Family Program Workshop Schedule, Wednesday-Friday

The three-day family program is a patient initiated workshop, integrating the family and patient together Wednesday through Friday afternoon.

Wednesday

9:30-11:30 a.m.

Introduction and Goals/Lecture and Discussion
Introductions and orientation to workshop and family systems theory, followed by lecture and discussion of disease of addiction, how addiction affects the brain, and the history of drugs.

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Lunch Break

1:00-3:00 p.m.

Lecture and Discussion
Lecture and discussion topics on family systems, communication patterns and styles, AA/NA/Al-anon history, codependency, and an introduction to the genogram concept.

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Al-Anon Meeting

Thursday

9:30-11:30 a.m.

Group Family Therapy

11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m

Lunch Break

1:00-3:00 p.m.

Group Family Therapy

Friday

9:30-11:30 a.m.

Group Family Therapy

11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m

Lunch Break 

(patients and family members) Lunch onsite provided by Lakeview

1:00-3:00 p.m.

Aftercare Presentation and Relapse Prevention

Includes information on sober living, IOP, importance of following up with medical, AA/NA

There will be scheduled off-site visits from 3:15-5:15 p.m. on Friday, unless the family’s schedule doesn’t permit it or if the patient is leaving over the weekend. In those cases, the off-site visit will be on Thursday.

For those who have been invited to attend a family workshop, please complete the Family Questionnaire.