By Patrick J. Carnes
Twelve Steps. Twelve Traditions. And definite, Twelve ideas. the stairs define the activities that result in notable therapeutic. The Traditions exist as publications to the functioning of the Fellowship. Embedded in either is a chain of ideas during which to degree your progress.Anyone who lives a Twelve Step lifestyle will realize the rules handed on in a steady course throughout the Twelve rules. they've got existed between fellowships as a hidden curriculum of primary truths approximately restoration for many years, yet by no means sooner than have they been distilled right into a succinct set of values that, whilst practiced, aid each one people to enhance an important ability set for all times. The principles--such common touchstones for human self-realization as recognition, know-how, accountability, openness, honesty, braveness, dedication, and meaning--are ideas that permit a deep internal learn and concentration to make a brand new existence take place in recovery.Recovery capability reengineering your lifestyles with a spotlight on renewal. The Twelve rules are designed that can assist you get there.
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A Gentle Path through the Twelve Principles: Living the Values Behind the Steps by Patrick J. Carnes