ATSS members represent a diversity of occupations, skills and interests.  They are actively involved in crisis response and trauma services, trauma treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and other reactions to traumatic events. They provide services and support to a variety of traumatized populations.  ATSS members include first responders, emergency preparedness staff, peer counselors, victim assistance staff, the clergy and chaplaincy, addiction and recovery specialists, military personnel, Vet Center staff,  psychologists, grief counselors, social workers, marriage and family counselors, hospice and medical staff, school and college counselors, employee assistance and others engaged in helping victims and survivors of traumatic events. 

Membership Benefits

ATSS offers a number of valuable benefits to our members. Our most prestigious member benefit is an opportunity to earn professional recognition for work, training and experience in trauma treatment, response and services. Our three international certifications were created by experienced trauma specialists for individuals representing a number of disciplines. Additional member benefits include:

Becoming or remaining a member is easy.

Provide us with your contact information and pay by credit card for your ATSS Membership online via the PAY NOW button below. ATSS uses BluePay, an internet payment platform that allows individuals to pay for membership online. Check out our reduced membership rates for Students and Seniors (65+ years young)!  To review our variety of membership options available, please click the "Pay Now" button below which will take you to our Membership menu.

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Or Download the ATSS membership application here (PDF - 730Kb) (Word - 140Kb), enclose a check or money order in US funds for your membership and mail to: 500 Old Buncombe Road, Suite 27-11, Greenville, SC 29617.