12-step process

Understanding the 12-Step Process

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: July 24, 2021 Updated: July 26, 2021 When speaking of addiction, many have heard of a 12-Step program like Alcoholics Anonymous, perhaps one of the oldest and most influential models in treating addiction. This peer-based program provides an anonymous, supportive, and safe place to share feelings and experiences that are associated…

Benefits of a Sponsor After Rehab

Benefits of a Sponsor After Rehab

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: April 12, 2021 Updated: April 30, 2021 Working through addiction treatment takes time and significant amounts of work. In therapy, you’ll have a professional team to guide and support you through the process. This part of the process is the hardest. However, once you are ready to embrace life without a…

What Will Happen at Your First 12 Step Meeting

What Will Happen at Your First 12 Step Meeting?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: December 7, 2019 Updated: January 17, 2020 12-step meetings are where alcoholics or drug addicts gather around and either listen or share their stories. Some may feel intimidated to go as they are worried about getting judged or feel their problem is not serious enough to attend a meeting. It is…