Survivorship Webinar – How service dogs can help people with PTSD

Survivorship Webinar – How service dogs can help people with PTSD                    

Another great webinar coming up!

Survivorship webinars are open to everybody, not just Survivorship members, and are easy to join. If you can make a telephone call and click a button you are technically savvy enough to attend a Webinar. They are informal and survivor-friendly. You can take breaks if you need or ask for on-line or e-mail support if you get overwhelmed. They are informative and a great way to feel less isolated and they are totally private. There is no camera and you can choose any user name you wish. CEUs may be available upon request.

Saturday, July 13
12:00 noon Pacific Time
Presenter: Lisa Ann Gray
“What a service dog is and how service dogs can help people with PTSD.”

Lisa Ann Gray will present about what a service dog is, how service dogs can help people with PTSD and the different options for training service dogs: non-profit organizations, for-profit organizations, training your own service dog or attending a service dog training school.

Lisa Ann Gray retired after 25 years working in Corporate America as a Computer Analyst in order to start training and placing service dogs with people who live with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.  She is a survivor and have been living with PTSD most of my life.  She became clean and sober in 1990 and started having flashbacks soon after that. She has been in therapy since then and has made a lot of progress in her life.  She is looking forward to giving back now to other survivors and hopefully helping them feel a little safer in the world.  She has seen the first-hand benefits of how service dogs can help disabled people and veterans with PTSD. She’d like to bring PTSD service dogs to the survivor community as well.

 

REGISTRATION
Registration closes Thursday evening July 11, 2013

To reserve a space in the webinar, e-mail Shamai at shamai@survivorship.org   and give her this information:

1. Your name
2. The webinar you wish to attend: Service Dog
3. Amount and method of payment (check, PayPal, money order)
4. Your preferred e-mail address (so we can send you instructions)
5. The name you will be using for the webinar. (This does not have to be your real name or your message board screen name.)

You will receive a confirmation email immediately and an invitation link and instructions after the registration closes

COST

Webinars are on a sliding scale from $50.00 to full scholarship (while we offer full scholarships for webinars please consider paying whatever you are able to. Even $5 will help to cover the cost of the webinar provider). Please remember to factor in the cost of the telephone call if you don’t have a computer headset. The PayPal button is near the bottom of the page at http://www.survivorship.org/webinars.html

If you wish to pay by check please send it to: Survivorship, Family Justice Center, 470 27th Street, Oakland, CA 94612.

UPCOMNG WEBINARS

Saturday, August 24
12:00 noon Pacific Time
Presenter: Randy Weled, MFT
“A Webinar On Brainspotting”

PAST WEBINARS
Survivorship members may listen to past webinars in the members’ section.
We strive to present all webinars in our archives, and sometimes, for technical reasons, we are unable to.

For information on joining Survivorship, go to http://www.survivorship.org/about/membership.html

Complete details on all our webinars are at http://www.survivorship.org/webinars.html

If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact Shamai@survivorship.org

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