SAINT LEO – The Saint Leo University Speaker Series presents the nationally recognized counselor Sherry Gaba, LCSW, on “Addiction and Sobriety,” at 7 p.m., Tuesday, October 16, at University Campus. The talk is open to the public and admission is free. Saint Leo University is located at 33701 State Road 52, four miles east of Interstate 75 (Exit 285) in the east Pasco County town of Saint Leo.
Gaba is a licensed, professional counselor in private practice in California, specializing in addictions of all types.
Her 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.
Community members seeking more information about attending this event may contact Allyson Marino, director of fine arts events, at (352) 588-8662, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saint Leo University (www.saintleo.edu) is one of the largest and most innovative Catholic universities in the United States, offering more than 40 academic programs.
Chartered in 1889 in the town of Saint Leo, FL, approximately 30 miles north of Tampa, Saint Leo University currently enrolls 16,000 students. Students may choose to study at the traditional University Campus, at continuing education centers in seven states, or through the university’s Center for Online Learning. Saint Leo is a leader in the field of online education and one of the nation’s foremost providers of higher education to the military.