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The Sober Truth

Debunking the Bad Science Behind 12-Step Programs and the Rehab Industry

by Lance, M.D. Dodes and Zachary Dodes

Hardcover, 179 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $26.95 |

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The Sober Truth
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Debunking the Bad Science Behind 12-Step Programs and the Rehab Industry
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Lance, M.D. Dodes and Zachary Dodes

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Based on in-depth analyses, the latest research and convincing case studies, a doctor with more than 35 years of experience treating people with addictions builds a powerful and compelling case against Alcoholics Anonymous, 12-step programs and the growing for-profit rehab industry.

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With Sobering Science, Doctor Debunks 12-Step Recovery

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