WAAT: Women's Association for Addiction Treatment
 

New York City Chapter

  • New York City

    New York City

    Chapter Chairwomen:

    Director of Membership and
    East Coast Chapter Liaison: Heather Brookman
    Co-Chair: Christine Harrington
    Co-Chair: Melissa Crouse
    Hospitality: Jennifer Vargas
    Membership: Open
    Speaker Coordinator: Jumana Grassi

Upcoming Meetings

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  • Wednesday, June 21

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, June 21

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
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      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, August 16

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, August 16

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, October 18

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, October 18

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, December 20

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, December 20

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, February 21, 2018

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, April 18, 2018

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, June 20, 2018

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, August 15, 2018

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, October 17, 2018

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
      Map this Address

      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

  • Wednesday, December 19, 2018

    • New York City WAAT Meeting
      Wednesday, December 19, 2018

      New York City WAAT Meeting

      9:00 - 10:30 AM

      Soldiers and Sailors Building
      283 Lexington Ave
      New York, NY, 10016
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      NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

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."