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How Purpose and Faith Evolve over time – A Broader Lens on Addictions

How Purpose and Faith Evolve over time – A Broader Lens on Addictions By Tom Adams -- A few recent experiences reinforced my restlessness about how all...

Facing Addictions in Families – A Community and Societal Challenge

Facing Addictions in Families – A Community and Societal Challenge by Tom Adams Addictions continue to negatively impact and destroy families. There are lots of possible...

Practical Suggestions for Facing Addictions and Finding Serenity

Practical Suggestions for Facing Addictions and Finding Serenity by Tom Adams The last few weeks I have been marking the 70th anniversary of the founding of...

Treating Depression and Anxiety as Part of the Family Disease of Addiction

Treating Depression and Anxiety as Part of the Family Disease of Addiction by Tom Adams As part of my series on addictions and families, guest writer...

Recognizing the Addiction Family Disease

Recognizing the Addiction Family Disease by Tom Adams Addictions are part of our culture and human experience. Some appear less harmful, like distractions or annoyances. Others...

Family Disease and Al-Anon’s 70th Anniversary

Facing Societal Denial: Family Pain, Addictions and Al-Anon: by Tom Adams The last year has resulted in increased use of alcohol, food, drugs, and behaviors like...

Teaching People How to Treat Me

Anytime I enter into a new relationship, there is always a learning curve. Whether that’s a new job, a new neighborhood or even a new...

So… you say AA is the most important facet of your life?

So… you say AA is the most important facet of your life? Here’s the good news: A.A. is a nonprofit that does not solicit contributions from...

Hope for 2021 – Wishful Thinking

Written by Tom Adams; More of Tom’s work can be viewed on his website and you can also subscribe to his email list to...

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