In 1956, Bill Wilson answered a call for help from a member of the Alcoholics
Anonymous (AA) fellowship who was depressed and searching for a solution. Bill
penned a letter discussing what he had learned about himself over his then 21
years of sobriety—insights and solutions that constitute a fourth legacy Bill left to
those in recovery. This retreat will unpack Bill’s writings about emotional sobriety,
focusing on what it is, how we can integrate it into our lives, and what interferes
This is the third year this retreat is being offered. Past participants’ feedback was
overwhelmingly positive about the nature of the program and the atmosphere Dr.
Berger creates to discover new possibilities in recovery.
Type of Event:
Education (townhall meeting, class, workshop, lecture or training for community and general public, policymakers, social service and criminal justice organizations, etc.)