SpiritWorks Foundation

Center for Recovery of the Soul

Recovery Support

Life Skills Program

The Life Skills Program includes various skills development courses. The goal of the program is to teach specific skills that individuals in recovery need to learn for specific issues and situations that they will encounter during the course of their recovery from addiction.

Telephone Recovery Support Program

The goal of Telephone Recovery Support is to provide additional recovery support to individuals who discharge from residential treatment programs, including jail programs, or who are clients in active outpatient treatment. Telephone Recovery Support is a weekly telephone call between a SpiritWorks staff member (or volunteer) and a participant. The call serves as a “recovery check-up.”

Recovery Compass Program

Recovery Compass tool, SpiritWorks Foundation, Williamsburg, VA The Recovery Compass Program involves a specific planning process and ongoing management program. The program allows clients to develop and incorporate wellness strategies into their personal recovery plan. The goals of the Recovery Compass Program are to 

  • decrease and prevent relapse
  • increase personal responsibility and empowerment
  • improve quality of life
  • assist people in achieving their goals and dreams

Recovery Center

The 3,000 square foot SpiritWorks Recovery Center provides programs and services for children, youth, and adults affected by the damaging effects of addiction. Take a virtual tour of the center (PDF)

Discovery Groups for Women

Groups include women of every race, religion, ideology and sexual preference who seek to commune with other women to expand their definition of Self, to heal from addiction, abuse, racism, sexism, to become more whole, and to develop a passion for all of life. Tee groups use the healing concepts developed by Charlotte Kasl, Ph.D., as outlined in her book Many Roads, One Journey. Dr. Kasl examines self-esteem, addiction and co-dependency in the context of internalized oppression. Her model is designed to empower women to find their own voices, sources of strength and spirituality. The only requirement for membership is that you be a woman. Download a 16 Steps brochure.

Labyrinth Project
The Labyrinth Project sponsors workshops, walks retreats, and Awakenings (a labyrinth event). The Labyrinth Project offers individuals an opportunity to take time out from their busy lives; to leave schedules, cell phones, pagers and stress behind. Walking a labyrinth is a gift we give ourselves. It represents our passage through time and experience.

Lights of Healing

Lights of Healing Labyrinth Walk, SpiritWorks Foundation, Williamsburg, VALights of Healing is an annual event held during the winter holiday season. A labyrinth made of luminaries is available for members of the community to walk. The purpose of the event is to allow individuals to honor a loved ones life in recovery.