Richard Fields is a dynamic and engaging teacher with more than 35 years of experience in outpatient alcohol and drug recovery and relapse prevention.
The author of the college textbook Drugs In Perspective, 9th edtion, 2016. Richard is also the editor and contributing author of a A Year of Living Mindfully: 52 Quotes and Weekly Mindfulness Practices (2012), and A Year of Living with More Compassion: 52 Quotes & Weekly Compassion Practices, 2nd edition (2016)
With more than three decades of experience in developing educational conferences and workshops, Richard is the founder and director of FACES Conferences, which bring mindfulness and compassion skills to practitioners in the fields of mental health and alcohol and drug recovery, as well as to their clients and the general public.
Before starting FACES, Richard served as assistant director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s (NIDA) Western Regional Training Center, providing training to the western United States, Hawaii, and Guam.
July 14 - 16, 2017
Creating the life you want can be smooth and fun once you understand your role as cocreator with the universe.…
October 6 - 9, 2017
Attention conscious creatives! This is not your ordinary retreat. Look forward to a weekend sure to awaken your spirit and…
January 23 - 25, 2018
Jennifer Goldman-Wetzler, PhD
When facing conflict, we typically try to win, avoid, blame, or even collaborate—often at great cost to ourselves and others.…
August 25 - 27, 2017
Leslie Salmon Jones
Let go and flow in this unique and creative fusion of yoga, dance, movement, live drumming, and singing to soothe…