Wickenburg, AZ (PRWEB) September 06, 2013
The Meadows trauma and addiction treatment center is sponsoring a complimentary lecture in Dallas, Texas on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, presented by Shawn Jeffries, PhD, CSAT, on the topic of “Optimizing Motivation for Lasting Change in Your Recovery.” It will be held at the Unity Church of Dallas Sanctuary from 7:00 p.m.to 8:30 p.m.
Dr. Jeffries is a psychologist with specialty training in behavioral medicine and the cognitive-behavioral treatment of anxiety, depression, addiction treatment, stress management, relationship difficulties, personality disorders, eating disorders, PTSD, children and adolescents with behavioral and emotional disorders. He received his doctorate in clinical psychology from Louisiana State University in 2000. In addition, Dr. Jeffries received advanced clinical training from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Miss. in the assessment and treatment of mixed anxiety/depression, PTSD (resulting from both civilian and combat-related trauma), eating disorders, and behavioral pediatrics.
The Meadows sponsors free lectures in various cities throughout the country. Speakers include local therapists familiar with The Meadows’ model. Lectures are free and open to the public. Attendees can earn 1.5 Continuing Education Credits. For more information, contact Betty Ewing Dicken at 972.612.7443 or bdicken(at)themeadows(dot)com.
The Meadows 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 Sub-Acute Agency that is accredited by the Joint Commission.