FRENTE A FRENTE: El apadrinamiento de A.A. en acción (Spanish Edition) eBook: AA Grapevine Inc: : Kindle Store. par la Conférence et autres documents des AA. Le catalogue est por los grupos que planean actividades de apadrinamiento. THE A.A. Consider the words of an official A.A. pamphlet (), explaining apadrinamiento, the Spanish word for both “sponsorship” and “godparenthood.” The pamphlet.

Author: JoJozragore Kagalkree
Country: Benin
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Music
Published (Last): 13 October 2010
Pages: 474
PDF File Size: 11.52 Mb
ePub File Size: 9.68 Mb
ISBN: 599-3-15462-829-9
Downloads: 86846
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zuluzilkree

Testimonies also often include mention of a transformation or rebirth in the experience that has helped the person stay sober.

The MIT Press, In Research on Alcoholics Anonymous: Anderson 1 and Angela Garcia 2. A previously unknown Spanish-language mutual aid resource for substance use and mental health apadrinaamiento is available in Latino communities across the USA and much of Latin America.

We Hit Bottom Too Online 5. That said, our preliminary ethnographic findings suggest that CQ is apadrinamirnto rapidly in Mexico and the USA, making it a community-based mental health resource for potentially thousands of Latinos across North America.

And hence the prayer circle that ends every nightly meeting and spiritual experience, the cadena de amor y apqdrinamiento chain of love and servicepoints up the symbolic importance of service in CQ’s practice of spiritual healing.

In this article, we present ethnographic data on the therapeutic practices of Group Higher Power, which largely resemble those of other CQ groups we have observed in the USA and Mexico.

CQ emic understandings of being an enfermo emocional are sculpted out of a psychodynamic language of neurosis, the unconscious and childhood trauma.

J Stud Alcohol ; All website graphics, text, design, software, and other works are the copyrighted works of MultiView, Inc. This article presents ethnographic data on this organisation. Christianity, Islam and Modernity. An Essential of Growth. Ethnic minority groups and alcoholics anonymous: Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies, Newsletters and Bulletins – Our Voice to the Groups. The escribientes were encouraged to have visions of God while they looked up into the starry night sky.


Susquehanna University Press, In accordance with exploratory qualitative research methods, 18 research sites and participants were selected by convenience, as dictated by the opportunities and challenges inherent in maintaining relationships with a dynamic and mobile population over several months. Why it Matters Online 5.

And like in so many other Latino step groups, on the wall near the main entrance hangs a black-and-white print of a man, shirtless, dishevelled and shackled, with the words Reconozco mi derrota ante el alcohol I recognise my ruin from alcohol Fig.

National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Escriba o grabe su historia Spanish Online 5.

Once, after a meeting, an escribiente asked the meeting apadrinzmiento I am Responsible Online 5. So, if CQ is as popular among USA-based Latinos as our qualitative data suggest, we propose this may be due to how CQ incorporates a culturally appropriate form of spirituality into their recovery programme.

AA Grapevine (Author of Voices of Women in AA)

apadrinamineto We have observed one spiritual experience hosted by Group Higher Aparrinamiento. To be an enfermo emocional is to have suffered traumatic and painful events in one’s past, often as a child, and then to go through life with the memories of these events smouldering in the unconscious, causing the person to repeatedly hurt others and themselves.

Una Nuova Felicita Italian Online 5. Recovery, Apadrnamiento, Service Japanese. University of Wisconsin Press, Discussion What exactly is it about CQ spirituality that makes this mutual aid organisation especially culturally adapted for Latinos?

The prescribed treatment is lifelong dedication to CQ’s spiritual path, which starts with completing a spiritual experience. Fourth and fifth step groups: I remembered my dad dying, and when I was molested as a child. Declaration of interest None.


ICAA Live Learning Center – Home Page

Profess Psychol Res Pract ; Meeting for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing I. Guiar por el ejemplo Spanish. After the experience, the members will attend nightly meetings and continue aparinamiento rehearse and refine the dramatic testimonial style they learned in the experience. Support Center Support Center.


apxdrinamiento Improving drug treatment services for Hispanics: Group Higher Power a pseudonym, to protect confidentiality is a mutual aid group in Northern California for Latinos with substance use problems and other mental health concerns.

Maturity in the Fellowship. J Couns Psychol ; The members share their testimonies with the escribientesweaving in the benefits they have received from being in the group, like gaining insight into their emotional problems.

But for this to be a healthy process requires CQ groups to provide a practical purpose for members to relive their suffering night after night through the testimonies.

Idioms of distress revisited. J Ethn Subst Abuse ; 6: NAPA Bulletin ; The coordinator smiled from behind the desk and counselled her with a phrase that is often said at the beginning of the preparatory meetings: It is common for CQ members to admit that they were actually drunk or high when they went for their first experience, but then after that day they no longer needed to drink, smoke or use. Mutual aid groups for addiction are known to be cost-effective interventions.

Sharing My Experience Online 5.