Dr. Douglas Cook talks about how the 12 steps has been effective for both his patients and in his own life. He explains some aspects of Step 1 and how it may seem strange at first, but that the admission of powerlessness is a key factor to being able to get rid of our addiction. He also cites numerous questions that can help us in determining if our life is really unmanageable. More information is available at www.BeginRecovery.com.
Click the appropriate View button below to watch the associated video. Note that these videos are provided not so that you will totally agree with every one of them since each video may be presented with a somewhat different perspective on a Higher Power. Hopefully you can feel kinship with one or more of the perspectives, however, and thereby gain some guidance. The goal is for you to be able to work the program effectively and find a fulfillment of the the 12 step promises in your life.