La Mujer y su Práctica de los Doce Pasos

La Mujer y su Práctica de los Doce Pasos

5.0 4
by Stephanie S. Covington
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

Recovery is not a man's world, and yet to a woman it can sometimes seem that way. Geared specifically to that woman, this book brings a feminine perspective to the Twelve Step program, searching out the healing messages beneath the male-oriented words. Based on an open exploration and a flexible interpretation of the Twelve Steps, this new perspective takes into… See more details below

Overview

Recovery is not a man's world, and yet to a woman it can sometimes seem that way. Geared specifically to that woman, this book brings a feminine perspective to the Twelve Step program, searching out the healing messages beneath the male-oriented words. Based on an open exploration and a flexible interpretation of the Twelve Steps, this new perspective takes into account the psychological development of women as it relates to addiction and recovery, as well as the social and cultural factors that affect women in particular.

Acknowledging that recovery raises special issues for women-from questions about sexuality, relationships, and everyday life to anxieties about speaking up at mixed-gender meetings-A Woman's Way through the Twelve Steps focuses directly on the feminine experience of addiction and healing. The author explores the Twelve Steps one by one, reiteration each in its traditional language, then explaining and illustrating it in a way that highlights a woman's experience-empowering the reader to take ownership of her own recovery process as well as her growth as a woman.

Read More

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592859825
Publisher:
Hazelden Publishing
Publication date:
08/05/2010
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
894,881
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Related Subjects

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >