Walking with the Wounded

This workshop will be especially helpful to sisters in leadership and others who are responsible for community health care policies and services, and for personnel and ministry issues. 


2020 Workshops

May 27-29, 2020 

October 7-9, 2020


Walking with The Wounded Schedule

This workshop will be especially helpful to sisters in leadership, vocation/formation staff and nursing leaders who are responsible for community health care policies and services and for personnel and ministry issues.

2019 Workshop Dates

October 16-18, 2019  

Each workshop begins on Wednesday at 8:30 am, and ends on Friday at 5:00 pm.

To promote the knowledge and understanding of addiction problems and compulsive behavior in women religious
To teach skills for helping sisters suffering from addictions and compulsive behavior
To offer confidential assistance in preparing community policies related to wellness and recovery
To offer a confidential forum for leadership to discuss concerns related to wellness and recovery for their community members

Presentations Case Studies
Small Group Sharing
Questions and Answers

Each workshop will be limited to 16 participants on a first-come, first-served basis.

Thanks to the generosity of Guest House benefactors, there is no charge for the institute, accommodations or meals. Participants are responsible for their own travel.

Workshop Faculty
Guest House staff and consultant who have expertise with the complexity of addiction will present the topics and invite interaction with participants.

Guest House Mission Services Office (MSO)
1601 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, MI 48360 United States+ Google Map

By air: Free chauffeur service is available from Detroit, Flint and Windsor airports.

By car: Guest House is located northeast of Detroit and easily accessible from I-75 at exit 83. Take Joslyn Road north to 1601 Joslyn Road (entrance to Lake Orion Campus). From Windsor, it is a one-hour drive.

 Guest House
Full Calendar of Events


December 5, 2019
Advent Vespers  

January 6-9, 2020
Men's Alumni Winter Retreat

January 9-12, 2020
Women's Alumnae Winter Retreat

January 13-16, 2020
Annual Leadership Conference 

April 20-23, 2020
Annual Men's Alumni Retreat

June 2020
Annual Golf Classic

June 28 to July 4, 2020
ICAP Retreat for Women Religious

August 2-8, 2020
ICAP Retreat for Women Religious

August 3-6, 2020                                                      Men's Alumni Reunion 

October 4-8 2020                                                                Men's Fall Retreat

October 15, 2020 Annual Detroit Bishop's Dinner

November 2, 2020  All Souls' Day Mass & Luncheon