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Upcoming ATSS Regional Meeting in Southern Ontario

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At the end of this month, the Association of Traumatic Stress Specialists ( is holding another regional meeting. While the last regional meeting was held in Hoboken, New Jersey, this upcoming gathering will be held in Southern Ontario.

The Southern Ontario Networking Group will be meeting on November 29, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. at the Halton Regional Police Headquarters (1151 Bronte Road, Oakville), in their “Community Room.”

Join us for an informal opportunity to network with others who share an interest in trauma and critical incident stress related issues. The topic of this upcoming meeting is “Trauma Through the Eyes of Children and Teens.”

Featured Speaker

Cara Grosset, MSW, RSW, CT, will be the meeting’s featured speaker. Grosset is a social worker in private practice providing bereavement, trauma and EAP counseling, and is a consultant for Bereaved Families of Ontario. She also teaches Continuing Education at Mohawk College and is a volunteer mental health member of the Brant County Fire & Ambulance Critical Incident Response Team.

For more information

We ask that you bring a $5 donation, and please RSVP by Wednesday, November 24, 2010. Please contact Ron Mellish at 905-483-4354 or at

Parking and Directions

Attendees will be arriving into the Halton Region Complex. There is plenty of free parking, just follow the signs.

From the south, (Burlington , Oakville , etc) take 25 North just north of the QEW, turn right (east) at light and follow signs into the Halton Region Complex and to the police department location.                                                      

From the north, east and west, take 401 to #25 Hwy exit (Milton) south, travel almost to the QEW. Turn left (east) into the Halton Region Complex.  Proceed to the east end of the building.


Written by traumalines

November 17, 2010 at 8:53 pm

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