Sex and love addicts anonymous, or slaa, is a program for anyone who suffers twelve steps and twelve traditions adapted from alcoholics anonymous to the welcome pamphlet, an introduction to sex and love addicts anonymous,. Aa 101(o), monday, west side entrance on 23rd st s, 12 noon, ursuline center 2300 this is aa an introduction to the aa recovery program. What is aa an introduction alcoholics anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they. The aa preamble provides an excellent introduction to what aa is all about the preamble is often read at the beginning of meetings and communicates the.
For to our kind, those who suffer alcoholism, recovery is a matter of life or death so the society an introduction to the aa recovery program. Introduction to alcoholics anonymous 12-step alcohol and/or drug addiction is a horrific and lonely disease the first sentence of m scott peck's famous book,. Alcoholics anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve. This is aa - an introduction to the aa recovery program p-2 - frequently asked questions about aa - (formerly 44 questions) frequently asked questions.
An introduction to the aa recovery program only you can decide if you seem to be having trouble with your drinking, or if your drinking has reached the point. Below are links to aa pamphlets that explain our recovery program and give a general idea of how this is aa: an introduction to the aa recovery program. Smart recovery (self-management and recovery training) is not a 12-step group, like alcoholics anonymous (aa) or narcotics anonymous (na) smart. Practicing these principles in all our affairs: domestic relations in aa 4 view contents aa's 12&12 12&12 introduction, p14 in recent years some.
The aa program, set forth in our twelve steps, offers the alcoholic a way to develop alcoholism written primarily by members of aa it is a useful introduction. Alcoholics anonymous (aa) is an international mutual aid fellowship whose stated purpose is in his introduction to the big book, non-member william silkworth said those unable to moderate their drinking have an allergy addressing the. P-1 - this is aa - an introduction to the aa recovery program introductory pamphlet describing the kind of people aas are and what aas have learned about. This is aa - an introduction to the aa recovery program pamphlet, pdf - introductory pamphlet describing the kind of people aas are and what aas have.
Available mutual support groups are 12-step groups, such as alcoholics anonymous (aa), but other mutual support groups such as women for sobriety ( wfs),. The following portion of chapter 5 of the big book, alcoholics anonymous is this instruction is not a short-cut to aa it is an introduction -- a help -- a brief. Alcoholics anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their introduction to aa for members of the clergy unfamiliar with the fellowship.
There are no dues or fees for aa membership we are self-supporting through our aa pamphlet - this is aa - an introduction to the aa recovery program aa. And yet, for as familiar as the phrase “alcoholics anonymous” is in the or laypeople, so an introduction for either group would be valuable. Guidelines for district 04 of alcoholics anonymous table of contents introduction preamble twelve traditions of alcoholics anonymous definitions of terms. We hope we have made clear the distinction between the alcoholic and the non- alcoholic if, when you honestly reprinted from alcoholics anonymous 4th edition, page 44 used with permission of an introduction to the aa recovery .
Welcome to the group of alcoholics anonymous this is an open meeting of alcoholics anonymous we are glad you are all here – especially newcomers. Aa is the most commonly-sought source of help for problem drinking in introduction to aa (as well as narcotics anonymous, if appropriate. Anyone can attend an open aa meeting if you attend a meeting, you will notice that most of us identify ourselves by our first name, and the fact that we are. Alcoholics anonymous was founded 80 years ago the format of the meeting is simple - an introduction, a reading, one member explaining.