The Women Warriors' Healing Garden is a Registered Canadian Nonprofit (#999247-2) headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario

Group Therapy by a Registered Social Worker/Psychotherapist in the presence of a collection of farm animals, including horses, donkeys, goats, chickens and cats.

Garden Therapy with experienced gardeners who also live with PTSD and Trauma.

Trained and Experienced Female and LGBTQ Peer Support

We are grateful to The True Patriot Love Foundation for their financial support for fiscal year 2019 for the following programs:

Overview

Art Therapy with a Registered Art Therapist

WWHG offers free peer support, and various therapy programs to Female CAF personnel (Regular, Reserve) and Veterans living with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), MST (Military Sexual Trauma) and other forms of psychological trauma in a safe, supportive environment


Through a continuous cycle of engagement with nature, domestic animals, community, and peers, the Women Warriors' Healing Garden promotes an ecosystem of care for women, and their children, living with the challenges of military-related trauma.


WWHG is now taking applications for 2 Fall cohorts starting in September. (Details)


Cohort 1: Animal Assisted Therapy (Group) for Women living with PTSD, and, or MST.

Cohort 2: Animal Assisted Therapy (Group) for LGBTQ2 Veterans (Male/Female/Non-Binary) living with trauma related to homophobia, transphobia, sexual harassment, and or sexual assault, and discrimination.


Please send your inquiries and applications for these programs by Aug. 15, 2018 to Elaine Waddington Lamont, PhD (Psychology), MSW (Counseling) at: ewlamont@mac.com