WAAT: Women's Association for Addiction Treatment
 

Welcome

Chapter Meeting Locations

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.

Coachella

Thursday, Jul 20
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Coachella Valley WAAT Meeting
Center for Spiritual Living
45-630 Portola Ave., Palm Desert, CA 92260 Map this location

Speaker Meeting

Los Angeles

Wednesday, Jul 5
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Los Angeles WAAT Meeting
Westside Pavilion Mall
Community Room B, Level 3
10850 W. Pico Blvd.
Westside Pavilion Mall
Community Room B, Level 3 , Los Angeles, CA 90064 Map this location

Networking Meeting

Malibu

Wednesday, Jun 28
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Malibu WAAT Meeting
Malibu/ The Oaks
300 Calamigos Rd., Malibu, CA 90265 Map this location

Networking Meeting

Marin

Wednesday, Jul 19
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Marin WAAT Meeting
Town Center Mall
770 Tamalpais Drive, Suite 201, Corte Madera, CA 94925 Map this location

New York City

Wednesday, Aug 16
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

New York City WAAT Meeting
Soldiers and Sailors Building
283 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10016 Map this location

NEW TIME 9:00AM!!

Orange County

Tuesday, Jul 11
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Orange County WAAT Meeting
National University
3390 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 Map this location

Sacramento

Wednesday, Jul 12
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Sacramento WAAT Meeting
CCAPP
2400 Marconi Avenue
Ste. B, Sacramento, CA 95821 Map this location

San Diego

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

San Diego WAAT Meeting
Good Samaritan Episcopal Church
4321 Eastgate Mall, San Diego, CA 92121 Map this location

New Date & Time!!!!

San Fernando Valley

Wednesday, Jul 12
09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

San Fernando Valley Meeting
Encino Hospital

16237 Ventura Blvd.
, Encino, CA 91436 Map this location

Free parking on side of building

Located inside Encino Hospital

San Gabriel

Thursday, Jul 20
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

San Gabriel WAAT Meeting- DISCONTINUED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Peppertree Cafe
1020 E Rte 66, Glendora, CA 91740

Santa Clara

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

Santa Clara WAAT Meeting
256 E. Hamilton Ave., Suite I

, Campbell, CA 95008 Map this location

Networking Meeting
 

Sonoma

Wednesday, Jul 5
08:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Sonoma WAAT Meeting: DISCONTINUED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Finley Community Center
2060 W College Ave.
Senior Wing, Room 21, Santa Rosa, CA 95401 Map this location

South Bay

Monday, Jul 17
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM

South Bay WAAT Meeting
Mimi's Cafe
6670 Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90803

Networking Meeting

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."