Self-help groups are readily available in most areas at little or no cost. It is important to begin building a "clean and sober" support system early in your recovery.

I cannot guarantee the contents or claims of the web sites listed.
I continue to research additional resources to provide you with options to help yourself and provide information until you are ready to seek individual treatment.

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Support for families and friends...

Local Desert Chapter


Committment to change takes courage and strength...
you do not have to do it alone.
Honesty is essential in recovery. Being honest with yourself is the first step.

Willingness to participate in treatment demonstrates determination and the desire to change.
Alternatives to
12 Step meetings:

SMART Recovery

Save Our Selves (SOS)
Susan Rigney, MA
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (MFC 47547)
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC 556)