Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book touts about a 50% success rate, stating that another 25% remain sober after some relapses. A study conducted by AA in 2014 showed that 27% of the more than 6,000 members who participated in the study were sober for less than a year.
Why is AA so popular?
“AA is the most commonly sought source of help for alcohol addiction and alcohol-related problems in the United States and has been shown to help people attain and maintain long-term recovery,” says study leader John F.
Is AA a religion?
All rights reserved. A.A. is not a religious organization. Alcoholics Anonymous has only one requirement for member- ship, and that is the desire to stop drinking. Many members believe in some sort of god, and we have members who come from and practice all sorts of religions, but many are also atheist or ag- nostic.
How do you congratulate someone who is sober?
“Happy Sober Anniversary” Sample Messages“Im so happy to see you taking care of yourself.”“Youve grown into such a strong and independent person.”“Im so proud of you and the progress youve made.”“You deserve to be happy.”“Im happy youre doing so well. “You are deserving of a happy and sober life.”More items •21 Jul 2021