Marinelli, having seen the effects of drug and alcohol addiction first hand, has been sober for more than 23 years and has since dedicated his life to helping others recover from alcoholism and drug addiction.
Manor, TX (PRWEB) October 10, 2012
Benchmark Recovery Center (formerly Mark Houston Recovery), is looking forward to hosting its annual Alumni Reunion with a Mexican-style fiesta to take place at the BRC Men’s Center on October 13, 2012.
Gates will open at 3:30 p.m. (CST) with local Austin favorite, Charlie P. kicking off the event and Awards ceremony at 4:00 p.m.
During the reunion celebration, selected BRC alumni will be presented with various awards commemorating their stay at BRC and subsequent successful transition into life after recovery. There will also be musical entertainment provided by alumnus, John O. and friends, featuring a mariachi band during the dinner (catered by Pappasito’s). In addition, there will also be numerous activities for children to enjoy-from a bouncy house to face painting, movies and a photo booth.
2012 BRC Alumni Reunion Guest Speaker: Peter Marinelli
This year’s 2012 Alumni Reunion will feature speaker, Peter Marinelli. Marinelli, having seen the effects of drug and alcohol addiction first hand, has been sober for more than 23 years and has since dedicated his life to helping others recover from alcoholism and drug addiction.
As an international circuit speaker, Marinelli has given hundreds of talks across the United States and Europe on subjects related to drug and alcohol recovery. He has spoken at numerous treatment centers, universities and before medical organizations to both suffers and clinicians alike. In the past, Marinelli has been invited to speak for the National Council on Alcoholism and has also guest starred on talk radio as well as led workshops on Spiritual Transformation for various religious organizations.
Having spent the majority of his sobriety in the drug and alcohol treatment industry, Marinelli has made it his life’s mission is to help addicts and alcoholics recover from their fatal illness.
To find out more information about the BRC Alumni Reunion as well as to see a schedule of events, please click here.
Beating Addiction; a Benchmark for Success in Drug and Alcohol Recovery
Drug and alcohol addiction is a serious issue. It not only affects the life of the addict; it also affects the lives of everyone around the addict. At BRC, their staff members have first-hand experience in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. Armed with the tools and knowledge, BRC is committed to providing drug and alcohol addicts a safe, nurturing environment in which they can be taught the life skills that are necessary in order to help them overcome addiction and fulfill their goals of living a life characterized by permanent sobriety.
If you or someone you know is in need of drug recovery assistance, give BRC a call today at 866.905.4550.
About Benchmark Recovery:
Formerly known as Mark Houston Recovery, Benchmark Recovery Center, is a Texas drug and alcohol recovery center offering a high level of care that includes learning the life skills and spiritual practices needed to help residents free themselves from alcohol and drug addiction and reclaim their lives.