Step 9

Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others

About Step 9, from Dr. Douglas Cook

Dr. Douglas Cook talks about getting started with Step 9 and his personal experiences with that step and his experiences with his patients. More information is available at

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.

Sobriety TV

Bernard Robeson talks about the importance of maturity, a sponsor, and of not hurting others through the process of making amends.


Tommy Rosen

Tommy Rosen presents how Step 9 can be scary but can have incredible results. On a yoga plane, it releases an energy so we can move forward.



John's drug addiction took over everything. He lost his job, house, and family. Because God helped him make amends, there was hope.


John Anthony

A Church of God minister presents the message that Jesus has the ability to save, deliver, and help you overcome your powerlessness.