Your guide for running an effective session with the Discovery Cards — for counselors, peer support providers, educators, and more
Uses the AA World Services 12 Steps & 12 Traditions
TOPIC: 12 Step Programs — Do I know the basics? (Steps, Traditions, Prayers, Tools)
Joining a 12 step program can be both anxious and exciting. Understanding the basics of 12 step programs decreases apprehension and increases early participation. This card deck (and companion Facilitator Guide) introduces the foundations of 12 step programs. The cards will not only teach you the basics such as the steps, traditions, prayers, tools, and literature, but will also enable you to set goals or track your progress over time.
Facilitator Guide — An essential companion to the Discovery Cards, the Facilitator Guide provides group leaders with everything needed to run structured, action-oriented sessions, including activity worksheets, and coaching tips. Discovery Cards are simple, practical, and impactful and increase engagement. Using color-coded categorized cards, group members will self-discover the basics of AA and NA so they can better participate in AA or NA meetings and step work. Discovery Cards increase engagement, participation, and self-discovery and spark great discussions in recovery group settings. For the best experience, buy a Group Kit, which includes everything you need to run an effective session.