Al-Anon


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Al-Anon

(ˈæləˌnɒn)
n
an association for the families and friends of alcoholics to give mutual support
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Al-Anon family groups--strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers.
Along with professionals, another support source is Al-Anon Family Groups.
Barbara, an addictions counselor, talks Bruce and Jimmy into doing some independent sleuthing when Luz Colon, her Al-Anon sponsee, is suspected of murdering her abusive boyfriend, Frankie Iacone.
Al-anon teaches detachment with love and has produced an excellent pamphlet entitled, 'alcoholism - a merry-go-round of denial.
Al-Anon is a support group aimed at those who live or are affected by anyone with a drink problem.
However, I was disappointed that the article did not also recommend or at least mention that family members can attend Al-Anon, where the behaviors discussed would be reinforced outside of the therapeutic setting.
AL-ANON and ALATEEN - For meeting schedule, 741-2841 or visit http://www.
Dipstick: Before you move out, head over to an Al-Anon meeting.
The Al-Anon helpline is on 0141 339 8884 and is open 10am-10pm.
Screenwriter William Borchert's biography reveals a determined woman who played a pivotal part in the formation of AA and its sister organization Al-Anon.
At one point in the novel, they go to an Al-Anon meeting and find support there.
Jackie later joined Al-Anon, the society for families of alcoholics.