The clinically redesigned and newly renovated Women’s Substance Abuse and Intimacy Disorders (SAID) Program at Right Step Dallas/Ft. Worth (DFW) is a fully gender-separate drug and alcohol treatment program with a shared emphasis on intimacy, trauma and relationship healing.
This 5-week workshop has been developed as a support for anyone who is concerned about a loved one’s use of substances.
Presenter: James P. Foster, LMSW, LCDC
When: Wednesdays, Feb 26, 2014 through April 23, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm – 7:45
Where: Northpark Counseling Associates & TRS N. Dallas
8350 Meadow Road Suite 194
Dallas, TX 75231
Cost: $125.00 for all 5 sessions
To register please email James.Foster@rightstep.com or call Julia at 214-564-3343
- You will learn to identify signs and symptoms of substance misuse and addiction.
- You will learn why a person “can’t just stop “even though the consequences are painful.
- You will learn the common family reactions and attempts to manage the situations.
- You will learn about different levels and models of treatment most common today.
- You will learn how healthy vs unhealthy family’s function
If someone you care about struggles with substance misuse or addiction you will not want to miss this workshop!
The Right Step Houston Central recently hosted a “The Right Step Country Fair” for the clients, their families, and the staff. Everyone had a blast during the event-packed afternoon. Grant Perry, Ashley Tamburine, and the rest of the planning committee made sure there were lots of different carnival games for the attendees to enjoy, including water balloon toss, ladder ball, bean bag toss, and watermelon eating contest, just to name a few.
The Thirty Eighth Annual TAAP State Conference on Addiction Studies
Dr Powers will be signing his new book “When the Servants Becomes The Master”. Don’t miss this unique event and the chance to meet Dr Powers in person.
Location: Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade
9821 Colonnade Boulevard
San Antonio, TX 78230
The Houston Run for Recovery, in celebration of National Recovery Month, will be held on September 23, 2012 in Downtown Houston at Fish Plaza at the Wortham Theatre Center. The race kicks off with a 1k children’s run at 8 am followed by the adult 5k at 8:30 am. The mission of the 5k run is to celebrate sobriety while raising awareness of the disease of alcoholism and drug abuse. Everyone from walkers to runners of any age are encouraged to participate! Right Step is a proud sponsor of the Run for Recovery. Staff and alumni are encouraged to register for the run to celebrate and show support for recovery from substance abuse!
When the Servant Becomes the Master
Understanding addiction in a new and relevant way.
Gain new insights into addiction and why it has such a powerful hold on some individuals more than others:
- Are drugs and alcohol good or bad?
- Why do we use them?
- Is treatment effective?
- Is addiction a choice or a disease?
- What is addiction, then?
2012 NAATP Annual Addiction Treatment Leadership Conference
May 19 -22, 2012
Sheraton Wild Horse Pass
Presented by the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers
Where the Leaders in addiction treatment come together to discuss the important issues, showcase innovative resources and programs and network with other decision makers of addiction treatment.
The Right Step / Spirit Lodge / San Cristobal : booth #53-54
“Love is Greater Than Hate: The Ultimate Strategy to End Bullying”
Keynote Speaker: Brooks Gibbs
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Where: Garland ISD Special Event Center – Garland, TX 75040
CEU’s will be available
A conference for professionals who work with adolescents
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
The Junior League of Houston, Inc.
11:15 a.m. – Registration
11:45 a.m. – Lunch and Program
$35 per member
$40 per guest
Everyone will at some time in their lives be affected by depression—their own or someone else’s. Depression and addiction can affect a person’s work, ability to form healthy relationships and quality of life.
Baylor College of Medicine experts are at the forefront for shaping research as well as treatment for people suffering from mental health issues. Leading the discussion of depression and addiction are:
The Neurobiology of Addiction
Presented by John Femino, MD, FASAM
Friday, March 23, 2012
12:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch and CEUs will be available for all participants
The Right Step – Woodlands
25319 I-45 North, Suite 102
Spring, TX 77380