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Sep 14

Integral Recovery 12 Steps

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integral_recovery_12steps.pdf by John Dupuy – This is an “integralized” version of the classic 12-step recovery process. By attempting to integrate (“transcend and include”) both traditional and modern sensibilities, this version of the 12 Steps keeps the “baby” of the original without the “bathwater.” The Integral 12 Steps are currently being used in programs such as […]

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Sep 11

The Science Behind Holosync and Other Neurotechnologies

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holosync_thescience.pdf by Bill Harris (courtesy of Centerpointe Research Institute) – Integral Recovery uses binaural brain entrainment technology to provide a quick, deep, direct, and powerful meditation experience for individuals in recovery. We believe that a daily meditation practice offers numerous physiological, neurological, emotional, and spiritual benefits—not only for people who are suffering from a chemical […]

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Sep 11

Introduction to Integral Theory & Practice: IOS Basic and the AQAL Map

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aqal_intro_0.pdf by Ken Wilber – This 40-page essay is a user-friendly introduction the AQAL Map which provides the intellectual framework for Integral Recovery. This same essay was later expanded into an pocket-sized, wonderfully illustrated book called The Integral Vision: A Very Short Introduction to the Revolutionary Integral Approach to Life, God, the Universe, and Everything. […]

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Sep 01

The Integral Recovery Model for Drug and Alcohol Addiction

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integralrecovery_dupuy.pdf by John Dupuy (with Marco Morelli) – This article describes the Integral Recovery model in some detail, including an overview of the AQAL framework. It shows how the AQAL (“all quadrants, all stages, all lines, all states, and all types”) approach offers a refreshingly new way of looking at addiction, opening the possibility of […]

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