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7:00 PM Introduction to SMART Recovery's 4-Point Program. 7:05-8:30 PM Actual interactive meeting. Facilitators: Jane/Bill. Pick up ticket after meeting to avoid parking fee. This meeting has been operating since 1993 Meeting sometimes followed by an optional meditation/awareness session. There are over 2,000 SMART Recovery meetings on 6 continents. SR is a science-based, abstinence-oriented, secular program utilizing Cognitive-Behavioral Psychology and several other well-validated scientific approaches to help people with substance or behavioral addictive problems. Meetings are confidential and interactive and this meeting is usually attended by 20-25 people. For detailed information, chat rooms, forums and message boards, all supervised by trained volunteers who have graduated the SR program, go to smartrecovery.org where 180,000 registrants from around the world interact. You do not have to register to obtain information and download materials, forms, etc. Many people have recovered completely using only online resources, but Face2Face meetings are highly recommended.
Secular, Evidence-based program in use in 1,800 meetings worldwide. Go to smartrecovery.org for details about program. Facilitators are trained volunteers. There have been over 26,000 SMART meetings here in MA.