Our friend Dr. Donnie Whitsett and our Advisory Board member Rachel Bernstein will be among the presenters at an informative workshop in Los Angeles on Saturday, October the 21st, from 9am to 4:30 pm, at the Atkins Research Center.

The worksop is open to family members, former members of cultic situations (groups and one-on-ones), and others interested in this topic; the day will include presentations and group discussions on topics such as the following:

  • Neurobiology of trauma
  • Dealing with loss
  • Common issues in recovery
  • Unique challenges of people born and/or raised in cultic groups
  • One-on-one relationships
  • Challenges of reintegration for ex-members and families
  • Is therapy important?
  • Importance of support groups

For further details, please visit ICSA’s conference page.