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.

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Sharing My Experience Online 5. A Collective Vision I Online 5. A Apadrinamlento in Eight Societies. Let it Begin With Me. Discussion What exactly is it about CQ spirituality that makes this mutual aid organisation especially culturally adapted for Latinos?


Recovery, Unity and Service. In a traditional Alcoholics Anonymous AA group, the coordinator would next say: Our Spiritual Foundation Online 5. Recovery, Unity and Service Online 5.

Needs and scientific opportunities for research on substance abuse treatment among Hispanic adults. Around the World Call Up I. Detailed consideration of these factors is, however, beyond the scope of this article.

Idioms of distress revisited. This pain is what CQ members say they used to try to avoid when they drank alcohol and used other drugs. Apasrinamiento main room of the group has large posters with the 12 steps and 12 traditions of AA, which are in Spanish and hang on the far wall above the desk of the meeting coordinador coordinator and the podium where members stand and share their testimonials.

Guiar por el ejemplo Spanish. Meeting for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing I. We Hit Bottom Spadrinamiento. Formations of the Secular: This is an open-access article published by the Royal College of Psychiatrists and distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License http: A Collective Vision I.

Culturally adapted psychotherapy and the legitimacy of myth: They will stand at the podium, look out of the corners of their eyes, and try to re-enter their painful or shameful memories, recounting them for the group, complete with details of the sights, sounds and smells of what it was like to be there.

Declaration of interest None. This is the heart of what the apadrinamienfo are being trained to do — to engage in a reflective, contemplative practice in which they identify with the testimonies of the group members to learn to identify these same emotions in themselves and then release them during the spiritual experience. J Ethn Subst Abuse ; 6: I am Responsible Online 5. Disparities in Latino substance use, service use, and treatment: In Diversity in Unity: The ethnographic data presented here come from an ongoing anthropological study of drug addiction, violence and treatment modalities for substance-using Latinos in Mexico and the USA.

Guiar por el ejemplo Spanish Online 5. And hence the prayer circle that ends every nightly meeting and spiritual experience, the cadena de amor y servicio chain of love and servicepoints up the symbolic importance of service in CQ’s practice of spiritual healing.

Because there is no central organisation that unites all CQ groups, it is impossible to know exactly how many there are see directory of US groups affiliated with the Amor y Servicio branch of CQ: Drug Alcohol Depend ; 84 supp 1: Many of the step members had participated in more than one kind of step group over their lifetime e.

Through this we enquire into how this form of mutual aid spirituality may mediate a successful cultural adaptation of the step programme for wpadrinamiento Latinos in the USA.

Picture hanging in all step Latino groups’ meeting rooms. 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 apadrinamienho they no longer needed to drink, smoke or use.

The A.A. program – Alcoholics Anonymous – Spain

Herramienta de Paso Doce Spanish. The escribientes were encouraged to have visions of God while they looked up into the starry night sky. The idiom also indicates a correct form of treatment which members learn to engage in and provide to others in the spiritual experience — a dramatic, cathartic style of testimony.

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. An Essential of Growth Online 5. Once, after a meeting, an escribiente asked the meeting coordinator: And like in so many other Latino apadrknamiento 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.

I wanted to die … It wasn’t until the experience when I realised things were wrong; I had erased those memories.

Let it Begin With Me Online 5. In the neighbourhoods where CQ seems to be growing the quickest, families must deal with poverty, a lack of access to healthcare and the general social fragmentation that Mexico’s drug war-related violence has wrought on the country for the past decade. Correspondence to Brian T. Focus on Our Primary Purpose Online 5. Abstract A previously unknown Spanish-language mutual aid resource for substance use and mental health concerns is available in Latino communities across the USA and much of Latin America.

This article presents ethnographic data on this organisation. 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. Una Nuova Felicita Italian Online 5. Staying Sober in Mexico City.