Sunday, March 10 | 9AM PT/Noon ET/4PM UK (60 minutes, Free)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) helps people gain skills for managing emotions effectively. We will review DBT skills to manage addiction and learn how to: identify and accept our feelings, manage strong and overwhelming feelings, and take a pause before avoiding or responding. Prior registration required: https://forms.gle/8G6WNAK2oAgo1fGJ6
Sunday, March 24 | 9AM PT / Noon ET / 4PM UK (90 minutes, Free)
What you need to know in choosing a recovery program. Chia will lead this 90 minute workshop for anyone with questions about how to approach recovery or with objections to the step approach. Questions to rwbComments@gmail.com. Sign up by Saturday, March 23, 2024 at https://forms.gle/1hrEJD7R9dKfaQt58
Sunday, April 14 | 9AM PT/Noon ET/5PM UK (60 minutes, Free)
Join this one-hour presentation to learn about the concept of Accountability Buddies, practice new skills, and get tips on how to find one of your own. A buddy is a great way to get more secular OA support, especially if you don’t have a sponsor yet or if you have a nonsecular sponsor. Register here BY MIDNIGHT, Saturday, April 13, for a reminder and the Zoom link: https://forms.gle/4RSusEggvVFSyFrc6
We need panelists, facilitators, and Zoom moderators for our Secular Overeaters events.
If you’re interested in being a panelist or creating your own workshop, fill out this form: https://bit.ly/SO-WorkshopSpeaker
If you’re interested in helping with Zoom or being a facilitator who reads parts in a script, fill out this form: https://bit.ly/SO-WorkshopHelper
Read about what we’ve accomplished in 2023: Secular Overeaters Annual Report 2023
Join us on the third Sunday of the month for an engaging discussion of eight sets of Steps (9am PT / Noon ET / 5pm UK). You don’t need to be working the Steps or the Step of the month to participate! Check Meetings for Zoom link and discussion guide information.
The OA Secular Service Board has started a project to collect stories by secular OA members for possible inclusion in an OA-approved book. Check here for more details:
If you’re an official OA meeting, you’re supposed to use only OA “conference-approved” literature. Here’s a list of OA readings (mostly from books) that are deity-free.
Secular OA Lifeline Stories
Volunteers compiled this list of secular and god-lite OA Lifeline stories for use at secular meetings or by individuals, and they are conference-approved! Your meeting can also make a copy of the Google Sheet and add things like a column to track the stories you’ve used.