The Programme

PROGRAMME
Saturday: 28 September

7:30 – 8:15 Arrival and coffee

8:15 – 9:00

Clinical

Dr. Michael Demask

The USA Experience: Development – Ethics in the field of Recovery

Venue: Main Hall

9:00 – 10:30

Alternative /Clinical

Dr Engela Serfontein

Activating and developing the neuro pathways:

Movement and music

Venue: Minor Hall

or

12 Step/Spiritual

Simon Hoare Chairing a Combined 12 step fellowship meeting

Venue: Weather permitting – outside in the shade/sun or Small Dining Room

or

Alternative

Reto Reolon and Gary Breytenbach

Trauma treatment for sustained recovery

Venue: Main Hall

10:30 – 11:00 Break

11:00 – 11.45 Clinical /12 Step/Spiritual

Dr. Rodger Meyer

The psychotherapy of 12 Step Recovery – a spiritual journey

Venue: Main Hall

or

Alternative

Lea Coleman

Importance of nutrition in the detox process

Venue: Small Dining Room

or Please Note this is a Two-hour session 11:00 – 13:00

Alternative

Ericka Alison

Breathwork: A practical session

Venue: Minor Hall

11.45 – 1.00 Clinical

Nurain Tisaker

Technology – the New Addiction and

Charles Matthews – Reclaiming Electronics for Recovery

Venue: Main Hall

or

12 Step/Spiritual: Panel Discussion

Freddie van Rensburg; John Ritchie and Imke Venter

The 12 steps and Christianity

Venue: Minor Hall

or

Alternative

Frances Ward

TRE: Trauma Release Exercise

Venue: Small Dining Room

13:00 – 14:00 Finger Lunch

Provided for participants who registered

14:00 – 14:45 12 Step/Spiritual

Doug Kemp

Bringing recovery to the masses

Venue: Minor Hall

or

Clinical

Kerry Collins

Connection as the Alternative to Addiction:

Sober Living – the road to long-term recovery

Venue: Main Hall

or

Alternative

Janine Hayward

Matrix Re-imprinting in Recovery Treatment

Venue: Small Dining Room

14:45 – 15:45

Clinical

Warren Lucas

Exercise as a treatment modality for substance use disorders and mental health

Venue: Small Dining Room

or

Alternative

Steve Borloz

Yoga and meditation as trauma reduction techniques

Venue: Minor Hall

or

Clinical: Panel discussion

Corrie Davidson: Sex/Co-dependency,

Dana Tadmor: Food and

Andre le Roux: Gambling

The Latest on Process Addiction Recovery

Venue: Main Hall

15:45 – 16:15 Break

16:15 – 17:00 Gala Event and Lucky Draws

Special Motivational Speaker: Rowena Webb

The Heroic Journey – Living with Consequences

Freddie van Rensburg and Desiree-Anne Martin

Launch of Life Anon: A 12-step guide for non-addicts

 

 

IMDEMNITY:

The views, thoughts and opinions expressed by presenters and participants during this festival, are not necessarily that of the organizers or sponsors of the event. There is therefore no real or implied endorsement or approval. The organizers and partner(s) assume no responsibility for the reliability, accuracy or completeness of the information presented. Presentations and discussions do not replace independent professional judgement, examination and verification. Those making use of the information presented or discussed, therefore assume all risk and liability arising from such use or reliance. Attendees and presenters should note that sessions may be recorded and in future be used at the discretion of the organizers. This includes but is not limited to its use in various media, including printing, audio and video formats, without further notice. We reserve the right to modify, alter, or update the Recovery Festival arrangements as and when precipitated by circumstance, without prior notice.

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