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Group & Meeting Suggestions

Kevin Griffin - Group Guidelines
Download PDF document - approx. 263KB

Sit Happens Meeting Format
Download PDF document - approx. 45KB

Mindfulness for Recovery: Buddhist ‘Sit & Share’ Recovery Meeting Format Read more >>

Valerie Mason-John & Paramabandhu Groves - ‘Eight Step’ Recovery Meeting format
Download PDF document - approx. 95KB


Starting a Refuge Recovery Meeting
Download PDF document - approx. 40KB


Other Downloads

21 free meditations for recovery Complete series
Different format, with updates every day, embed code and WordPress code: Full set of recordings

Buddhist Recovery Network - 2009 Conference Programme
An insight into the 2009 Inaugural Conference
Read more in our Archives section >>

Doug C. - A Buddhist’s Insight into the 12 Steps of Recovery

San Francisco Zen Center - 9 Essays
Buddhism & The 12 Step Model of Recovery... Read more >>

Rev. Alex Holt - Suggested revisions for ‘How it Works’, draft for comment.
HOW IT WORKS (revised and adapted from AA ‘Big Book’)... Read more >>

Awareness techniques can not only help to free addictive patterns... Read more >>

David Swick - The Mindful Society: One Moment at a Time
Shambhala Sun, November 2011.

Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention (MBRP)
MBRP (Bowen, Chawla and Marlatt, 2010) is a novel treatment approach... Read more >>
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MBRP - Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention Summary
MBRP is a program developed by researchers at the University of Washington... Read more >>

Paul Saintilan - Buddhism and Recovery, an article in Addiction Today, May/June 2005
I was invited to write this article for Addiction Today, which is a leading UK journal... Read more >>

Paul Simons - Escaping the Karma of Addiction, an article in Insight Journal, Summer 2008
It might seem strange to talk about “spiritual self schema” as... Read more >>

Judith Ragir


Sarpashana Sourcebook  

Spiritual Outlook  Sunday, 23 March 2014 - Buddhist Recovery Network
A seasonal interview-based programme on spiritual topics of wide ranging interest, alternating with the BBC’s Heart And Soul programme.



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