Calendar of Events
April 29, 2014
The training is presented in part by the USCCB and is from 4/29/14 to 5/1/14
Cost: (includes material, breakfast, lunch and snacks): $195 before February 1; $225 afterwards
To register or more information: http://2792.2.ecatholicwebsites.com/index.cfm?load=event&event=364
The Program is for all ministers and persons in Church leadership positions. This includes bishops, priests, deacons, religious men and women, and lay ministers. Participants from the following diocesan offices are critical to forming a diocesan intercultural competency formation team: Education, Catechesis and Religious Education, Clergy and Parish Life, Vocations, Social Ministry, including Catholic Charities, Multicultural/Ethnic/Racial Ministries, People on the Move Ministries, Liturgy and Worship, Higher Education, and Seminary.
*NOTE: Conference will be presented in English.
“Al-Anon: A Panel Discussion” will be presented on Tuesday April 29, 2014; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. This program will present a lively moderated panel discussion with a unique individual perspective regarding Al-Anon Family Groups, a recovery program for family members and friends of people with alcoholism. The panel members will provide an overview of the Al-Anon program, an opportunity to experience Al-Anon members sharing their stories, and information on how to become involved with Al-Anon. (Please note: Dawn Farm is not affiliated with Al-Anon. or any twelve Step organization.) This program is part of the Dawn Farm Education Series. The Dawn Farm Education Series is a FREE, annual workshop series developed to provide accurate, helpful, hopeful, practical, current information about chemical dependency, recovery, family and related issues; and to dispel the myths, misinformation, secrecy, shame and stigma that prevent chemically dependent individuals and their families from getting help and getting well. The Education Series is designed to help people with alcoholism or other drug addictions to achieve, maintain and strengthen their recovery; assist family members and friends to understand and support recovery in people they care about as well as maintain their own health and well-being; aid professionals and students in various disciplines to work effectively with people with addictions and their families and support their recovery process; and contribute to a community culture supportive of recovery. All programs are free and open to anyone interested. Registration is not required. 1.5 hours of free C.E. approved by NAADAC (National Association for Addiction Professionals) and MCBAP (Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals) is offered for each program. A certificate to document attendance is provided on request. The Education Series is organized by Dawn Farm, a non-profit community of programs providing a continuum of chemical dependency services. For information, please contact Dawn Farm at 734-485-8725 or [email protected], or see http://www.dawnfarm.org/programs/education-series.