A treatment facility like Spencer Recovery Centers
has successfully introduced thousands of clients to the 12
steps through their treatment plans. Inpatient treatment,
counseling and medical supervision is a logical place to begin
recovery because it takes the client out of the environment
that has enabled self-destruction to continue. Through an
intensive treatment program that incorporates the 12 steps,
Spencer clients are able to deal with their own truths and
feel safe about being honest about their problems. The 12
steps is about admitting the problem, finding a solution to
the problem and finding the power to enable the solution to
If you or a loved one needs help recovering
from a problem with drugs and alcohol, please call Spencer
Recovery Centers today. The call is confidential and our counselors
can explain treatment options available. The 12 steps are
a powerful process that can help with alcoholism, drug abuse
and behavior disorders if properly implemented. Spencer Recovery
Centers can give you or a loved one the foundation required
to continue this on going process of recovery.
Call Spencer Recovery Centers today if you need
help or have any questions on the 12 steps. These are the
12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous:
1. We admitted
we were powerless over alcohol - that our lives had become
2. Came to believe that a Power
greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity.
3. Made a decision to turn our
will and our lives over to the care of God as we understood
4. Made a searching and fearless
moral inventory of ourselves.
5. Admitted to God, to ourselves
and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs.
6. Were entirely ready to have
God remove all these defects of character.
7. Humbly asked Him to remove
8. Made a list of all persons
we had harmed, and became willing to make amends to them all.
9. Made direct amends to such
people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure
them or others.
10. Continued to take personal
inventory and when we were wrong promptly admitted it.
11. Sought through prayer and
meditation to improve our conscious contact with God as we
understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for
us and the power to carry that out.
12. Having had a spiritual awakening
as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message
to alcoholics and to practice these principles in all our