WAAT: Women's Association for Addiction Treatment
 

Malibu Chapter

  • Malibu

    Malibu

    Chapter Chairwomen:
    Chapter Co-Chairwoman: Denise Klein
    Chapter Co-Chairwoman: Anna Preston
    Membership Chairwoman: Kimberly Yudt
    CEU Chairwoman: Savannah Ganje
    Speaker Chairwoman: Savannah Ganje
    Hospitality Chairwoman: Anna Preston
    Social Media Chairwoman: Tina McGraw 

Upcoming Meetings

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  • Wednesday, October 28

    • Malibu WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Malibu WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, October 28

      Malibu WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Malibu/ The Oaks
      300 Calamigos Rd.
      Malibu, CA, 90265
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      Networking Meeting

      Directions: TBD

  • Wednesday, November 25

    • Malibu WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Malibu WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, November 25

      Malibu WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Malibu/ The Oaks
      300 Calamigos Rd.
      Malibu, CA, 90265
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      Networking Meeting

      Directions: TBD

  • Wednesday, December 23

    • Malibu WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Malibu WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, December 23

      Malibu WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Malibu/ The Oaks
      300 Calamigos Rd.
      Malibu, CA, 90265
      Map this Address

      Networking Meeting

      Directions: TBD

Member Spotlight

Linda Gingras, LMFT, CADC II, CCS

Linda is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a board certified alcohol and drug counselor through the California Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC), and has also been certified by CAADAC as a Clinical Supervisor. She has extensive experience working with chemically dependent and dually diagnosed populations in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

As the Director of Addiction and Prevention Services at Jewish Family Service, she is responsible for coordinating substance abuse services including prevention, assessment, treatment, education, and referral for chemically dependent clients, program development, in-service training of staff, educational programs in local schools, and community outreach. Prior to coming to Jewish Family Service, she was employed for over five years at Cedars Sinai Medical Center as the team leader for Addiction Medicine Services, and spent ten years as the coordinator for chemical dependency services at a private psychiatric hospital in Southern California.

"WAAT has given me a wonderful opportunity to learn and grow professionally while meeting some of the most outstanding women in the addiction field."