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Alcoholics Anonymous

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  • proper n. A self-supporting organization of alcoholic people, whose sole purpose is to provide mutual aid to obtain and maintain sobriety and to help others recover from the disease of alcoholism.

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  • n. an international organization that provides a support group for persons trying to overcome alcoholism

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Examples

  • I called the Alcoholics Anonymous hotline number and found a meeting in Lafayette.

    Jolie Blon’s Bounce

  • * The Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions are reprinted with permission of Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc. Permission to reprint the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions does not mean that AA has reviewed or approved the contents of this publication, nor that AA agrees with the views expressed herein.

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • But a 1986 survey of active members conducted by the World Services Office of Alcoholics Anonymous revealed that of those who attend meetings:

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • The statistics from Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc., tell the story of its phenomenal growth:

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • Beginning in 1935, a new, nonprofessional movement called Alcoholics Anonymous AA came into being.

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • The second was a self-help fellowship called Alcoholics Anonymous AA.

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • It is based on the Twelve-Step Alcoholics Anonymous program, and offers help to its members through discussion and information services.

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

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