- 9:30 a.m., Friday, March 24 to 3 p.m., Sunday, March 26, 2017
- 9:30 a.m., Friday, October 27 to 3 p.m., Sunday, October 29, 2017
Healing from Within: For Adult Children of Alcoholics and Others Affected by Addiction
Center City, MN
Childhood experiences form an imprint within us. For adult children of alcoholics, the imprint is often shaped by hurt and conflict. Healing is not about blaming. Rather, healing is rooted in compassion, gentleness, humor, love, respect, self-care, and staying open to learning. Through a variety of exercises and meditation, we will come to see the powerful relationship between our wounds and our spiritual awakening. Come, heal from within. One need not have grown up in a home with alcoholic parents to benefit from this retreat.
|Fran Williams, PsyD, LP, LMFT, is a clinician, educator, and senior psychologist at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, where she works with individuals, couples, families, and groups. She is an adjunct professor at the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies in Center City, MN, and St. Mary's University in Minneapolis, as well as a member of the Minnesota Psychoanalytic Society and Institute.|