John Stob – Owner
Registered Social Worker
John was a founding partner of Lidkea, Stob & Associates in 1979. He now has 41 years experience in all counselling modalities and has worked in hospitals, prisons, children agencies and in private practice. In 1981 John pioneered the beginnings of Employee and Family Assistance Programs in Niagara. He is past President of the Niagara Chapter of the Ontario Association of Social Workers, has served on the Provincial Board of Directors and has received the Distinguished Service Award from that organization. His current focus is on Business Consultation pertaining to harassment issues and intra-departmental conflict. On the personal side, John has been an active member of his Church and is an avid runner, having completed both the Chicago and New York Marathons. Most recently he has returned from climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa. His guiding commitment through these years of counselling and community involvement has simply been to serve people in need.