Mormon Channel Releases 12-Step Addiction Recovery Program

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The Mormon Channel, officially sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released its 12-Step Addiction Recovery Program on its website. The sessions focus on how the Atonement of Jesus Christ can take away the struggles and anxieties of addiction.  The Recovery Programs are open to the public and can be viewed for free.

The steps are as follows:

  1. Honesty
  2. Hope
  3. Trust in God
  4. Truth
  5. Confession
  6. Change of Heart
  7. Humility
  8. Seeking Forgiveness
  9. Restitution and Reconciliation 
  10. Daily Accountability
  11. Personal Revelation
  12. Service

Each step is in audio form and are available for download in the bottom right corner in the black play box. The Addiction Recovery Guide is available in multiple languages in Mp3 or PDF formats. The sessions are approximately 95 minutes long.

The Addiction Recovery Program covers addictions from across the spectrum, including drug, alcohol, and tobacco use, pornography, sexual addictions, eating disorders, and food addictions.

To read personal accounts and recovery stories from members who have suffered from addictions, please visit

Natalie New is a writer and intern for and a current English student at BYU-Idaho. She was born and raised in an LDS home and has attending two Mormon universities up to this point. Natalie has also held a variety of Church callings and has had unique experiences, giving her a unique outlook on life. You can contact Natalie via email.