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AA Attendance and Abstinence
From Twelve Step Facilitation.com
September 19, 2013 - 6:20pm
While Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a preferred form of aftercare for patients “completing” formal treatment programs, little is known about AA involvement and its effects on abstinence over time. In this study, researchers assessed participation in AA, abstinence, and other alcohol outcomes over 5 years among 349 patients who entered treatment at baseline and attended …∞Continue reading this article »
Alcoholism DescriptionAlcoholism is a broad term for problems with alcohol, and is generally used to mean compulsive and uncontrolled consumption of alcoholic beverages, usually to the detriment of the drinker’s health, personal relationships, and social standing.