For many in addiction recovery, saying sorry to our loved ones just won't cut it. They have heard it too many times. A living amends gives us the opportunity to let our actions speak for us.
Alcoholism really did make me an inmate locked behind real bars for fifteen soul searching days. By the grace of God, I am free from my adversary.
The author describes the role of a sponsor in Alcoholics Anonymous.
With the increase in Drug and Alcohol treatment facilities we see an increase in 12 Step Programs as well. The evidence shows that we need better options as 12 Step Programs do more harm then good.
This step is the foundation upon which the rest of recovery is built; without this committment, which is really a committment to change one's life, we are doomed to fail.
This topic is intended to be a useful tool in developing a good 6th and 7th Step workshop, group particpation event and not to be in competition of the AA Big Book.
Overview of living in clean and sober housing run by the Oxford House organization.
The practice of Drishti is a technique in which one controls one’s gaze. This helps one develop concentration. In addition, it teaches one to see the world as it really is.
This is the last in a 12 part series on Alcoholism and the Steps of Alanon. In the 12th Step, you learn to make Alanon a natural part of your life!
What does it take to stay sober? Alcoholics Anonymous believes that one important aspect is learning to be completely honest. Find out how honesty can make a difference, as you strive to maintain a sober lifestyle.