Addictions Expert Speaks at University Campus April 4

March 12, 2012

Sherry_Gaba_2The University Speaker Series concludes the 2011-12 year with a presentation at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 4, by Sherry Gaba, LCSW, on “Addiction and Sobriety.” She is a licensed, professional counselor in private practice in California, specializing in addictions of all types.

Her 15 years of experience in helping people create sober, healthier lifestyles has made her a sought-after television guest on programs such as VH1’s Celebrity Rehab, Dr. Drew Live, and Sober House. She writes and speaks frequently on an approach emphasizing ways that people suffering from addictions can attract positive energy to aid their recovery. She contributes frequently to anthologies, newsletters, and blogs, and is the author of The Law of Sobriety: Attracting Positive Energy for a Powerful Recovery, released in 2010 by HCI Books. Gaba holds the Master of Social Work degree from the University of Southern California.

The presentation will be in the Greenfelder-Denlinger Boardrooms of the Student Community Center at University Campus.

For more information, contact Allyson Marino, director of fine arts events, at (352) 588-8662, or at allyson.marino@saintleo.edu