Non-Step Support Groups
Secular Rehab Programs - Secular Non-Religious and Non-Spiritual Alco…
If you are not religious or spiritual, what alcohol and drug rehab and recovery programs are available to you?
An abstinence-based, organization that uses "common sense self-help procedures" designed to empower participants to abstain and to develop a more positive lifestyle.
Rational Recovery is an abstinence-based recovery approach that is the "antithesis and irreconcilable arch-rival of Alcoholics Anonymous."
A recovery program and national support group network, founded by Audrey Kishline, for people who want to reduce their drinking and make other positive lifestyle changes.
Women For Sobriety
WFS, founded in 1976 by Jean Kirkpatrick, is an organization and self-help program for women alcoholics.
Self Help Group Locator
Provides information (searchable by zip code) about non 12-Step self help group meetings, including Moderation Management, SMART recovery, Recovery, Inc,. SOS (secular organization for sobriety), WFS (woman for sobriety), and Life Ring.
HAMS Harm Reduction Network
HAMS stands for Harm reduction, Abstinence, and Moderation. The HAMS Harm Reduction Network is a free of charge peer-led support group for people who use alcohol or other mood altering substances.
24/7 Help Yourself
A unique website that has been developed from years of research and development into managing addictive behaviour and behavioural change to provide guidance and support to manage your alcohol consumption.
A new approach has been developed at the Health Recovery Center in Minneapolis in which alcoholism is treated as a physical disease.
Eclectic Recovery (ER) is a method of recovery from addiction to drugs or alcohol which utilizes the biopsychosocial model.
LifeRing supports abstinence recovery methods that rely on human efforts rather than on divine intervention or faith-healing.
For people with "moderate" alcohol abuse problems who want to moderate their drinking.
If all that talk about the "higher power" thing completely turns you off, there are support groups that focus on a logical approach to recovery.
An abstinence-based, not-for-profit organization with a self-help program for people having problems with drinking and using.
The 16-Steps for Discovery and Empowerment
This empowerment model, developed by Charlotte Kasl, PhD, encourages individuals to develop their own internal belief system based on their perceptions and experiences. It is fluid and open to change as the person evolves.
Women For Sobriety
A national organization and self-help program for women alcoholics. The group also as a bulletin board and chat room on AOL.