Posts Categorized: AA

All About the Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book

Doctor Robert Smith, more commonly referred to as Dr. Bob, and Bill Wilson are probably two of the biggest names you will hear when talking about Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). This is because they are the founders of AA, an organization that has helped millions worldwide. With its current membership estimated at around 2.1 million members, […]

Alcoholics Anonymous 12 Steps

The 12 Steps in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) are a set of directions, or guiding principles, that can help you address and overcome your drinking problem. These steps are designed to help you achieve long-lasting sobriety and an addiction-free lifestyle. When you first become an AA member, you will begin with step one and continue working […]

11 Great Alcoholics Anonymous Daily Reflections

If struggling with alcohol addiction, or you have overcome alcohol addiction in the past, then you understand the power of self-talk and reflection. Often, in the throes of addiction, negative self-talk can cause you to make choices that you later regret. However, on the other side of addiction, positive self-talk and reflection can give you […]

All About the Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book

Doctor Robert Smith, more commonly referred to as Dr. Bob, and Bill Wilson are probably two of the biggest names you will hear when talking about Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). This is because they are the founders of AA, an organization that has helped millions worldwide. With its current membership estimated at around 2.1 million members, […]

Alcoholics Anonymous 12 Steps

The 12 Steps in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) are a set of directions, or guiding principles, that can help you address and overcome your drinking problem. These steps are designed to help you achieve long-lasting sobriety and an addiction-free lifestyle. When you first become an AA member, you will begin with step one and continue working […]

SMART Recovery vs. AA: How Support Groups Differ

Chances are you have heard of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). Since its inception in 1935, it has helped millions of people through both its Big Book, which has currently been translated into 70 different languages, and its self-help meetings. AA membership is currently estimated at around 2.1 million members. AA is big, and for good reason, […]

What Are Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings Like?

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a worldwide support group program for people who think they have a drinking problem. If you’re thinking about getting help for alcohol misuse by attending AA meetings, it’s normal to be curious about what these meetings are like so you have a better idea of what to expect. Here’s a breakdown […]