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Leaving your Religion? Come to a JOURNEY FREE RETREAT


Religious harm is real  ….  you can recover
(it’s not the end of the world!!)
March 10 - 13, 2017
Oakland, California
Led by Marlene Winell, Ph.D., psychologist and author of Leaving the Fold:  A Guide for Former Fundamentalists and Others Leaving Their Religion.
Leaving your faith can create intense feelings of anxiety, grief, anger, and depression — but you are not alone.   Join with others who are recovering at a three day retreat weekend.  Discussions and guided activities facilitate both intellectual insight and emotional healing.
•  Understand religious indoctrination

•  Share personal stories, understand, & support each other   

•  Begin effective steps in recovery from RTS

•  Make new friends and build lasting connections
•  Enjoy meals, music, and fun in a safe, relaxed atmosphere
The spacious Oakland home east of San Francisco makes a relaxing place for a retreat.
Program Fee: $275 - $475 (sliding scale)
Food/Lodging for 3 full days:  $250
http://journeyfree.org/retreats/
Please feel free to call with questions or to register: 510-292-0509
Macintosh:Users:z:Pictures:Professional:Small headshot.jpgWhat others have said
   - Take the risk…Invest in yourself….It’s one of the smartest things you can ever do for yourself.
   - A recovery retreat is a great way to connect with others.  You are not alone.
   - I would come again without hesitation. The retreat gave me the courage to trust myself.
   - Marlene provides a supportive, nurturing environment and validates and affirms each participant.


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