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Road to Recovery

Friday, May 29 - Sunday, May 31

A retreat that will examine the disease of addiction to alcohol, drugs, and other behaviors and its concurrent effects on the human brain. Addiction is multi-faceted disease involving the body, mind and spirit. Modern neuroscience has clearly demonstrated the biological/biochemical underpinning of both addition and recovery. Together we explore the process using the 12 Steps and mindful practices. Yoga sessions will also be available. Bring your yoga mat.

Facilitators: Rose Foley, LMSW,  CASAC;  Diana  Dow-Edwards, PhD. in Neuroscience with over 30 years of  research experience on the neurobiology of addiction and Jane Colgan, MA, AC,  retired Health Educator and certified yoga instructor.


Friday, May 29
Sunday, May 31
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Graymoor Spiritual Life Center
(845) 424-2111


40 Franciscan Way
Garrison, NY 10524 United States
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The above retreat costs $200.00 per person for a double room (you & your roommate must sign up and put a deposit down to qualify for a double room price) and $275.00 per person for a single room. Both fees include all content of our retreat, the two overnight stays and all meals starting with Saturday’s breakfast and ending with lunch on Sunday. The Center has vending machines with snacks and beverages but you are welcomed to bring your own and store them in our guest lounge refrigerators located on the fourth floor. Towels, linens and one pillow per bed are provided and bathrobes are recommended for shower use. Please bring your own alarm clock, any extra pillows and toiletries you may need. Arrivals can begin at 5:00 p.m. on Friday evening. Balances if any are due upon arrival and can be fulfilled by cash, check or major credit cards. The retreat ends after Sunday’s lunch which begins at 12:15 p.m. If you plan to arrive later than 7:30 p.m. on Friday night, please call the retreat center in advance and let us know to expect you.

Pre-registration is required as this retreat is limited in number of participants. If you choose to register through the mail please verify beforehand that space is still available by calling the retreat center at 845-424-2111. Keep in mind that the deadline for registration is one week before the retreat. A $100 deposit per person is due at the time of registration and is non-refundable or transferable. We appreciate payment in full at the time of registration, but we do not require it.