This chapter discusses the Smart Recovery program. Like GA, it is a peer run, no cost, weekly meeting. It is not a 12-step program, it is designed for those who are not comfortable with the 12-step approach.
Smart Recovery Videos
YouTube search terms: smart recovery
There are dozens of videos on YouTube explaining and demonstrating all aspects of Smart Recovery. They are worth watching – you will feel like you know a lot more about addiction after an evening watching these videos.
Articles and Websites:
Smart Recovery website, Self Management and Recovery Training Organization
Web search terms: smartrecovery.org
This website has all the information that you need to understand Smart Recovery. Follow the links there to find a local meeting, follow the links to the toolbox page for dozens of third-party articles. A wealth of information.
Quote: Our mutual support meetings are free and open to anyone seeking science-based, self-empowered addiction recovery.