Step One
'Admitting to being powerless over alcohol, or any other addiction - ones life had become unmanageable.'

Step Two
'Came to believe that a Power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity.'

Step Three
'Making the decision to turn our will and lives over to the care of God.'

Step Four
'Making a searching and fearless moral inventory of oneself.'

Step Five
'Admitting to oneself and God, and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs.'

Step Six
'One is entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character.'

Step Seven
'Humbly asking God to remove one's shortcomings.'

Step Eight
'Making a list of all persons one had harmed, and became willing to make amends to them all.'

Step Nine
'Made direct amends to such people wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others.'

Step Ten
'Continue to take personal inventory, and when we are wrong promptly admitting it.'

Step Eleven
'Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God, praying of only knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out.'

Step Twelve
'Having had a spiritual awakening , one carries this message to addicts and to practise these principles in all our affairs,'