psych AA - Lindsay Kramer 11/27/07 Psych 330-01 Professor...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Lindsay Kramer 11/27/07 Psych 330-01 Professor Austad Impressions of an AA meeting My thoughts after attending the AA meeting were similar to what I was expecting. I have attended my high school support group before and it was comparable to this AA meeting. My roommate Liz and I attended the AA meeting at Sheppard’s House in Middletown. It is a home where addicts and alcoholics can reside. The meeting was just a few people, five including my roommate and me. The meeting was very informal and just like a gathering of friends. One gentleman shared his experience of alcohol abuse and drug use. He seemed as though he had been through a rough struggle battling the addiction of drugs and alcohol. He was raised in the bad neighborhood of Bridgeport, Connecticut, witnessing murders or deaths by the handful. After attempting to help himself he moved to Hartford and was homeless. He found a light at the end of his tunnel at Sheppard’s House in Middletown. After hearing some stories shared by the participants, my roommate decided to
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This essay was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course PSY 330 taught by Professor Austad during the Spring '08 term at Central Connecticut State University.

Page1 / 3

psych AA - Lindsay Kramer 11/27/07 Psych 330-01 Professor...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online