What is Al-Anon Sponsor?

Category: Lifestyle Modifications

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Generic name: Peer Support Group

New members of anonymous 12-step groups are strongly encouraged to get a sponsor. A sponsor in these anonymous organizations is a fellow member who practices the program and guides the newcomer through the steps and protocols of meetings.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
1
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Al-Anon Sponsor

Side effect Patients
Anxious mood 1

Why patients stopped taking Al-Anon Sponsor

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Change in health plan coverage 1
Found another therapist or program I preferred 1
This particular therapist or program didn't seem to help 1
This type of therapy or counseling didn't seem to help 1
See 1 patient who's stopped participating in Al-Anon Sponsor

Duration

Stopped participating in Al-Anon Sponsor

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Al-Anon Sponsor.