Bulletins

Core Intentions

Dear Recovery Dharma Members: With the formation of our new organization, one of the first ideas was about how to set standards for how our global sangha operates. There was a call to community members to come together to discuss these issues. This led to the creation of the Core Intentions Circle. These were written […]

Statement Against Oppression of All Kinds

We, the sangha (community) of the Recovery Dharma Board of Directors, stand against all forms of oppression and exclusion of members of our community. We commit to taking tangible and concrete action to support the inclusion of all members of this worldwide sangha. We see that racism, transphobia, homophobia/biphobia/queerphobia, sexism, ableism, classism, and other forms […]

2020 In-Person Conference Cancelled, Now Online

Dear Sangha – In the spirit of many communities all over the globe, the Conference Committee is redirecting its energy to planning an online 2020 Recovery Dharma Sangha Summit Conference. We hope to have this online version during the same weekend as we had planned the conference in Salt Lake City, Utah – July 31-August […]

Recovery Dharma Conference 2020 – Registration is Open!

Dear Sangha – We have lots of exciting news updates to share about the very first Recovery Dharma Conference this summer in Salt Lake City, Utah! Conference name – based on community vote, the conference name is the Recovery Dharma Sangha Summit! Website and registration – the Recovery Dharma Sangha Summit now has a web […]

Your Help Needed on Research Study for Recovery Dharma

We need your help! Recovery Dharma is working with the University of Windsor (Ontario) on a study examining our approach to recovery. This research will help inform us on what parts of our Buddhist-inspired program work and how. Your responses on the research team’s survey will provide vital data to the study. 🏆 And there’s a chance […]

Recovery Dharma Conference – Date/Location Announcement!

Dear Sangha – exciting news! Late last fall we announced the location of our FIRST Recovery Dharma Conference: Salt Lake City, Utah. Today we are pleased to announce dates and a location! Our first conference will be held Friday, July 31 – Sunday, August 2, 2020, at the beautiful Salt Lake City Public Library. The […]

2020 Recovery Dharma Board of Directors Election Results

Meet the democratically-elected Board of Directors for YOUR Recovery Dharma non-profit! Out of 658 eligible voters, 310 submitted ballots for a turnout rate of 47%. Elected to 3-year terms: Kara Haney, with 109 votes Critter Spinneret, with 101 votes Amanda Marshall, with 90 votes Kris Roehling, with 82 votes Elected to 2-year terms: Lacey Browne, […]

Recovery Dharma Conference – Date/Location Announcement!

Dear Sangha – exciting news! Late last fall we announced the location of our FIRST Recovery Dharma Conference: Salt Lake City, Utah. Today we are pleased to announce dates and a location! Our first conference will be held Friday, July 31 – Sunday, August 2, 2020, at the beautiful Salt Lake City Public Library. The […]

Meditation Tips for Daily Sits

Thank you to Jer Clarke for this article. Meditation takes time and effort, but the benefits are enormous. Anyone who manages to maintain a daily sitting practice is likely to sing its praises, the hard part is making time and finding the motivation to keep at it day after day. As someone about to hit […]