Wickenburg, AZ (PRWEB) September 24, 2012
The Meadows Senior Fellow, John Bradshaw, will be presenting at the Ben Franklin Institute’s Brain Matters: Mindfulness, Trauma and Process Addictions Conference being held on Sept. 27 - 29 in Atlanta, GA at The Marriot Marquis Hotel. Bradshaw will conduct two workshops on “Effective Therapy: A Major Force in Enhancing Moral Development” and “How to Reduce the Reactivity and PTSD Symptoms of Childhood Trauma”on Saturday, Sept. 29.
Bradshaw is a world-famous educator, counselor, motivational speaker, television personality, author, and one of the leading figures in the fields of addiction, recovery, family systems and the concept of toxic shame. He pioneered the concept of the Inner Child, and brought the term "dysfunctional family" into the mainstream. Bradshaw has had a long association with The Meadows giving insights to staff, patients, speaking at alumni retreats and lecturing to mental health professionals at The Meadows’ workshops and seminars.
Conference topics include Trauma, Mindfulness and Psychotherapy; Eliminating Self-Defeating Behaviors; and Dysfunctional Families, to name a few. For more information regarding the conference, visit http://www.bfisummit.com/upcoming-conferences/brain-matters-mindfulness-trauma-and-process-addictions/.
The Meadows Wickenburg is an industry leader in treating trauma and addiction through its inpatient and workshop programs. To learn more about The Meadows’ work with trauma and addiction contact an intake coordinator at (866) 856-1279 or visit http://www.themeadows.com.
For over 35 years, The Meadows has been a leading trauma and addiction treatment center. In that time, they have helped more than 20,000 patients in one of their three inpatient centers and 25,000 attendees in national workshops. The Meadows world-class team of Senior Fellows, Psychiatrists, Therapists and Counselors treat the symptoms of addiction and the underlying issues that cause lifelong patterns of self-destructive behavior. The Meadows, with 24 hour nursing and on-site physicians and psychiatrists, is a Level 1 psychiatric hospital that is accredited by the Joint Commission.