SUPPORT AND RESOURCES AVAILABLE to Las Vegas victims and survivors!

For victims, survivors and caregivers of Las Vegas, NV and other traumatic events, resources can be found on our Resources link and at:

Responding to Community Tragedies

Behavioral Health Resources To Foster Resilience


The emotional toll from the mass shooting in Orlando, Florida and other areas, continues to resonate both locally and nationwide. Following a tragedy of this magnitude, mental health support can make a substantial difference in beginning to heal a traumatized community. SAMHSA has tools and resources to support survivors, community members, responders, and behavioral health providers to foster recovery and resilience.  Resources for Survivors, Community Members, Responders and Behavioral Health Providers can be found at our ATSS Resources link.

About ATSS

Traumatic events such as natural disasters, war, terrorism, territorial conflict, violent victimization and sudden unnatural loss have affected individuals in all communities globally. The Association of Traumatic Stress Specialists (ATSS) is an international organization dedicated to excellence in services and support to individuals impacted by these and other events.

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Our Mission

The mission of the Association of Traumatic Stress Specialists (ATSS) is to organize, educate and professionally certify its worldwide membership in order to assist those affected by trauma. ATSS provides and promotes opportunities for training and education in the field of traumatic stress, and professionally recognizes evidence of service, education and experience by those individuals engaged in trauma treatment, services and response.

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Management & Contact Info.

Jayne Crisp, CTS, Administrator
5000 Old Buncombe Road, Suite 27-11
Greenville, South Carolina 29617 USA
P: 864-294-4337
M: 864-420-2379

Promote your trauma-focused trainings, workshops or courses and provide recognition to your participants.

Are you a training provider (individual, organization, educational institution) that is offering trauma focused educational courses, trainings or conferences that would enhance the skills and knowledge of individuals providing services, response or treatment to trauma victims and survivors?

We will assist you in promoting your event and its value toward ATSS certification by:

  1. Promoting your training on our website, and
  2. E-mailing you a flyer for your attendees promoting your training as ATSS trauma certification-compliant.

Email the following information to ATSS, no less than 45 days in advance of the event to receive your promotional handout and to have your training listed on our website.

  • Title and description of the training, workshop or course (must be trauma focused or related to enhancing services to trauma survivors)
  • Objective/s of training
  • Link or website to registration information and training coordinator
  • Location, date(s) and time(s) of the training, workshop or course. If this is offered online, please provide access information.
  • Target audience
  • Fee for training, workshop or course
  • Contact information for the primary presenter
  • Name(s) of the presenter(s) and brief training biography of the presenter(s) (400 words or less)
  • Any additional relevant information, such as number of credits or Continuing Education Units (CEUs) offered, prerequisites, etc.
Please note: ATSS does not provide CEUs. But will recognize CEUs provided by educational providers toward ATSS certification.
  • Call our office at 864-294-4337 if you have any questions. Email the event information to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Members become part of an established group of some of the most internationally recognized experts in the field of trauma.

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Certifications entitle members to be recognized as having met a rigorous standard of training, education, knowledge and experiential requirements in trauma services, trauma response or trauma treatment

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* Promote Your Training!

Learn how ATSS can promote your training and provide it with recognition toward certification!

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Support and resources available!

For victims, survivors and caregivers of Charleston, SC, Lafayette, LA and other traumatic events, resources can be found on our Resources link and at:

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