Medication

How should members of recovery talk about medication for depression and other mental illness? What should we say to our sponsees? Is it okay to ever counsel someone against following the advice of their physician?

To get the conversation going, consider this article by Kristen McGuiness:

Are People Who Take Anti-Depressants Really Sober? 

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Here is the tested wisdom of the recovery community:

The A.A. Member — Medications and Other Drugs

In Times of Illness

N.A. Groups and Medication

 

 

 

 

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