Recovering Our Power

A conference for Women

        Inspired by the dedication of           Ruth Bader Ginsburg

to make women's lives matter.

Saturday, February 29, 2020

8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Annenberg Health Sciences Building at Eisenhower

39000 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage

General admission: $100 (includes lunch)

Students $50.00

7 Continuing Education credits, plus raffles, networking and creating friendships  


The Beautiful Face of Recovery is a unique conference offering both speakers and experiential workshops that promote both professional and personal growth.



John Lee -

The  Anger Solution 2/29 at 7 PM

in the Annenberg Health Sciences Theater

This unique presentation focuses on keys to working with anger that is not offered

by any other program presenter.  Join John Lee for an extremely safe encounter with the most 

misunderstood emotion -- it will forever change how you feel  about anger and will

greatly improve your relationships with others.

$35.00 donation and includes one of John's books

Special rates Hilton Garden Inn Rancho Mirage Creative Change Conferences.

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Rancho Mirage, Calif

February 29, 2020

Lee Rice,

Mistress of Ceremonies

                       John Lee, Bestselling author:                      Courting a Woman's Soul

"What is the difference between love and lust? Lust takes everything and gives nothing, Love gives everything and takes so little."  Learn how to pick the right man for you life.

Mary Richardson, M.Phil.

Mary co-founded an international program focusing on co-dependence. International speaker, consultant, author, coach in the United States and United Kingdom. 

Kristina Padilla

is a leader with the California Cosortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP), where she serves as the Director of Education.  The hats she wears are many

from criminal justice to gang task force, WAAT, board of directors of National Association of Lesbian, Gay Bisexual, Transgender Addiction Professionals and their Allies.  and more

Dr.Louise Stanger

Ivy League Award winner. International Interventionist of the year  2019,  popular author  and professor, and speaker on mental health, addictions, process disorders and chronic pain.  Louise will present The Power of Story with special guest Anouska De Georgiou, Actress, model, singer, singer recovery specialist.

Chaundra Prehara 

LMFT in private practice  since 1992 helping clients achieve more effective and meaningful lives. Chaundra will be helping us create our own soul collage.

                      Sparrow Goudey,                        Workshop facilitator/Wellbriety scholar.  Integrating spirituality, ceremony, traditional arts and curriculum.  International trainer for White Bison, Co-founder of NADRI Native American Drug and Alcohol Recovery Initiative, and owner of Healing the Circle Workshops. 


"The urgency of our work is felt more now than any other time in America," says Carol Teitelbaum, LMFT and co-founder of the It Happens to Boys Conference. "With the lightning-fast movement and sharing of information combined with a rampant abuse of power, there's simply no place for perpetrators to hide anymore."

There is Hope

For eleven years now, Creative Change Conferences has brought together some of the brightest names in mental health and recovery to explore the links between child abuse and addiction, depression, low self-esteem, relationship and intimacy challenges, sexual dysfunction and compulsion, pornography use and more.

Click to see beautiful article about our It Happens to Boys Conference by                         Holli Kenley


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