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Some links to other resources on Buddhist Recovery

Books & Reviews on Recovery and Buddhism



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Buddhist Recovery Network International

Buddhist Recovery Network - United Kingdom



Online Communities

Bill K.’s blog on the 12 Steps and Zen koans, and more

Buddhist Recovery

Eight Step Recovery


Meditation: Working with Addictions

The 12-fold path

The 83 Problems



Links related to book review commentary

Kevin Griffin -

Bradford Hatcher -

Noah Levine / Dharma Punx -

Judith Ragir -

Santikaro -

Laura S. / 12 Steps on Buddha’s Path -

Claude Anshin Thomas / At Hell’s Gate -

Naikan -



Other miscellaneous links on Buddhism and Recovery

Addiction Today / Addiction Recovery Foundation -

Auckland Buddhist Centre - Buddhist Recovery -

Balanced Holistic Weight Management -

East-West Detox East-West Detox is a British charity dedicated to offering a holistic alternative treatment and support of substance misusers; using herbal detoxification at Thamkrabok Monastery, combined with meditation and mindfulness for relapse prevention, life coaching and skill building to enable full recovery and re-integration into society.

Faces and Voices of Recovery - Organizing the recovering community -

Helping Others Live Sober (A more secular approach to the principles of giving, compassion, integrity, and responsibility) - Helping Others Live Sober

Integrating Buddhism and 12-Step recovery from all addictions -

Integrating Psychology and Spirituality for the relief of personal suffering -

Lisa Dale Miller - Awakened Presence Psychotherapy -

Mindful Solutions for Addiction and Relapse Prevention - (Drs. Elisha and Stefanie Goldstein) -

Mindfulness Bibliography - a PDF bibliography of mindfulness literature is available at:

Mindfulness for Recovery - Buddhist Based Practices for Abstinence & Recovery from Alcohol and Other Drug Addictions -

New Life Foundation
- Facebook: New Life Foundation

Northwest Buddhist recovery -

One Mind Dharma -

Paul Hedderman - A Zen slap to your mind... -

Paul Trafford - A dissertation on avoiding pamada and the 5th Precept
- Thesis

Pounds for Poverty - Get healthy, give back -

ProTalk - A community - Is Mindfulness an Emerging Treatment for Addiction?

Sacred Connections: Unifying Principles of the 12 Steps of A.A. in the Wisdom Traditions -

San Francisco Zen Center - Meditation in Recovery

Refuge Recovery - A Buddhist Path to Recovering from Addiction

The 83 Problems - the83problems

The Mindful Addict - Tom Catton talks about his book The Mindful Addict in a YouTube video - The Mindful Addict

The Secular Buddhist - Paul Saintilan talks about his involvement in the Buddhist Recovery Network and the use of Buddhist practice in recovering from addiction (podcast) -

The Smart Buddhist - Modern Psychology applied with Buddhist Philosophy for lasting recovery from dependence. -

The Spiritual Self-Schema development program - integrating psychology and spirituality for the relief of personal suffering. -

Thamkrabok Monastery Detox and Rehab

Associated websites

The Twelve Steps of Liberation -

Vipassana Meditation Courses in Prisons -

Wildmind - meditation resources -

YAKITA Drug Recovery Center & Community, Indonesia -



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