The Norma J. Morris Center for healing from child abuse is the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that created the ASCA SM program.
In 1993, The Morris Center's Leadership Council – a team of seasoned therapists and community volunteers – designed and launched the first of several ASCA SM meetings in the San Francisco Bay Area. Over the years, we have continued to update and evolve the ASCA SM program.
In 1999, The Morris Center embarked on a bold experiment. We decided to host all ASCA SM materials on this website (www.ASCAsupport.org). Individuals and organizations may download and use any materials they consider helpful to their recovery.
In addition to the
ASCA SM program, The Morris Center also offers:
||The ASCA program is supported solely through private contributions and receives no government funding.
Who Benefits from ASCA SM?
- Training and mentoring for ASCA SM
- Special workshops and conferences
- Educational presentations
- Mental health service organizations
- Dual Diagnosis survivors, who work the
ASCA SM program in conjunction with the
- The spouses, friends, children, and
employers of survivors who work the
ASCA SM program