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New Additions


July 2019:

Radical Hope and Recovery Initiation

June 2019:

Came to Believe

May 2019:

2019 Guide to Smart Recovery

April, 2019:

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Addiction


March 2019:

Women and Alcohol - Butler Center for Research


Februay 2019:

Y12SR Yoga - 12 Step Yoga and Recovery


January 2019:

My Relationships with White Bison Founder Don Coyhis


December 2018:

Book Review: If You Love Me - A Mother's Journey Through Her Daughter's Addiction


November 2018:

Heroes of Early Black A.A.

October 2018:

Applications of Positive Psychology to Substance Use Disorder

September 2018:

Book Review: The Recovering

August, 2018:

The Twelve Steps of Forgiveness


July 2018:

Book Review: The Great Way of All Beings (Renderings of Lao Tzu)


April 2018:

A Story to Get Sober In - (Does Recovery Kill Great Writing?)

March 2018:

Book Extract: Recovery. By Russell Brand (Comedian & Actor)


February 2018:

Book Review: Why Buddhism is True


January 2018:

How Iceland Kicked Teen Drinking


December, 2017

He Wanted to Stay Sober. So He Surrounded Himself with Drinkers

November, 2017

Let's Open Up About Addiction and Recovery

October, 2017:

Fishing for Hope in the Face of Addiction


September, 2017:

Trump, Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood and the 12 Steps


August, 2017:

The Long Slow Road: A Recovery Reflection


June, 2017:

Book Review: God Explained

May, 2017:

Book Review: The Steps of My Life

April 2017:

Apostates Anonymous

The Impact of Meditation on the Brain during Addiction Treatment


March 2017:

Zen Path Through Depression - Book Review


February 2017:

Prayers of 11 Faiths


January 2017:

Transcript of NPR Interview with Authors: Out of the Wreck I Rise


November 2016:

Categorical 12-Step Involvement and Continuous Abstinence - a 2-year Study


September 2016:

Book Review: Out of the Wreck I Rise; A Literary Companion to Recovery

August 2016:

If You Work It, It Works: The Science Behind 12 Step Recovery

Steps to the Great Perfection:The Mind Training Tradition of the Dzogchen Masters

July 2016:

The Risk of Addiction in the Transgender Community


June 2016:

Initial fMRI Study on Neural Correlates of Prayer in Members of AA


May 2016:

Doctors Should Pause before Dismissing the 12 Steps Approach to Addiction


April 2016:

Book Review: The Essence of 12 Step Recovery

Mindfulness Meditation Could Replace Opioid-Based Pain Relief, Lower Addiction Rates

March 2016:

AA and the Atlantic: A Call for Better Science


February 2016:

AA: Science vs. Sensationalism


January 2016:

Recovery Schools Save Teen Addicts - So Why Aren't There More of Them?


December 2015:

AA Agnostica Reviews: A Woman's Way through the 12 Steps

Stephanie Covington: Pioneering a Woman's Way to Recovery


November 2015:

The Future of Secular Alternatives to 12 Step Groups


October 2015:

The Way of Recovery is Not Alone- Part II - Spirituality

Another Look at Step 4


September 2015:

A Social Network App for those Battling Addiction

Online Support Groups not as Effective as Meetings


August 2015:

Stepping Stones Designated as National Historic Landmark

Through Yoga, A Path Beyond 12 Steps


July 2015:

How to Find the Courage to Change

How to Create Resilient Mindfulness


June 2015:

AA and the Challenge of Evidenced-based Medicine

The Value of the 12 Steps in Treatment Today


May 2015:

New App for Parents

Restored to Sanity: Book Review of A Collection of Essays

April 2015:

The Tree of Contemplative Practices


March 2015:

75 Amazing Addiction Recovery Blogs 2015

Commentary: The Power of Support Groups

Not the Usual College Party (This One's Sober)


February 2015:

Expanding the Anonymity Debate

Book Review - Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs


January 2015:

A Circle of Healing for Native Children Endangered by Drugs

Spirituality and Addiction Recovery: An Interview with Ernie Kurtz, PhD


December 2014:

Cherokee Talking Circle

NIH/NIAAA Treatment for Alcohol Problems: A Guide to Finding and Getting Help


November 2014:

Letting Go of God: How 12-Step Programs are Losing Their Religion

10 Studies that Shook the Addiction World


October 2014:

Book Review: Her Best-Kept Secret (Is AA Suited for Women?)


September 2014:

Secular Alcoholics Anonymous: Nonreligious Treatment for Nonreligious People

Robin Williams' Life was Punctuated by Struggles with Alcohol, Cocaine


August 2014:

Mandated AA Attendance and the Law

Naikan: Gratitude, Grace and the Japanese Art of Self-Reflection


July 2014:

5 Summer Must-Reads that are Actually about Addiction


June 2014:

Understanding 12-Step Involvement from a Research Perspective

A Guide to Alcohol Abuse and Recovery


May 2014:

In Defense of the 12 Steps: What Science Really Tells Us about Addiction

Book Review: Out of the Woods (Women New to Recovery)


April 2014:

The Role of Faith in Recovery

Mindfulness Therapy Helps Prevent Drug and Alcohol Relapse


March 2014:

Alcoholics Anonymous without the Religion

The Mindful Practices of Alcoholics Anonymous


February 2014:

Book Review: The Second Book of the Tao

The Mindful Revolution


January 2014:

Addiction Treatment and Your Health Care Coverage

Mindfulness: A Neural Basis for Benefits of Meditation

December 2013:

Could ADHD Meds Promote Future Cocaine Use?

