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Formerly called Christian Recovery Connection, Alcoholics Victorious (AV) is a network of Christian support groups for chemically dependent persons. AV support groups offer a safe environment where recovering people who recognize Jesus Christ as their "Higher Power" gather together and share their experience, strength and hope. AV meetings use both the 12 Steps and the Alcoholics Victorious Creed.
http://alcoholicsvictorious.org/ - 19-Jan-2000 - Hits: 1033 - Rate This | Details
Addiction Blog is a network of mental health professionals who write about current trends in substance abuse disorders and their treatment. Their mission is to inform patients and their families about alcohol, drug, and prescription drug addiction, as well as to give readers hope through treatment.
http://addictionblog.org - 1-Apr-2015 - Hits: 41 - Rate This | Details
Alcoholism - Yahoo Support Groups
A listing of online support groups dealing with alcoholism, hosted by Yahoo Groups.
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/search?query=alcoholism - 24-Apr-2000 - Hits: 338 - Rate This | Details
Association Against Steroid Abuse
The Association Against Steroid Abuse was formed to educate and safeguard against the abuse of anabolic steroids.
http://www.steroidabuse.com - 1-Aug-2007 - Hits: 332 - Rate This | Details
Benzo Withdrawal Forums
Benzo Withdrawal Forums is a moderated-support group for individuals who are tapering or withdrawing from benzodiazepenes, under the guidance of a health-care provider.
http://benzowithdrawal.org/ - 30-Sep-2012 - Hits: 107 - Rate This | Details
A coalition of ministries dedicated to helping the Christian community become a safe and helpful place for people recovering from addiction, abuse or trauma.
http://www.christianrecovery.com/ - 5-Sep-2006 - Hits: 955 - Rate This | Details
Dual Recovery Anonymous
DRA is a fellowship of men & women who meet to support each other in our common recovery from two no-fault illnesses: an emotional or psychiatric illness and chemical dependency.
http://draonline.org - 5-Jul-2000 - Hits: 603 - Rate This | Details
Facebook Groups: Drug/Alcohol Addiction Support Group
This is a Facebook group for individuals and their loved ones trying to overcome addiction.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/640335242670145/ - 4-Mar-2015 - Hits: 54 - Rate This | Details
Families Anonymous is an international fellowship of families and friends of those involved in the abuse of substances. The fellowship is a self-help organization with a program based on the 12 Steps and 12 Traditions first formulated by Alcoholics Anonymous.
http://www.familiesanonymous.org/ - 5-Sep-2006 - Hits: 382 - Rate This | Details
Jews in Recovery from Alcoholism and Drug Abuse
An online recovery resource for encouraging and assisting Jewish alcoholics, chemically dependent persons and their families, friends and associates to explore recovery in a nurturing Jewish environment.
http://www.jbfcs.org/programs-services/jewish-community-services-2/jacs/ - 27-Jan-2000 - Hits: 691 - Rate This | Details
Methadone Pregnancy Info & Support Forum
An info and support forum about pregnancy and methadone. Sharon Dembinski, our moderator, is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, NAMA Certified Methadone Advocate and Lead Developer of the Program "Mother's on Methadone" (MOM) at Kent Hospital in Rhode Island.
http://excoboard.com/Methadone_Anonymous_Forums/78317 - 6-Dec-2005 - Hits: 334 - Rate This | Details
- admitting there is a problem;
- seeking help;
- engaging in a thorough self-examination;
- confidential self-disclosure;
- making amends for harm done; and
- helping other drug addicts who want to recover.
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) is an international, community-based association of recovering drug addicts with more than 33,500 weekly meetings in over 116 countries worldwide.
One of the keys to NA's success is the therapeutic value of addicts working with other addicts. Members share their successes and challenges in overcoming active addiction and living drug-free productive lives through the application of the principles contained within the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions of NA. These principles are the core of the Narcotics Anonymous recovery program. Principles incorporated within the steps include:
http://www.na.org/ - 9-Sep-2006 - Hits: 369 - Rate This | Details
Provides addiction recovery quotes and inspiration for drug addiction and recovery. Recommended for friends, family, or loved ones in need of motivation because of addiction or mental health issues.
http://addictionrecoveryquotes.com/ - 31-Jul-2015 - Hits: 42 - Rate This | Details
SMART RecoveryŽ (Self-Management And Recovery Training)
SMART RecoveryŽ is an organization of volunteers helping people gain independence from harmful addictive behaviors by offering a science-based self-help and mutual support program through face-to-face and on-line meetings. Meetings, chat opportunities and other resources may be found at the web site. We are virtually an all volunteer service organization. The site also provides information on how to become a SMART Recovery volunteer or start a local meeting.
http://www.smartrecovery.org/ - 15-Feb-2004 - Hits: 475 - Rate This | Details
An online support site for people going through the 12-steps and other ailments.
http://www.transformations.com - 25-Nov-2001 - Hits: 207 - Rate This | Details
Women For Sobriety, Inc.
Women For Sobriety, Inc. (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.
http://www.womenforsobriety.org/ - 9-Sep-2006 - Hits: 333 - Rate This | Details
Yahoo Support Groups - Substance Abuse
A listing of online support groups dealing with substance abuse, hosted by Yahoo Groups.
https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/search?query=substance%20abuse - 24-Apr-2000 - Hits: 459 - Rate This | Details