Here are some books, blogs, websites, organizations, and other stuff worth taking a look at. I am not endorsing or recommending anything in particular, as I know everyone has a different situation and goals. What works for some, won’t work for others. For me, however, among all the information out there on moderation, sobriety, and recovery (and there is A LOT) these are the resources I have found to be of help along my way.
Challenging the AA model for recovery and the theory that addiction is a disease.
Drinking: A Love Story, Caroline Knapp
The Biology of Desire: Why Addiction is Not a Disease, Marc Lewis, PhD
The Sober Diaries: How One Woman Stopped Drinking and Started Living, Clare Pooley
Her Best Kept Secret, Gabrielle Glaser
Unwasted: My Lush Sobriety, Sasha Z. Scoblic
Nothing Good Will Ever Come of This, Kristy Coulter
Drunk Mom, Jowita Bydlowska
Lit, Mary Karr
The Sober Truth: Debunking the Bad Science Behind Twelve-Step Programs and the Rehab Industry, Lance Dodes, MD and Zachary Dodes
Mindful Drinking, How Cutting Down Can Change your Life, Rosamund Dean
The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober, Catherine Gray