Tag: Bill Corbett

Heal the Healers Retreat

“We are in the business of saving and changing lives. We excel at helping others, but often not ourselves.” The 2nd Heal the Healers Retreat was completed this week, and 6 of us had the honor of participating.  This retreat enabled employees of Jaywalker a time to work on ourselves so that we can be of better help to others. The Heal the Healers Retreat was such an invigorating, yet relaxing experience that went far beyond my expectations: from practicing different types of meditations, opening up about personal issues to one another, to the perfectly prepared meals. I couldn’t have written a better story. Heal the Healers was an amazingly powerful experience that truly touched my soul.  A life changing two days I will never forget and I am truly thankful to each and every one of you that made this experience so memorable. A special thanks to Bill Corbett…

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JWL Hosts Inaugural CORE Conference

On July 21, Jaywalker Lodge joined with seven leading treatment centers around the country to host the first annual C.O.R..E. conference in Amelia Island, Florida. CORE, an acronym for “Clinical Overview of the Recovery Experience,” was launched to highlight “the critical importance of abstinence-based practices and 12 Step principles in recovery.” The three-day conference, which featured presentations by Solutions Program Director Dan Reed and two dozen other prominent speakers, attracted nearly 400 attendees from 21 states. In his talk, entitled The Therapeutic Benefits of Service, Dan Reed highlighted the Solutions service expedition trips, as well as the various local community service activities of the Jaywalker clients and staff. In addition, Dan was also featured as a keynote plenary panelist alongside Drs. Robert Mooney from Willingway Hospital and Dr. Judith Landau, innovator of the ARISE model of interventions. Bill Corbett of Corbett Business Consultant also hosted a workshop entitled “Heal the…

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