Recovered Podcast

This is an unofficial Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) podcast. This 12 step recovery podcast shares our journey from a life of addiction to a happy sober life. This is the podcast where we see life through a 12 step lens.

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Joe and Charlie Part 2 – Recovered 1258

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Joe and Charlie giving their “Big Book Comes Alive” presentation – July 25th 2013 Premium Membership Information http://recoveredcast.com/premium Sustaining Partner Information http://recoveredcast.com/partners Episode Partner Donation http://recoveredcast.com/donation Check out this episode!

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Step 5 – Recovered 1257

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Step Five of AA’s Alcoholics Anonymous Twelve Step Program is essential to the fundamental change of personality required to overcome an alcohol or drug addiction. In its simplest form, the fifth step is basically a confession of personal wrongdoings and the beginnings of your spiritual housecleaning. Although in step four…

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Joe and Charlie Part 1 – Recovered 1256

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Joe and Charlie giving their “Big Book Comes Alive” presentation – July 25th 2013 Check out this episode!

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Step 4 – Recovered 1254

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Step Four of AA’s Twelve-Step Program of recovery is infamously the “scary” one, probably because it’s a crucial step towards effective and lasting recovery. Since the overall philosophy of Alcoholics Anonymous is that alcoholism is just a symptom of a spiritual disease, the real problem is in character flaws that…

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Step 3 – Recovered 1255

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Recovery is a spiritual process and step three is when the doors of hope, faith, and trust are opened.  The essence of step three is turning over your will, getting out of the way, and being restored to reality, honesty, and peace of mind. When working on step three we…

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Step 2 – Recovered 1253

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Many of us also struggle with the words “power greater than ourselves,” interpreting that language to mean “God” or “organized religion.” However, this is not what that phrase means. Instead, these words typically refer to a mix of things like 12-step recovery groups, supportive friends and family, therapists, therapy groups,…

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Step 1 – Recovered 1252

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The first step in 12 step recovery programs involves more than just admitting that there is a problem. It means breaking through the denial that has kept the person locked in their misery. The individual has to accept that they have been beaten by their addiction. The exact wording of…

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