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Enforcement Actions

California Business and Professions code §4990.16 states “Protection of the public shall be the highest priority for the board in exercising its licensing, regulatory, and disciplinary functions. Whenever the protection of the public is inconsistent with other interests sought to be promoted, the protection of the public shall be paramount.”

To promote public protection and consumer education, the Board’s enforcement actions are public record, and the most recent list is published on this page. Additionally, consumers may find it helpful to review the information for obtaining copies of Enforcement Actions, Documents or Publications or Consumer Complaint Information.


To promote public protection and consumer education, the Board’s enforcement actions are public record. Consumers may view pending and prior enforcement actions by looking up a licensee or registrant on the Board’s license verification page.

Enforcement Actions - November 2017


  • Susan Marie Anderson, LMFT 42234
  • Fabiola Bermudez, LCSW 27942
  • Andrea Brogger, LMFT 44833
  • Louis Buchhold, LMFT 40266
  • Anthony John Cedolini, LEP 676
  • Sheila Ann Church, LMFT 6935
  • Christopher Matthew Cincotta, LMFT 53916
  • Mark Warren Conley, LCSW 27709
  • Nicole Lane Clark, ASW 36707
  • Roni Cummings, LMFT 18807
  • Jennifer Dale, LMFT 42959
  • Gloria Jean Davidson, LMFT 33310
  • Martin Diaz, LCSW 19579
  • Meriana Dinkova, LMFT 54696
  • Janet Michele Distefan, LMFT 43062
  • Arlene Margaret Dunn, LMFT 36371
  • Renee Christine Dutra, LMFT 49362
  • Trudi Ann Engelhardt, LMFT 32301
  • Christina Elizabeth Fass, LEP 3294
  • Ruth Feldman, LCSW 11562
  • Shelly Keenan Frasier, LCSW 24457
  • Sharon H. Garrett, LCSW 8266
  • Lenora Marie Grimando, LMFT 19728
  • Rhonda Lynn Guller, LMFT 30999
  • Jari Lyn Hackmeister, LMFT 87242
  • Adam Helfand, LEP 3434
  • Michelle Ho, LMFT 90732
  • Gary A. Hupp, LCSW 10424
  • Ward Johnson, LMFT 12245
  • Robin Kipnis Kaufman, LEP 3086
  • Melissa L Leibowitz, LCSW 28614
  • Tia Lee-Thrasher Luber, LCSW 68670
  • Stefanie Lynn Magalong, LPCC 2145
  • Carol Wendy Marks, LMFT 90548
  • Wendy Maron, LMFT 13123
  • April Jeanne Pratt, LMFT 47621
  • Sheryl L. Rachmel, LMFT 32576
  • Jane Marie Reardon, LMFT 43565
  • Holly D. Roehl, LEP 2684
  • Jennifer Lauren Rogge, LMFT 92696
  • Jorge Arnaldo Sacchetto, LEP 2965
  • Natasha Marie Schwarz, LCSW 65676
  • Willa Ann Smith, LPCC 671
  • Keith Lan Star, LMFT 28743
  • Jana Todd, LCSW 16669
  • Marilee Valine-Foley, LMFT 90482
  • Mariam Vanounts, LMFT 47199
  • Lynda Marion Washington, LCSW


  • Shelley Diane Droescher, LCSW 20527
  • Robert Lee Teister, LMFT 13627


  • Erin K. Bogdanski, IMF 88456
  • Breanna Jean Charles Evenrud, LMFT 86500
  • Gretchen Marie Eger, ASW 60999
  • Krystal Jaydenne Howard, PCCI 2363
  • Jane Margaret Lovelle, LCSW 22561
  • Phung My Ly, PCCI 1311
  • Michelle Ashley Noel, IMF 68994
  • Gary B. Robertson, LMFT 39996
  • Jodi Lee Schiller, IMF 70488
  • Leslie Seppinni, LMFT 35666
  • Titus A. Thompson, IMF 71149


  • James Benjamin Bacon, IMF 102975
  • Ebony Michelle Bohannon, ASW 80479
  • Linsey L. Caruso, ASW 33045
  • Jil Chipman, LMFT 28958
  • Jeffrey James Craig, IMF 74290
  • Patricia Eleanor Dunn, LMFT 17291
  • Daniel S. Eehn, LMFT 25449
  • Jacqueline Nicole Gall, IMF 10973
  • Agustin Ulysses Garcia, IMF 69668
  • Esperanza Saucedo Hernandez, IMF 97426
  • Donald Charles Lewis, ASW 80267
  • Gail J. O’Connell, IMF 102974
  • Cassandra Ruth Pacheco, LCSW 80478
  • Warren Donald Rogers, ASW 61716
  • Corey James Thompson, PCCI 4530
  • Richard Gene Walsh, LMFT 18120
  • Kang Xiong, IMF 82922

Glossary of Terms related to Enforcement Actions

Citation: An Administrative action, usually including a fine, for violations of the statutes and regulations enforced by the Board.

Accusation: A written statement of charges which shall set forth in ordinary and concise language the acts or omissions with which the respondent is charged, to the end that the respondent will be able to prepare his defense.

Revocation, or revoked: The license or registration is revoked as a result of enforcement action rendered by the Board. No practice is permitted.

Suspension: The licensee or registrant is prohibited from practicing for a specific period of time.

Stayed: The revocation or suspension is postponed, and the licensee or registrant is put on probation.

Probation: The licensee or registrant may continue to practice under specific terms and conditions.

Voluntary Surrender / Surrender of License: The licensee or registrant turns in the license or registration while charges are still pending. The right to practice is ended.

Public Reprimand: The licensee or registrant is issued a letter of reprimand resulting from an enforcement action or pursuant to Business and Professions Code Section 495.

Effective Decision Date: The date the enforcement action goes into operation.

Writ of Mandate: The licensee or registrant has appealed the Board's Decision to the Superior Court.

Stay: The Board or Court has ordered the Board's Decision to not be enforced pending further action.