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Addiction & Recovery training: Mental Health


Start date: 16 Mar 2019 - 09:30
Finish date: 16 Mar 2019 - 12:30
At The Old School Rooms, St Michael's Centre


Our training, now in its fourth year, aims to equip churches and pastoral care workers to better understand and support people struggling with addiction and the issues they are facing on their recovery journey.

It is best experienced as a whole course, but can also be booked as standalone sessions. They all run from 9.30am to 12.30pm, with coffee being served from 9.15am.

We ask for a voluntary donation of £5 per session which will go towards the work of Life Recovery Group.

You can book your place here. Or call 07858 757226 to let us know you're coming.

Here's some information about this session's speaker:

Mental Health - 16 March 2019
PJ Charters, BABCP Therapist

PJ has worked in a variety of settings with those with severe mental health problems: as a team member and Ward Manager for a number of inner city acute mental health admission wards. As a Community Psychiatric Nurse and Care Co-ordinator and then for over 10 years as a Cognitive and Behavioural Therapist working as part of an early onset psychosis service in inner city London. He is an accredited BABCP CBT therapist and supervisor, and a volunteer therapist and supervisor with Network Counselling.

He’s passionate about working with those who experience mental health problems providing excellence in psychological care whilst offering a clearly biblical and practical response to caring.