November 2013:

"Life in Recovery": Report on Faces & Voices of Recovery Survey Findings

October 2013:

Book Review: Christ the Eternal Tao

September 2013:

The Pagnano Lab: Adolescent Addiction Recovery Research

A Power Greater than Ourselves

Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Why I Changed my Mind on Weed


August 2013:

The Little Book, A Collection of Alternative 12 Steps (A book review)

Taking the First Step into Petrolholics Anonymous


July 2013:

Addiction, Public Policy & the Role of Anonymity

Why She Drinks: Women and Alcohol Abuse


June 2013:

Sigmund Freud's Cocaine Problem

Commentary: DSM-5- New Addiction Terminology, Same Disease


May 2013:

Recovery Using the 12 Steps

Access to Health Care Services for Addiction Will Dramatically Improve


April 2013:

Remembering the People who Shaped Addiction Treatment

Marty Mann’s Speech at the 25th Anniversary of High Watch


March 2013:

Interview with David Sheff, Author of Clean

Research Shows Free Addiction Treatment is Available


February 2013:

A New Approach to Jews with Addictions

Armstrong Broke World Records in Cycling, then Shattered them with Performance Enhancing Drugs


January 2013:

Anonymity of Addiction Hurts more than it Helps

Obama's POT Problems


December 2012:

Men and Women Appear to Benefit in Different Ways from AA Participation

Former Patriot Shares Story of Addiction


November 2012:

An Interview with Bill Moyers

A Hopeful Sign for Our Most Neglected Disease


October 2012:

Enablng Whitney Houston to Death

Drug Czar Says: Addiction is a Disease, Not a Moral Failure


September 2012:

Tribal "Wellness Court" Uses Native American Culture to Assist Addiction Recovery

10 Year Course of AA Participation and Long-term Outcomes:
A Follow-Up Study of Outpatient Subjects in Project Match


August 2012:

Web-based Recovery Study Seeks Participants

The Comeback: Bill Clegg's Ninety Days


July 2012:

12-Step Support Groups and the Dual-Diagnosed: A Perspective

The Ultimate Health Practice


June 2012:

Adapting 12-Step Programs for Teenagers

Narcotics Anonymous: New Beginnings


May 2012:

12-Step Meetings May Help Teens Beat Alcohol, Drug Abuse

Cultural Points of Resistance to the 12-Step Recovery Process


April 2012:

Commentary: Research-Informed Solutions to Substance Use Problems


March 2012:

Unleashing Your Inner Power to Heal Addictions

The 12-Step Process in a New Light: Spirituality, Service & Reinforcement Theory


February 2012:

Your Brain May be "Wired" for Addiction...But You do Not have to Surrender

Unraveling the Mysteries of Addiction Treatment and Recovery; An Interview with Rudolf Moos, PhD


January 2012:

Twelve Wisdom Steps: Unifying Principles of the 12 Steps of A.A. Found in the Wisdom Traditions - Available in paperback and e-book

Kate Middleton's New Cause: Addiction and Recovery

Unifying Truths of the World's Religions - About the Book


December 2011:

Circles of Recovery: An Interview with Keith Humphreys, PhD (Recovery Research)

A New Thought Christmas


November 2011:

Background of Formal Religious Practice Helps Teens Get More Out of 12-Step Programs

Helping Others Helps Teens Stay On The Road To Addiction Recovery


October 2011:

How Much Can the Brain Recover from Years of Excessive Alcohol Consumption?

Reframing Alcoholism: Researcher Argues Against 'Disease' Label


September 2011:

Study Explores How Alcoholics Anonymous Helps Members Stay Sober

Does Anonymity Fit into Recovery in the Social Media Era?


August 2011:

The God Problem

Buzz Aldrin - Man on a Mission


July 2011:

Buddha, Meditation & the 12 Steps

June 2011:

Waiting: A Nonbeliever's Higher Power

Narcotics Anonymous: Its History and Culture


May 2011:

Challenging the Second "A" in A.A.

Book Review: "In The Rooms" by Tom Shone


April 2011:

The Future of AA, NA and Other Mutual Aid Organizations

Alcoholics Anonymous Membership Survey


March 2011:

Native American 12 Steps - Online Skins Meeting

Book Review: "Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life" by Karen Armstrong


February 2011:

Depression, Psychotherapy and Divine Therapy

How Meditation May Change the Brain

Recovery Apps for your Phone


January 2011:

Book Review: Centering Prayer and the Twelve Steps by Thomas Keating

Bestselling Books on World Wisdom

On-line 11th Step Meditation Meeting

Study Suggests Spirituality is Key to A.A

Inspirational Gifts for your Spiritual Journey


December 2010:

AA Original Manuscript Shows Debate Over Religion

AA's Effectiveness Still a Mystery

When Love is Not Enough, the Lois Wilson Story (order DVD)

The Original Working Manuscript of AA is Now Available to Readers Everywhere

AA;s Effectiveness Still a Mys

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