Dec 4, 2018

10 Etiquette Suggestions for 12-Step Meetings

For many recovering alcoholics and addicts, venturing into a twelve-step meeting for the first time can be an intimidating prospect. Where...
Oct 23, 2018

New to Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings? 5 Things to Know Before You Go

More than what they remember hearing in their first few meetings of Alcoholics Anonymous, or any type of twelve-step recovery meeting,...
Oct 13, 2018

The 12 Steps in Medical Research

I recently read some information provided by a treatment facility in the South that stated non-12 step treatment modalities were more...
Sep 29, 2018

Understanding The 12-Step Program

It can be scary when you or a loved one acknowledges addiction but seeking help through a 12-step program is one of the best methods to...
Nov 23, 2016

In Defense of the 12 Steps

It seems the 12 step community is under attack. Articles running in major media outlets and websites question the effectiveness of the 12...
Oct 26, 2016

Addiction Researcher and Anti-12 Stepper Owned By Harvard

An article on Salon recently went viral. Thousands of social shares later, and I’m sure at least some people with substance abuse...
Oct 5, 2016

Incredible Benefits of AA’s 5th Step

For many newcomers to sobriety, the steps look like a tall order. I remember, at a very young age, reading the steps where I went to...
Sep 28, 2016

The Benefits of AA’s 5th Step (Part 3): Healing, Humility, and New Found Strength

Bill Wilson’s book of essays Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions seeks to broaden and deepen the understanding of the Twelve Steps as...