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Exploring the Spiritual Experience in the 12 Step Program of Alcoholics Anonymous.

Exploring the Spiritual Experience in the 12 Step Program of Alcoholics Anonymous

Jeff Sandoz, The Edwin Mellen Press (716-754-2788), $109.95

The author, who is a teacher, a licensed professional counselor and a columnist for the Annals of the American Psychotherapy Association, focuses here on the spiritual experience in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), establishing spirituality as a core element of illness and recovery. He draws heavily on the experiences and writings of AA's co-founders. In the book's foreword, the editor of Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly calls the text "a humane and healing narrative with the ability to sustain a variety of pilgrims in their human journey."
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Date:Nov 1, 2004
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