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Is Alcoholics Anonymous Evidenced-Based? A Comprehensive Analysis

Is Alcoholics Anonymous Evidenced-Based? Or Tradition-Based? “Evidence-based practice (EBP) is the idea that occupational practices ought to be based on scientific evidence. While obviously desirable, the proposal has been controversial, with some arguing that results may not specialize to individuals as well as traditional practices.” In other words, a failure to truly apprehend the myriad … Read More

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AA Bedevilments (& The 4 Horsemen Of Alcoholism)

The AA Bedevilments: What is alcoholism?  There are four primary camps who battle to be adorned with the gold around their neck.  You know, to be recognized as the number one factor in the cause of alcoholism and, consequently it’s treatment.  These specific schools are: Spiritualists/Religionists Psychotherapists/Traumatists Neuroscientists/Biologists Environmentalists/Social Scientists. Each camp thinks they have … Read More

A.A. Step 12

Step 12 AA: Smash The Delusion!

“Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics, and to practice these principles in all our affairs.” Step 12 AA Step 12 Mandate #1: Carry This Message You know what grinds my gears? When you ask “what’s the message?” to any member of Alcoholics Anonymous you … Read More