Regional Online Communities

About ISSTD Regional Online Comunities

ISSTD Regional Online Communities (ROCs) are open to all ISSTD Members who are located in a specific geographical area. ISSTD ROCs have been developed by members for members, and are geared to provide ISSTD members with connection and discussion with other members in their area.

Currently Active Regional Online Communities

Mid-Atlantic Regional Online Community
This Regional Online Community was approved by the ISSTD board in 2021. The purpose of this ROC is to increase the presence of ISSTD in the Mid-Atlantic region, create collaboration and community amongst therapists who work with complex trauma and dissociation, create a venue for additional training and opportunities, and improve outcomes for clients. There will be a specific focus on education focused on the complexitiy of trauma, dissociation spectrum, and peer discussion. Those wishing to join must be geographically located in the Mid-Atlantic Region.

Ontario Regional Online Community
This Regional Online Community was approved by the ISSTD board in 2020. The purpose of this ROC is to increase the presence of ISSTD in Ontario, create collaboration and community amongst therapists who work with complex trauma and dissociation, create a venue for additional training and opportunities, improve outcomes for clients. Those wishing to join must be geographically located in Ontario, Canada.

Have Questions?

If you are interested in more information about any of the ROCs, or have a Regional Online Community you might wish to explore the possibility of opening, feel free to contact HQ at membership@isst-d.org. Guidelines for submitting an application to form a Regional Online Community and instructions to join each ROC can be found in the Member Resources tab in ISSTDWorld under Online Communities.