Patients in 12-step
-oriented treatment were significantly more likely than those in CB treatment to have attended 12-step
meetings, to have a sponsor, to have read 12-step
literature, and to have a friend who attends meetings (see figure, above), indicating that 12-step
-oriented treatment programs were more effective than CB programs at increasing affiliation with 12-step
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Holguin, who has been sober since a 90-day residential treatment stay in the mid-1980s, first thought about the idea of a recovery-focused retail business in his community when he was trying to help a sponsee purchase recovery chips for a 12-Step
WEST BOYLSTON - Teachers in West Boylston are paid on a 12-step
She begins by reviewing the beginnings of Alcoholic Anonymous and the 12-step
FOR, a nonprofit, bought the building, which is used by 12-step
programs, for $150,000, said spokesman Tom Barron.
With spirituality as a cornerstone, 12-step
groups serve a vital role in the recovery community.
Drawing on his experiences as a diplomat in Iraq, the author proposes a 12-step
counterterrorism strategy that draws on understanding of the political, military, and intelligence errors made in dealing with terrorist groups before and after 9/11, demonstrating that these errors fostered the rise of Al Qaeda and its ability to continue attacks since the 1990s and explaining how mistakes made in Iraq after the invasion of Kuwait in 1990 and after the war against Saddam HusseinAaAaAeAaAaAeAeAas re in 2003 helped ISIS gain momentum.
In addition, there are few studies that assess how the impact of psychiatric problems on outcome is influenced by a variety of factors, such as social support for recovery in one's social network and involvement in 12-step
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This study was designed to determine if 12-Steps
groups efficacy for substance abuse treatment significantly improve abstinence rates of heroin addicts in the short run and long run (1-year and 5-year period); and if abstinence rates are found to be lower for heroin addicts that have attended 12-Step
groups at the 1-year mark, and if similar results would be expected at the 5-year mark.
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