In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts


Crossroads for Women in Albuquerque, New Mexico is pleased to present In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts. A day-long seminar with renowned speaker and author Dr. Gabor Mate’.

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Dr. Gabor Maté is a Canadian physician, public speaker and bestselling author whose works have been published internationally in twenty languages. His most recent book is the award-winning In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction.

For twelve years Dr. Maté worked in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside with patients challenged by hard-core drug addiction, mental illness and HIV, including at Vancouver’s Supervised Injection Site. With over 20 years of family practice and palliative care experience, he is an expert on mind/body health, parenting, childhood development, illness, and the treatment of addictions.

A renowned thinker and public speaker, Dr. Maté regularly addresses health professionals, educators, and lay audiences throughout North America. At the core of his work is the understanding of the broader context in which human disease and disorders arise, and the intricate mind / body unity that is at the root of illness and health.

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5 CEU’s for social workers and counselors have been approved through the NM-NASW.


KC Quirk
Executive Director
Crossroads For Women
805 Tijeras Ave NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
505-242-1010 phone
505-242-1551 fax

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505-266-0110 phone
505-266-0998 fax


" we believe that women can recover from trauma and painful experiences of the past…

we believe everyone has the ability to heal and move on with their lives…

we believe everyone deserves new starts and second chances…"

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