Refuge Recovery OKC will be hosting a 4-hour workshop on Saturday November 1st, from 1:00-5:00pm that will outline the process of Refuge Recovery and consist of detailed Buddhist teachings, meditations, Q&A, group discussion and much more. Everyone is welcome to attend regardless of background or experience with addiction. From a Buddhist perspective we are all recovering from something. This is offered by donation only, we ask that you pay whatever amount is within your means. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
The workshop will be led by Dave Smith, the guiding teacher and program director of the Against the Stream Nashville Meditation Center. Dave is both a long time Buddhist practitioner and recovering addict. Trained by Noah Levine, the author of Dharma Punx and founder of Against the Stream Buddhist Meditation Society, Dave has worked since 2008 as an addiction treatment specialist, bringing meditative interventions into jails, prisons, youth detention, and addiction treatment facilities. He teaches over 250 meditation classes and workshops a year. Against the Stream Nashville has been hosting Refuge Recovery meetings since it opened in 2010.
The workshop will be held at:
Rissho Kosei-kai Dharma Center of Oklahoma
2745 NW 40th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73112
(located one block north of I-44 and one block east of May Avenue)
For more information call Chris at 405-633-3568