Alcoholics Anonymous more effective than established treatments for alcohol use disorder

Alcoholics Anonymous appeared to be the most effective route for treating alcohol use disorder, according to study results published in Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

“When treating alcohol use disorder, facilitating a well-articulated Twelve-Step Facilitation intervention, such as those included in the randomized controlled trials in this review, is likely to produce higher rates of continuous abstinence and remission,” John Kelly, PhD, ABPP, Elizabeth R. Spallin professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, told Healio Psychiatry.{d2dbe1d7-0902-4178-a397-ae7637512a3a}/alcoholics-anonymous-more-effective-than-established-treatments-for-alcohol-use-disorder?utm_source=selligent&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=psychiatry%20news&m_bt=3640963268474

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