Category: announcements

2018 Annual Conference in Denver – Details Update

Please join us at Rocky Mountain Crosstalk, the 2018 Annual LifeRing Secular Recovery Meeting on June 2-3, 2018 Tears-McFarlane House, Denver, Colorado Our keynote speaker, Sarah E. Zemore, PhD, is a national expert in the psychological and social aspects of

Where to park during the Annual Meeting?


Convenors’ Meeting Saturday May 5

Our next convenors’ meeting will take place: Saturday May 5 11:00 am Sister Carmen’s Community Center 655 Aspen Ridge Drive Lafayette, CO 80026 The agenda will include reports from convenors and especially plans for our upcoming Annual Meeting.  Anybody interested in

Buddhism & Recovery – Kevin Griffin in CO

I don’t know this dude’s work but he comes highly recommended by a teacher for whom I have great respect.  He’ll be speaking and teaching in Denver and Boulder April 15-21.  He’s teaching my favorite sangha Sunday April 15: Insight

Rocky Mountain CrossTalk

The focus of the 2018 Annual Meeting and Congress is the growth of LifeRing Secular Recovery. Growth is defined as an increase in the number and quality of LifeRing meetings. To create the environment and structure necessary for growth, we

Article in the Boulder Weekly

Thanks to Eliza Radeka and The Boulder Weekly for their their recent article about LifeRIng! Eliza is a journalism student at the University of Colorado in Boulder and approached me last October about attending a LifeRing meeting. She later attended

Kaiser Cares About Opioid Overdoses

Kaiser Permanente members can get Naloxone at Kaiser pharmacies without a prescription.  Details here. Opioids are strong pain medicines. Examples include hydrocodone, oxycodone, fentanyl, and morphine. Heroin is an example of an illegal opioid. Taking too much of an opioid

Shop at Amazon? Want to support LifeRing?

Here’s a painless way to support LifeRing if you’re going to shop at Amazon any way. Don’t go straight to Amazon. Start your shopping by first clicking on the Amazon smile button on the upper right of this site or

2018 LifeRing Annual Meeting in Denver

Planning for the 2018 LifeRing Annual Meeting has begun!  (The International organization, not just LifeRing Colorado.) Save the weekend of June 2nd and 3rd 2018 Next year’s meeting will take place in beautiful Denver, Colorado, at the foot of the

Intro to Buddhism and Mindfulness Meditation in Denver Starting Nov. 5

            What.Insight (Vipassana) Meditation is a practice from the Theravada Buddhist tradition.  In the West, it has also become a complementary approach for managing pain and stress (including post-traumatic stress), in addition to its traditional focus on awakening wisdom and