Self-Help Groups

 

Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

Women for Sobriety
WFS is a self-help Program for women with problems of addiction. It is the first and only self-help Program for women only and its precepts take into account the very special problems women have in recovery – the need for feelings of self-value and self-worth, and the need to expatiate feelings of guilt and humiliation.  (215) 536-8026

Cocaine Anonymous
A fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction; the primary purpose is to stay free from cocaine and all other mind-altering substances, and to help others achieve the same freedom. (980) 297-1979

Narcotics Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from drug addiction.

Alcoholicos Anonimos
Outreach and support for speakers of Spanish. An international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem; it is nonprofessional, self-supporting, nondenominational, multiracial, apolitical, self-help group open to anyone who wants to do something about their drinking problem.

Dual Recovery Anonymous
An independent, twelve-step, self-help organization for people with a dual diagnosis of chemically dependence and an emotional or psychiatric illness. Addresses how both illnesses affect all areas of life.

Smart Recovery
SMART Recovery is the leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group. Our participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups.

Rational Recovery
Rational Recovery, founded in 1986 by Jack and Lois Trimpey, is an abstinence-based approach to recovery that uses the Addictive Voice Recognition Technique (AVRT).

Secular Organizations for Sobriety (Save Our Selves/SOS) SOS is an alternative recovery method for those alcoholics or drug addicts who are uncomfortable with the spiritual content of widely available 12-Step programs.             Meetings in NC

Marijuana Anonymous
12-step recovery program. Meeting information for users of marijuana. Starter kits available to begin local programs.

Alcoholics Victorious
A program based on the 12-step approach of Alcoholics Anonymous. The program integrates Christian principles and encourages accepting God?s forgives and church involvement.
Phone: 800-624-6156

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery uses ?8 Recovery Principles? to help its members gain freedom from addictive, compulsive and dysfunctional behavior. One-day conferences and online resources are also available through Celebrate Recovery.
Phone: 949-225-2196.

LifeRing                                                                                                         LifeRing Secular Recovery is an abstinence-based, worldwide network of people who are choosing to live in recovery from alcohol and other drugs. We encourage individuals to build their own personal recovery programs based on three principles: sobriety, secularity, and self-direction. 1-800-811-4142

Moderation Management                                                                                        Moderation Management (MM) is a behavioral change program and national support group network for people concerned about their drinking and who desire to make positive lifestyle changes. MM empowers individuals to accept personal responsibility for choosing and maintaining their own path, whether moderation or abstinence. MM promotes early self-recognition of risky drinking behavior, when moderate drinking is a more easily achievable goal.

                                                                                                      

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