Our school provides a specialized environment designed to meet the needs of students with behavioral and learning challenges.
We provide a broad range of services including mental health and wellness, intensive treatment, and family support.
Since 1946, we have helped build more than 5,000 families through our full array of adoptive services.
From doctoral and postdoctoral programs to continuing education, we offer the best in advanced training opportunities for mental health professionals.
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Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services Announces Nancy Tallerino as new President and CEO
Los Angeles, CA. (June 14, 2016)- Culminating a statewide Executive Search, Nancy Tallerino, LCSW has been appointed to the position of President and CEO of Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services, effective immediately. Vista’s Board Chair, Philip M. Stein confirmed the appointment today. “On behalf of the Board of Directors, we are delighted that...
Festival of Families 2016
Created for children of all abilities, each year we invite all of our Vista families and the community to enjoy a day of carnival games, great eats, and live music!
Rocktober featuring Michael McDonald
The Friends of Vista Del Mar present Rocktober, an evening with Grammy Award-winning artist Michael McDonald! Do not miss out as we rock out with his greatest hits such as "What A Fool Believes" and "I Keep Forgettin". Take part in this unforgettable night with proceeds to benefit the programs of Vista Del Mar.
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