What does Alateen stand for?


Acronym Definition
ALATEEN Alcoholics Anonymous for Teens

What do you learn in Al-Anon?

In Al-Anon and Alateen, members share their own experience, strength, and hope with each other. You will meet others who share your feelings and frustrations, if not your exact situation. We come together to learn a better way of life, to find happiness whether the alcoholic is still drinking or not.

What are the 12 spiritual principles of Al-Anon?

The 12 spiritual principles of recovery are as follows: acceptance, hope, faith, courage, honesty, patience, humility, willingness, brotherly-love, integrity, self-discipline, and service.

What are the four C’s of Al-Anon?

We didn’t cause it – it is not our fault that the other person drinks, it is their private battle. We can’t control it – we have no power over the other person’s desire to drink. We can’t cure it – it is an illness that cannot be cured through any known medical remedies.

What are the 3 A’s in Al-Anon?

awareness, acceptance, and action

I first learned of the three A’s, awareness, acceptance, and action from Alanon which is a wonderful self-help group for the family and friends of the alcoholic.

What does AFG mean in Alanon?

Family Groups

Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG) is a community resource providing support to anyone affected by a relative or friend’s drinking. There are over 24,000 Al-Anon and 2,300 Alateen groups meeting in 115 countries. Al-Anon: Has only one requirement for membership–each member has been affected by someone else’s drinking.