Lake Orion, MI – March 2017 – Addiction impacts clergy and religious regardless of age. Join diocesan leadership and leadership in men’s religious communities, along with others who advocate for the well-being of clergy and men religious, at the Guest House 17th Annual Summer Leadership Conference, July 9-11, 2018, at the Somerset Inn in Troy, Michigan. Explore some of the unique challenges and graced opportunities that clergy and men religious encounter on the journey to sobriety and serenity. Resources for intervention and an overview of Guest House treatment and continuing care programs will be provided.

“This year’s theme is ‘Serenity: A Gift of Sobriety,’ explains Jeff Henrich, Guest House President and CEO. “We have a great group of speakers lined up who will offer meaningful presentations and engaging discussions. Part of the Guest House mission is education, and we pride ourselves in offering this conference each year. It is an opportunity for those in leadership positions within the Church to expand their awareness and acquire knowledge and understanding in the areas of addiction and recovery.”

Conference details and registration information can be found at GuestHouse.org. Early registration pricing is available through April 30. Contact Colleen Richards with questions at 800-626-6910, ext.  1207, or CRichards@guesthouse.org. Guest House is a NAADAC approved education provider. Conference attendees are eligible to earn up to seven Continuing Education Hours (CEHs).

Guest House, Inc., included in the Official Catholic Directory, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, licensed and CARF accredited health care provider and specializes in residential addiction treatment for Catholic clergy and religious, since 1956. It is governed by a Board of Trustees, comprised of 15 individuals including lay people and religious from throughout the United States.

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