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District 5 AA

Serving Central Oregon, Including: Bend, Burns, Chemult, Culver, John Day, LaPine, Madras, Metolius, Mt. Vernon, Prineville, Redmond, Sisters, Sunriver, Terrebonne, Tumalo, & Warm Springs 

Cooperation with the Professional Community Committee

 

DISTRICT 5 COOPERATION WITH THE PROFESSIONAL COMMUNITY COMMITTEE

Members of C.P.C. committees inform professionals and future professionals about A.A. — what we are, where we are, what we can do, and what we cannot do. They attempt to establish better communication between A.A.s and professionals, and to find simple, effective ways of cooperating without affiliating. — Reprinted from www.aa.org, with permission of A.A. World Services, Inc.

A.A. is considered by many professionals to be a valuable resource for alcoholics who want help. When there is a good working relationship between A.A. members in the community and professionals who come in contact with alcoholics, the afflicted alcoholic is the winner he or she gets the help needed from both.

We are not in competition with these professionals; we have our separate functions. A.A. is not in the business of education, research, medicine, counseling, treatment, prevention, or funding. We simply have a message to carry about a program of recovery for alcoholics.

If you are a professional looking for any information on Alcoholics Anonymous please contact us at CPC@district5aa.org

Please watch the A.A. Video for Healthcare Professionals

 

Suggested Literature for Groups to Use at Open Meetings

The following is a list of pamphlets for students and professionals* visiting open meetings of Alcoholics Anonymous

How A.A. Members Cooperate With Professionals: 
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/p-29_howAAmemCoopProf.pdf

 

Information on Alcoholics Anonymous: 
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/f-2_InfoonAA.pdf

 

Problems Other Than Alcoholism: 
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/P-35_ProOtherThanAlcohol.pdf

 

If you are a Professional:
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/p-46_ifyouareaprofessional.pdf

 

A.A. at a Glance:
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/f-1_AAataGlance.pdf
 

A.A. As a Resource for the Health Care Professional: 
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/p-23_aaasaresourceforhcp1.pdf

 

Members of the Clergy Ask about Alcoholics Anonymous: 
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/P-25_membersoftheclergyaskaboutaa.pdf
 

Message to Corrections Professionals: 
https://www.aa.org/assets/en_US/p-20_AMessagetoCorrProf.pdf

District 5 Cooperation with Professional Community Committee Reports

 2018 June CPC Committee Report

 2018 May CPC Committee Report

 2018 April CPC Committee Report

 2018 March CPC Committee Report

 2018 February CPC Committee Report

 2018 January CPC Committee Report

Be of Service

We Need Your Help!!

Being of service and carrying the message are an important part of sobriety.

 Find out how you can be of service today!  

Contact your group's General Service Reps (GSR), or get in touch with the District Committee Members (DCM).

DCM:  Brad L                             dcm@district5aa.org

Alt. DCM:  Bonnie C                  altdcm@district5aa.org

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