Teaching Non-Alcoholic Professionals the Language of Heart

ROOM: Studio 411, 10:50 to 12:30

Dr. George Vaillant, Psychiatrist and Professor at Harvard Medical School

An empirical 60 year follow up of how the 12 Steps of AA and group membership render AA the most effective treatment modality for drug addiction.

To understand the power of positive emotions and unconditional acceptance in AA groups

Learning Objectives:

  • To understand the importance of sustained AA attendance
  • To understand the principles of relapse prevention