The Case for 12-Step Facilitation: A New Review of the Evidence

The Case for 12-Step Facilitation: AA and TSF

In 2006, the Cochrane Collaboration published a review of eight studies it determined were of high enough quality to gauge the effectiveness of the use of 12-Step Facilitation (TSF) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) in treating the symptoms of alcohol use disorder (AUD). At the time, the review cited that while there were many studies offering […]

Benefits of Attending Al-Anon Meetings

Benefits of Attending Al-Anon Meetings

Family members of those struggling with alcohol use disorder are often advised to attend Al-Anon meetings while their loved one is seeking treatment for addiction.  You may be wondering if this kind of in-depth participation is necessary, or how Al-Anon can help you and your family. While the benefits of Al-Anon support groups are vast, […]