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Books and more...... :
SOS On-Line Book Store
Classics of Sobriety
Christopher (SOS Founder)
that started an international grass movement
James Christopher describes his own «
recovery without religion »,
focuses on practical aspects of his triumph
over alcoholism and includes
guidelines for the formation of SOS groups.
Sober and Drug Free"
Christopher recounts the evolution of SOS
and details cases of recovery
through the SOS approach. He invites the
reader to sit in on a fictional SOS
and offers further strategies for
maintaining sobriety and self-respect.
"The Proven Alternative to 12-Step
This book makes a stinging critique of «
controlled drinking » programmes,
as well as the drink industry and AA’s
insistence that alcoholism is a behavioural
Shows the truth that addiction is rooted in
physiology and genetics.
Focuses on the limitations of AA/NA recovery
programmes and the success of
the SOS alternative, which is documented by
two scientific studies,
backed up by interviews with addiction
legal professionals and separate moving,
individual, recovery stories.
All available for $15.95(plus $2.00 postage
and handling) each from
SOS, Box 5, Buffalo, NY 14215.
Escape from Nicotine County
How to Stop Smoking Painlessly
Although Jim Christopher fervently asserts
that alcohol or drug addiction cannot
be slowly reduced
and has to be stopped abruptly, in this new
book on nicotine addiction,
Certified Addictions Specialist, James
Christopher explains one possible gradual
of quitting cigarettes, which worked for
Prometheus Books 59, John Glenn Drive,
Amherst, New York NY 14228-2197
Also James Christopher has a Web Site with CD and
Avoiding the Relapse Mode »
Powerful strategies for staying sober and
James Christopher gives many of his own tips
for achieving a comfortable sobriety. 30
Empowerment Sobriety »
Self-empowerment through the Sobriety
Priority/Separate issues through
real life examples from James Christopher.
Group Leaders’ Guide »
How to launch an SOS group and run and
Role plays of typical meetings by SOS
45 mins ; $39.95
The Sobriety Priority
Fast moving, professional video gives
and professionals an introduction to SOS. 14
All available from SOS, Box 5, Buffalo, NY
review which informs you of what's happening
SOS in other parts of the world, plus
articles on recovery,
relapse prevention, essays on sobriety, and
new research into
alcoholism and addiction, and much more.
rates - 1 year- $18, 2 years -$32, 3 years
from SOS, Box 5, Buffalo, NY 14215-0005
SOS On-Line Book Store
Seeds of Sobriety:
Practical Daily Readings for Alcoholics and Addicts
Purcell (Outskirts Press, 2006)
main emphasis of Seeds of Sobriety is on the
alcoholic's/addict's need to acknowledge their illness
and prioritize their sobriety each day. Seeds of
Sobriety also gives helpful hints on coping with
different issues without drinking or using.
LIZ PURCELL is a freelance
writer and long-time sober alcoholic. She is also a
long-time member of Secular Organizations for Sobriety.