WAAT: Women's Association for Addiction Treatment
 

Welcome

During this time of Covid-19 live meetings are suspended, but you can join us on ZOOM!

Meetings are FREE if it's your first time, $15 if you have attended WAAT meetings before and you are not a member, FREE if you are a paid member of WAAT.

Chicago

Tuesday, Aug 25
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Chicago
Host: Blair Famarin
Email: Blair.famarin@rogersbh.org
Mtg ID: 881 4112 9038, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88141129038                           PW: email for password

Chicago

Tuesday, Sep 29
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Chicago
Host: Blair Famarin
Email: Blair.famarin@rogersbh.org
Mtg ID: 881 4112 9038, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88141129038                           PW: email for password

Chicago - West Suburb

Tuesday, Aug 11
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Chicago West Suburbs
Host: Annie Jaworska
Email: Annie.Jaworska@rogersbh.org
Mtg ID: 826 4509 4476, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82645094476
PW: email for password

Chicago - West Suburb

Tuesday, Sep 8
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Chicago West Suburbs
Host: Annie Jaworska
Email: Annie.Jaworska@rogersbh.org
Mtg ID: 826 4509 4476, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82645094476
PW: email for password

East Bay

Tuesday, Aug 18
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

East Bay
Host: Kim Meggs
Email: kimmeggs@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 844-3977-000, Passcode: Email for passcode, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84439770002
PW: Email for password

East Bay

Tuesday, Sep 15
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM

East Bay
Host: Kim Meggs
Email: kimmeggs@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 844-3977-000, Passcode: Email for passcode, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84439770002
PW: Email for password

Los Angeles

Wednesday, Sep 2
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Los Angeles
Host: Sandra Vargas
Email: svargas@destinationsforteens.com
Mtg ID: 757 590 403, Passcode: Email for passcode, WA AT

Link:https://us02web.zoom.us/j/757590403
PW: Email for passcode

Los Angeles

Wednesday, Oct 7
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Los Angeles
Host: Sandra Vargas
Email: svargas@destinationsforteens.com
Mtg ID: 757 590 403, Passcode: Email for passcode, WA AT

Link:https://us02web.zoom.us/j/757590403
PW: Email for passcode

Malibu

Monday, Aug 31
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Malibu
Host: Savannah Ganje
Email: savannah.g@milestonesranch.com
Meeting ID: 874 8633 7021, Passcode: Email for password, WA AT

Link: http://us02web.zoom.us/j/87486337021?pwd=WWtUSHBlSEx0YzJ1cjVpNTZIR1AvZz09

Malibu

Wednesday, Sep 30
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Malibu
Host: Savannah Ganje
Email: savannah.g@milestonesranch.com
Meeting ID: 874 8633 7021, Passcode: Email for password, WA AT

Link: http://us02web.zoom.us/j/87486337021?pwd=WWtUSHBlSEx0YzJ1cjVpNTZIR1AvZz09

Marin

Wednesday, Sep 16
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Marin
Host: Alison Crair
Email: alisoncrair@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 870 6988 3710, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87069883710
PW: Email for password

Marin

Wednesday, Oct 21
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Marin
Host: Alison Crair
Email: alisoncrair@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 870 6988 3710, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87069883710
PW: Email for password

Orange County

Tuesday, Sep 1
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Orange County
Host: Kim Cartwright
Email: kim@clearviewtreatment.com
Mtg ID: 882 2906 8849, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88229068849
PW: 862867

Orange County

Tuesday, Oct 6
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Orange County
Host: Kim Cartwright
Email: kim@clearviewtreatment.com
Mtg ID: 882 2906 8849, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88229068849
PW: 862867

Sacramento

Wednesday, Aug 12
08:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Sacramento
Host: Barbara Field
Email: bfield1434@comcast.net
Meeting ID, Click link to register, WA AT

Link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-genograms-work-in-family-interventions-  tickets-103977904712
PW: Registration required prior to meeting.

San Diego

Tuesday, Aug 18
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

San Diego
Host: Tiffany Congelliere
Email: tcongelliere@casarecovery.com
Mtg ID: 988 2438 8967, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://casarecovery.zoom.us/j/98824388967
PW: Email for password

San Diego

Tuesday, Sep 15
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

San Diego
Host: Tiffany Congelliere
Email: tcongelliere@casarecovery.com
Mtg ID: 988 2438 8967, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://casarecovery.zoom.us/j/98824388967
PW: Email for password

San Fernando Valley

Friday, Aug 14
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

San Fernando Valley
Host: Amna Butler
Email: alb77143@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 370-092-8534, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3700928534
PW: Email for password

San Fernando Valley

Friday, Sep 11
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

San Fernando Valley
Host: Amna Butler
Email: alb77143@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 370-092-8534, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3700928534
PW: Email for password

Santa Clara

Thursday, Aug 13
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Santa Clara
Host: TJ Sachdev
Email: tj.sachdev@camprecovery.com
Mtg ID: 834 5272 3957, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83452723957
PW: Email for password

Santa Clara

Thursday, Sep 10
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Santa Clara
Host: TJ Sachdev
Email: tj.sachdev@camprecovery.com
Mtg ID: 834 5272 3957, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83452723957
PW: Email for password

Sonoma

Wednesday, Aug 26
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Sonoma
Host: Chanda Rankin
Email: chandarankin@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 777-924-9593, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7779249593
PW: Email for password

Sonoma

Wednesday, Sep 23
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Sonoma
Host: Chanda Rankin
Email: chandarankin@gmail.com
Mtg ID: 777-924-9593, Email for password, WA AT

Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7779249593
PW: Email for password

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."