Family Supported Recovery
1/2 Day Training

A Workshop for Family Members and Friends of those with a Substance Use Disorder

Join us for this informative, inspiring and educational workshop that has been specifically created for all of those that love someone who is struggling with a Substance Use Disorder. Taking a strength based and compassionate approach , this workshop has been designed to  support all friends and family in learning how to be a more effective and influential partner in their loved ones ongoing battle with addiction and early recovery, while also respectfully and empathically empowering you to give equal or greater focus to your sense of wellness, satisfaction and health.

Whether you use this information to improve your family relationships and/or choose to apply it to your own recovery, you will walk away with new thoughts, perspectives and skills!!

If you are a parent, sibling, spouse, grandparent, aunt, uncle, adult child or friend and you are affected by a loved one's active Substance Use Disorder or simply want to know how to best support your loved one's recovery, then this unique skills based workshop is for you!!!


Dates Offered: 

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Cost: $30/person

Location:  ArtisanWorks, Gallery Q; 565 Blossom Road, Rochester, NY 14610

Fee: Includes participant materials, coffee and snack. If the fee presents a financial hardship please indicate so on the registration form. Your fee will be waived or you are free to make a donation.

PAYMENT IN FULL IS DUE IMMEDIATELY, (you are guaranteed a seat when payment is received) please mail payment to:
Lori Drescher/RCU
22 Upton Park
Rochester, NY 14607
Or pay via PayPal - see registration form.  Your registration is guaranteed/confirmed
once payment is received.  Thank you!

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Some of the topics that will be covered in this interactive workshop include:

The impact of Addiction on Loved Ones:           A Parallel Process.

Spectrum of Attitudes:                                          How relationships impact Recovery!

Recovery Core Values                                            What beliefs guide my idea of Recovery?

Effective Communication Strategies:                  O.A.R.S.  - The language of Recovery!

Multiple Pathways of Recovery:                            There is no one answer!

Stages of Recovery for Family and Friends:        How do you define your recovery?

Family Recovery Wellness:                                     Create your Plan!