What is it?
SMART Recovery Family & Friends is a science-based, secular alternative to Al-Anon and Johnson Intervention. Our method is based on the tools of SMART Recovery and CRAFT (Community Reinforcement Approach & Family Training).
How to build social support and peer support networks
How to communicate with loved ones in an assertive but non-confrontational way
How to establish healthy boundaries in a relationship
How to manage emotional upsets
How to use proven behavioral principles like finding and rewarding positive behaviors to support addiction recovery
The importance of self-care and its value in the relationship
SMART Recovery provides a designated message board forum and weekly online meetings for Family & Friends for tool training and peer support.
The number of face-to-face meetings for Family & Friends is growing! You can look at our meetings to locate a SMART meeting for F&F near you.
The SMART Recovery Handbook for Family & Friends is available through the online bookstore.