Schedule: Monday - Sunday - 00:00 - 24:00

Plans Consisting Of 12 Steps

The Goal Of The 12 Steps

Alcoholics Anonymous and similar 12 steps classical programs are held in high esteem as standard methods of recovery interventions for all kinds of addiction with a great deal of success.


Alcoholics Anonymous 12 Steps is a step by step guideline to assist drug and alcoholic addicts overcome vain attempt to quit at their will. 12 Step program traces its roots to Alcoholics Anonymous but is today popularly used by support groups for all kinds of addictions. Many people who have no affiliation to any religious group also adopt the program despite the spiritual undertone of the program. Room was made for a variety of explanations of the concept according to how people can explain the idea of a God.


There are a lot of 12-step programs for many types of addictions and behaviour problems, all of them use the 12-step by step style to help people overcome their addiction.


Does The Programme Work

The privacy of Alcoholics Anonymous membership and inadequate research results make it difficult to document the gains and success of AA 12 Step model program. Nevertheless, the popularity as well as success stories recounting recovery from addiction indicate milestone progress and position of the program.

For those people that want to become clean, the 12 Step model gives aid, reassurance, and liability. Many people have recorded success in their struggles with addiction because of the encouragement received from associating with members of the group and the measures put in place to help members of the group.


The Twelve Steps Of Aa Alcoholics Anonymous

There is no one quick fix it for all method approaches to 12 step program provided the overall objective is achieved regardless of different ways of 12 steps interpretations. It is common for patients to have to go back and redo certain steps or even take on more than one step at a time.

Below is Alcoholics Anonymous' version:

  • Acknowledging your life is controlled by alcohol - makes the difference in shifting focus and attention to treatment.
  • Getting back to our senses depends on a power that is more than ours.
  • We have decided to offer ourselves to our God.
  • Soul searching is your first obligation to self evaluation.
  • Revealed the dark aspect of our behaviour to God, ourselves, and others.
  • Be willing to let go hold on your life control to God.
  • We humbly ask that he removes our shortcomings.
  • Create a list of everyone we have hurt and pursue a path to make things right with them.
  • Made direct compensations to these people every time is possible excluding those times that it can cause troubles.
  • Make a daily examination of ourselves and acknowledge our shortcomings and accept it.
  • Continue to implore the blessing of our almighty God through prayers and reflections to further improve our communication with him.
  • The outcome of the 12 step program prompts you to apply the same principles learned in this program to all other areas of your upon experiencing spiritual awakening.

Ready to Get Help?

CALL US NOW ON 0800 246 1509



The 12 Group Traditions

While the 12 steps is directed to each alcoholic, the 12 traditions is directed to the group. Definitions of traditions are contained in the Big Book, used as reference by Alcoholics Anonymous.

A number of 12-step groups have designed their own 12 traditions to suit their circumstance and recovery program.

We can help you find an AA group near you, so pick up the phone and call us today on 0800 246 1509.


The 12 traditions are listed below:

  • Our shared welfare should be our first priority; individual recovery can only occur with the unity of the AA.
  • God, with his love, is our principal source of instruction in this group according to how He instructs and treats the group.
  • Our own leaders are but disciples; they do not rule over us.
  • AA group membership joining requirement depends on the wish to stop drinking.
  • Each group should be independent apart from things which can involve other groups or AA.
  • Every group has one important aim - bring the message to any alcoholic that is suffering from alcohol addiction.
  • Each group/chapter abstains from activities that deviate from our single purpose and should never get involved with any financial or enterprising endeavours.
  • AA groups should be able to support themselves individually, and decline any help from outside organisations.
  • We should maintain our "non professionalism", but the service centres we offer can employ specialist workers.
  • As a result, we should never be organized; but can pull together to make committees and serving boards in response to those they serve.
  • The group name should never be involved in anything outside its jurisdiction because the group is neutral to external issues.
  • We base our relations policy on attraction over promotion, we should always keep our anonymity from the TV, radio, film and press.
  • AA spiritual cornerstone core value for all the group's traditions is to promote principles and not personalities.

Discovering Treatment

Would you be interested in discovering how the 12 Step program can change your addiction problem? If 50,000 Alcoholics Anonymous groups nationwide statistics is anything to go by, your life could also change through enrolling and participating in this life transforming program.