Our 14th Annual Spring Weekend Workshop and Retreat for Women May 22 to 24, 2009

Friday, 4:30 PM to Sunday, 4:00

A beautiful location in Contra Costa County

Easy transportation from both

San Francisco and Oakland Airports

LOCATION: Alamo, California

About 30 min from Oakland Airport.

About 1 1/4 hrs from SF airport .

Directions emailed with receipt.

We reserve the entire facility where the retreat is held so it is very private and attractive. The food is delicious. The staff does everything it can to accommodate us.

TRANSPORTATION : From Oakland and SF airports:

East Bay Connection Airport Shuttle Service (or) Airport car rental.

Please check for any other announcements.


Here are some Clarity weekend details.

The resident workshop fee is $495 per person

It includes all meals and accommodations at the Center, from dinner Friday through lunch Sunday.

Rooms are nice dorm style with 3 or more beds per room.

(We are involved all day so no one is usually in their room until after 9 or 10 p.m.)

  The commuter workshop fee is $395 per person and it includes all meals from dinner Friday through lunch Sunday. (Commuters are all those who are not staying at the Center. Living nearby or staying in a hotel or with friends.)

A map and directions come with receipt.of your registraton


You may register early by phone just follow these easy steps.

TO REGISTER BY PHONE Use Master Card or Visa and call the office at 925 934-5972 to sign up. if we are away or on the phone when you call, please leave your name and number and we will call back as soon as possible.

I hope to see you there! Patricia

QUESTIONS? If you have questions please don't hesitate to call the office at 925.934.5972 or e-mail:

Women come to...

Heal and Make new friends. Enjoy fabulous meals and a spiritual atmosphere. Gain support, validation, clarity, and personal power. Women who have heard verbal abuse or who work with those who arerecovering from its affects, or who are interested in knowing more about it, are invited. Typical attendees are very conscious and empathetic. They are homemakers, moms, lawyers, schoolteachers, therapists, secretaries, entrepreneurs, dancers, artists, and so on. They come to learn more, to recover from or manage difficult relationships and/or to support others. They come from the US, Canada, and sometimes other countries.

Last year's "Clarity" attendees said: "Wonderful" "Excellent—Much needed for the world—this is truly setting the captives free." "Awesome!" "Invaluable" "Very well planned" "I loved it" "Groundbreaking" "It offered validation that shifted my world." Other year's "Clarity" attendees said : "The workshop was so poignant and I felt the warmth and comfort and sharing of those just like me. I was so sad when I came and now I'm uplifted and comforted. There were so many wonderful women there and I feel strong and not so alone." "The retreat went quickly, but pressed into my consciousness the enlightenment, options, resolutions, reaffirmations of strength in number, peope with the SAME story converging to heal and support one another." "Like being on a new planet!" "The single most helpful thing I have ever done for myself in my life!" "An experience of a lifetime-will benefit my life forever A literal Godsend!" "I'm thankful for all the suggestions and support from everyone I met!" "I highly recommend this to everyone! " "I will be high for days! " "Best antidepressant around!" "Serene!" "Safe!" "Great organization!" "Very, very informative, and insightful!" "It would be difficult to improve on it!" "Wonderful, warm, brilliant, supportive" "Loved it!" "Fantastic!" "Very beneficial" "Very thorough, enlightening, comfortable!" REGISTRATION You can register for Clarity 2008 by:calling: 925.934.5972 .

QUESTIONS? If you have questions please don't don't hesitate to call the office at 925 934 5972 or e-mail Patricia



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In November 04, Patricia trained approximately 300 therapists in five cities in Australia. 

Patricia spoke in Madrid, Spain, at the invitation of Spain's "Commission for the Investigation of the Abuse of Women" in September 04.

"O" Oprah Magazine article June 02.

Patricia Evans' book, THE VERBALLY ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP appeared in the "Dear Abby" column in newspapers across the country January 1, 1998 . You can read the column on the Books page.