Addiction Related Resources
Alcoholics Anonymous - Anchorage
This site has information about Alcoholics Anonymous, meetings in Anchorage, and meetings Statewide
Alaska Al-Anon Family group
Al-Anon is for family and friends of those who have a problem with alcohol.
Alaska Region of Narcotics Anonymous (N.A.)
N.A. is not limited to abusive use of narcotics, but for use of misuse of all drugs (cocaine, etc.)
Co-Dependents Anonymous International
CoDA is a fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships.
Recovery from Codependence
A brief introduction
Christian Addiction Recovery
"Focus on the Positive - Let God Handle the Negative." Includes Bible Passages of Recovery.
RR is a non 12 Step approach. It relies a lot on the use of AVRT - Addictive Voice Recognition Technique.
Christians in Recovery (CIR)
"Everyone is in recovery from something: abuse, family dysfunction, depression...Regain balance and order in your life through active discussion of the Bible and by sharing your own experience, faith, strength and hope."
Mental Health Care Links
This has a number of blog posts on different topics that you can subscribe to without cost. Some are written by professionals; some are written by people who have the condition, and write about how the condition impacts their life.
(Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)
EMDR International Association
EMDRIA is a professional organization for EMDR practitioners and EMDR researchers. It also has articles for the public, such as "What is EMDR?"
This site helps people find therapists; but also has articles on 'What is therapy?', 'Elements of good therapy', etc.
Find a Therapist, Psychologist