Nov 16
  • Written By Scott Drochelman

  • Q+A What If You Don’t Want To Go To AA?

    Q+A What If You Don’t Want To Go To AA?

    What If I Don’t Want To Go To AA?

    In this Q+A episode of The Courage to Change: A Recovery Podcast, we delve into the question many individuals ask themselves on their recovery journey: “What if I don’t want to go to AA?”. Host Ashley Loeb Blassingame shares insights on how to help you navigate alternative paths to recovery.

    Tune in to learn about:

    Understanding Resistance: Uncover the main reasons why some individuals may hesitate to embrace a 12-step program and explore common misconceptions surrounding it.

    Beyond Religion: Discover how to find and maintain recovery without relying on religious aspects, providing inclusive options for individuals seeking a secular approach.

    Exploring Alternatives: Learn about the myriad of recovery options available outside of AA, from evidence-based therapies to community-based support groups, and gain insights into how these alternatives can be just as effective.

    Personalized Recovery: Understand the importance of identifying the right program for you. Explore how tailoring your recovery journey to fit your unique needs and preferences can lead to long-lasting success.

    Join us as we navigate the diverse landscape of recovery, offering valuable insights, debunking myths, and empowering you to make the choices that resonate with your personal journey. Tune in and take the first step toward a recovery path that aligns with your values and aspirations.

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