the Los Angeles International Airport located 90 miles south of Santa Barbara and into the Santa Barbara Municipal Airport, approximately 18 miles from the Campus. Information on ground transportation to and from Santa Barbara will be included with your confirmation letter.
A limited number of partial financial need scholarships are available for this program. Eligible participants are those who have an extenuating financial need or related hardship that would prohibit participation at the full registration fee and who have not previously received a scholarship in the current academic year. To apply, please fill out the registration form in the brochure and mail or fax to the External Affairs Department with your letter of request detailing your financial circumstances; or complete the online registration form and follow the instructions at the bottom of the page. Once your application has been reviewed, you will be contacted to approve processing of payment.
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
16 hours of continuing education credit are available for MFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs through the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (provider #67021), for RNs through the California Board of Registered Nurses (provider #CEP 7177), and for psychologists through the California Psychological Association (PAC014). Pacifica Graduate Institute maintains responsibility for this program and its content. Full attendance at the program is required to receive a certificate. A $15 fee will be charged for each certificate requested.
DISABILITY SERVICES ON CAMPUS
It is the policy of Pacifica's Public Programs Department to accommodate attendees with disabilities in compliance with state and federal laws and regulations. Please let us know in advance if you have special needs or require assistance due to a disabling condition while you are attending a public program. If you are accompanied by a service dog, please contact Disability Services directly (805.679.6125), as all animals visiting campus must have pre-approval. For additional information regarding Pacifica's policies, visit the Disability Services page.