Alcoholic Anonymous (AA) meetings are based on the twelve (12) step recovery model, which was founded in 1953. AA's initial Twelve Traditions were introduced in 1946 to help the fellowship be stable and unified while disengaged from "outside issues" and influences. The Traditions recommend that members and groups remain anonymous in public media, altruistically helping other alcoholics and avoiding affiliations with any other organization. The 12 step recovery model is the most widely utilized model for recovery in the world and is employed by over 90% of all treatment centers in the United States as part of their continuum of care and treatment center alumni are encouraged to continue to attend 12 step meetings for the rest of their lives to reduce the likelihood of relapse. Let's get started by selecting your geography:

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