"The Power of Gratitude: How Acknowledging and Being Grateful for What We Have Enhances Recovery"
Friday, June 13, 2014
Gratitude is seen as an integral part of recovery from addiction. It has been shown to benefit health, mood, outlook and general sense of wellbeing – all positive factors in recovery. This workshop will explore the phenomenon of gratitude throughout history, research on its usefulness, and how to incorporate its practice in addiction treatment.
Describe how the phenomenon of gratitude has been manifested and practiced throughout history in various social and religious contexts
Describe how research on gratitude has shown its efficacy in human relations and self-improvement
List techniques for incorporating gratitude practice in addiction treatment to enhance outcomes for clients in recovery
Networking: 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Presentation: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
William Hale, Ph.D., LICDC
Counseling Supervisor, Glenbeigh Rock Creek
Clinical Supervisor, Glenbeigh Outpatient Center of Beachwood and Rocky River
Glenbeigh Outpatient Center of Beachwood
3789B South Green Road
Beachwood, Ohio 44122
This event is offered as part of Glenbeigh's Community Benefit initiative and there is no charge to attend.
Please RSVP by June 11, 2014 to
Approved for 2.0 continuing education credit hours by:
The Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board
The Ohio Counselors, Social Worker & Marriage and Family Therapist Board
The Employee Assistance Certification Commission (EACC)
Glenbeigh provides Rise and Shine educational events as part of our Community Benefit initiative. Glenbeigh is a non-profit specialty hospital providing premier care to adults, age 18 and over, suffering from alcohol or drug addiction.