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Oak Harbor, WA 98277
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One of the ways in which addiction treatment centers in Island county can assist their patients undergoing rehabilitation is through introducing them to the right 12-step groups. These groups can be useful in helping recovering patients reduce their risk of relapse.
Most 12-step groups were modeled after AA - Alcoholics Anonymous. In these groups, there will be people with similar situations to yours that are going through recovery so that you can continue bonding and sharing stories to help prevent relapse.
Most of these groups incorporate various spiritual themes to help individuals heal and overcome their drug and alcohol addiction. As a member, you will approach your ongoing sobriety and recovery by following some distinct recovery steps.
12-step groups also encourage the principles of perseverance, brotherhood, honesty, hope, willingness, and humility. Through these principles, members are better suited to continue on the road to recovery while resisting any urges or temptations that could cause them to relapse.
Most 12-step groups like Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous, and others adopt 12 basic traditions that provide rules for the practices and governance of these groups. These traditions include:
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