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Friday, 20 July 2012 10:40


   Dr. Tom Beckner and Father Charles Brown at the FPIC Conference

     Fr. Charles Brown and Dr. Thomas Beckner served as joint presenters of a session entitled “The Role of Faith in Treatment” at the 2012-13 annual conference of Florida Partners in Crisis, July 12-13.  Fr. Brown provided the participants with a view of faith as a treatment modality and examined how personal faith can play a pivotal recovery role in substance abuse and mental health treatment.  Dr. Beckner shared the Bridges of America chaplaincy model and described the interaction of chaplains with clinical staff and with community resources that can assist reentry efforts.

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