Free seminar: Understanding addiction and recovery
CHARLOTTE — St. Matthew Church will host a free training seminar "Understanding Addiction & Recovery Within the Faith Community" for clergy, religious and industry professionals on Friday, June 1, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the New Life Center Banquet Room.
Topics include "The Science of Addiction: What Clergy Need to Know" with Dr. John Roberts; "Substance Use Disorders: Intervention, Treatment and Recovery" with Charles Odell, LCAS, ICAADC; "A Personal Story of Experience, Strength and Hope" with Rt. Rev. Porter Taylor; and a panel discussion on "Next Steps: Turning Knowledge into Action" featuring Sr. Eileen McLoughlin, MSBT, among others.
— Jenny Cox