Sr. Maurice, O.P.
Sr. Maurice is the founder and director of the Office of New Directions located in the Bronx, NY. Sister founded the Office in 1976, under the auspices of the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill, to assist Religious Congregations of priests, brothers and sisters in the effort to promote awareness and recognition of the disease of alcoholism.
Sr. Maurice is a highly esteemed lecturer and motivational speaker. A popular retreat leader for those in Recovery Programs, she believes passionately in helping people discover their own specialness and dignity. Her experience and humor, her understanding of the daily struggle, and her own "living of the program" make for insightful and enjoyable sharing.