One of the most effective programs in curbing alcohol abuse is based on this model of admitting a problem then seeking altruism with the support of those who have recovered or are recovering from their own addiction.

This program follows 12 steps of a spiritual awakening, which include accepting responsibility for past and present actions, attending group meetings regularly, and adopting a sponsor.

AA’s only membership requirement is a desire to stop drinking.

Find out more about Warriors Anonymous (a group from AA dedicated to our Warrior Population)