Pseudo-Science and the Need for a Better Solution

Despite a total lack of any scientific evidence whatsoever, adherents cling steadfastly to the belief that the 12-steps are required for genuine, bona-fide "recovery."


Happy Destiny or a Life Sentence: Thoughts on Leaving AA

If you do decide to leave, there are many alternatives to AA, places where you can meet likeminded people, share your experience, and make social connections just as in 12-step meetings.


6 Amazing Benefits of Giving Up Alcohol and Joining a Sober Community

We no longer look for short-lived highs followed by compounded messes and erratic emotions. In our willingness to be present, to be aware of our inner lives, step by step we create the lives we really want to live.