8 East Eagle Road, Havertown, PA 19083, USA
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Best time to visit:
See schedule on website
Date last visited:
September 12, 2016
As of the last time it was visited by our research team, this location was open.
Other Basic Information:
Local setting, neighborhood, demographics
Located in an affluent suburb. Participants normally number 5-15 per session, typically Caucasian, evenly split between men and women, and representing a range of ages.
Connections with medicine, healing, wellness
The center hosts a 12-step recovery group based on Buddhist principles and using meditation/mindfulness practices. Interviewees report meditation has a positive effect on alcohol addiction, and on mental health more generally.