Alcoholics Anonymous is an self help group for people who identify as having a drinking problem. It is nonprofessional, self-supporting, multiracial, apolitical, and available worldwide. There are no age or education requirements. Membership is open to anyone who wants to do something about their drinking problem.
For more info: www.aa.org
Al-Anon is a self help group for adult people that are worried about someone that has a drinking problem. Alateen is a self help group for teens with someone in their life with a drinking problem. www.
For more info: www.al-anon.org
Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (S.L.A.A.), is a program for people that suffer from an addictive compulsion to engage in or avoid sex, love, or emotional attachment. S.L.A.A. uses the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions adapted from Alcoholics Anonymous to recover from these compulsions.
For more info: www.slaafws.org
Co-dependents Anonymous (CODA) is a self help group whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy and loving relationships.
For more info: http://coda.org/
Adult Children of Alcoholics is a self help group for people that grew up in alcoholic or dysfunctional homes and who exhibit identifiable traits that reveal past abuse or neglect. The group includes adults raised in homes without the presence of alcohol or drugs. People in this group have experienced abuse, shame, and abandonment in childhood.
For more info: adultchildren.org
SAA is a self help group for people that identify as having a problematic dependency or addiction to sex.
For more info: www.saa-recovery.org
Refuge Recovery is a non-profit self help group that incorporate Buddhist principles and practices to help people recover from addiction.
For more info: https://refugerecovery.org/
Narcotics Anonymous is a self help group for people with a desire to recover from substance addiction.
For more info: https://www.na.org/
SMART Recovery’s SMART Recovery is an abstinence-based, self help group that uses a cognitive-behavioral (thinking/doing) psychotherapy called REBT which stands for Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy to help people recovery from addictions to substances and processes.
For more info: https://www.smartrecovery.org/
EDA is a 12-step based self help group for people recovery from eating disorders. In EDA, recovery means living without obsessing on food, weight and body image.
For more info: http://www.eatingdisordersanonymous.org/about.html
ABA is a 12-step based self help group for people recovery from anoxexia and bulimia. ABA address the mental, emotional, and spiritual components of the disorders of anorexia and bulimia.
For more info: http://aba12steps.org/
Overeaters Anonymous is a 12-step program for people with problems related to food including, but not limited to, compulsive overeaters, those with binge eating disorder, bulimics and anorexics.
For more info: https://oa.org/