Review of a SMART Recovery Meeting

I heard of SMART Recovery several years ago, and lately I’ve been hearing more and more about the program.  Based on what I’ve learned about their philosophy, I have mentioned it to some people who have inquired about non-12-step options, but I figured I...

Review of the Saint Jude Home Program

The Saint Jude Retreat Home Program has long been the best self-help book available for people with substance use problems, and they’ve just released a 3rd and much improved version of the book.  The new edition is endorsed by Dr Joy Browne, and is also...

Fake Recovery Alternatives: Passages Malibu

[Note: I noticed many people come here to find out whether or not there is a connection between Passages treatment centers and Scientology or the Narconon treatment centers affiliated with the Scientology movement. My opinion is that Passages has nothing to do with...
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