A Safe Haven

AA has no opinion on outside issues; hence the AA name ought never be drawn into public controversy. ~ AA literature We had a discussion or study of tradition #10 yesterday. Each person had their own definition of what it meant for them: safe haven…safe place to land….no politics…primary purpose….self expression….no opinions….no pressure….a calming group.… Read More A Safe Haven

No Outside Influence

Tradition #6 states: An AA group ought never endorse, finance or lend the AA name to any related facility or outside enterprise, lest problems of money, property and prestige divert us from our primary purpose. http://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/getting-involved-in-aa-general-service/smf-131-traditions-checklist-from-the-aa-grapevine Why would it matter if we let treatment centers or doctors/therapists run our meetings? After all, many of us… Read More No Outside Influence