October 22 @ 8:30 am - 10:45 am
Gloria Englund will be guest preacher at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, sharing a personal story about recovery and resilience. Founder of Recovering U and a psychotherapist she holds a Master of Arts degree in Human Development.
As a professional recovery coach, she works with individuals and families dealing with an addiction to alcohol, drugs, food, and relationships. Gloria has personal as well as professional knowledge of addiction and recovery; her oldest son, Aaron, died of a heroin overdose in 2007. Her recently released book, Living in the Wake of Addiction: Lessons for Courageous Caregiving, demystifies addiction, defies stigma, offers hope for recovery, and serves as a guide for professionals, families and individuals seeking support on the journey of recovery.