Webinar on Addictions
This is a webinar by members of the UU Addictions Ministry Team on addictions that can be used to understand addictions and how they arise and are treated:
Making Lemonade by Rev. Nancy Holden, UU Society of River Falls, Wisconsin, 2011
Double Trouble by Rev. Barbara F. Meyers, Mission Peak UU Congregation, Fremont, CA, May 23, 2010
Sermon on Alcoholism and AA by George H Anderson, First Parish Church Unitarian Universalist, Duxbury, MA. September 23, 2012
Addictions Ministry Handbook by Denis Meacham, Skinner House Books. Tools to launch a congregation-based program for members affected by drug and alcohol addiction.
This Day in Recovery – 365 Meditations edited by Lane Campbell and Katie Kanderian-Morris, Skinner House Books, 2021> Offers a short, daily experience to help bring readers back to their spiritual center in the daily moments of struggle and questioning.
National Recovery Month
September is National Recovery Month, a national observance that educates Americans on the fact that addiction treatment and mental health services can enable those with a substance use disorder and/or mental health problem to live a healthy and rewarding life.