Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Where will the Seminar be held?

Chinese Christian Church of Thousand Oaks

218 W. Janss Road

(across the street from Los Robles Hospital)

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360


Where is parking available?

We have parking onsite, along the street in front of the church as well as across the street at the Los Robles Hospital Parking Structure (Level 2 and above).

How do I register?

There are two ways to register:

1. You may register and pay through our secured Online Registration.

2. You may mail your Registration Form with a check payable to “CCCTO” (Memo: “Mental Health Seminar”) to the Registrar: 

          Enlighten Mental Health Registrar

          c/ o CCCTO

          218 W. Janss Road, 

          Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

If you have any questions, contact us at

How much is the Seminar?
$20 Early Bird registration fee before September 30, 2018
$30 Regular registration fee between October 1 - 15, 2018
The final day to register is October 15, 2018.  If attendance is maxed out before October 15, there will be a waitlist.   

When is the final day to register?
The final day to register is October 15.

What is included in my registration fee?
The registration fee includes two Plenary Addresses, two Sessions of Elective Workshops, Lunch, Mental Health Resources from NAMI, etc., Handbook and other Participation material.

Is lunch provided?
Yes, lunch will be provided.

Do you have other dietary options for lunch?
We will have a vegetarian option available if it is pre-ordered with your registration.

How do I determine which elective workshop to attend?
There are 2 sessions of elective workshops.  Please indicate your top 3 choices on the registration form. We will try to accommodate your first and second choices. Workshops will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis. You will find out your workshop selections at the seminar.    

Do you have a maximum amount of attendees?
Yes. Our venue is limited to 200. When we are filled to capacity, we will close registration and you will be put on the waitlist.  

Who can attend this Seminar?
Anybody can attend this Seminar. You do not have to have mental illness. If you are interested in Mental Health, you are invited. If you want to help a friend or loved who has Mental Illness, this Seminar will encourage and help you.

Do I have to have mental illness condition to attend this Seminar?
No, you do not have to have mental illness to attend.

What is NAMI?
NAMI stands for the National Alliance on Mental Illness. NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. It is an association of hundreds of local affiliates, state organizations and volunteers who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that has not been previously available to those in need.

Do I need to be a member of NAMI to attend?
No, you do not need to be a member of NAMI to attend.

Can we smoke at the venue?
Sorry, there will be no smoking on the premises.

Are Children Allowed?
Sorry, though we love children, we ask that you do not bring children under 13. We will have no child care available.

Can we bring our nursing babies?
Respectfully, we ask that no nursing babies be in attendance. Since we will be videoing the seminar, we would like to keep extra noise to a minimum.