AA & Medical Profession

AA and the Medical Profession

Bill Wilson, addressed American Psychiactric Association, Montreal, Quebec, May 1949:

Three Talks to Medical Societies, by Bill W, founder of Alcoholics Anonymous

This pamphlet contains Bill’s ideas of how A.A. works, principles borrowed from medicine and religion, and a summary of A.A.’s first 23 years.

Refer to page 39 of this AA pamphlet:
"Three talks to Medical Societies by Bill W., co-founder of AA".

This talk is also published by American Psychiactric Association, in the American Journal of Psychiatry's Sesquicentennial Annversary (1844-1994) edition

Resources for Medical Professionals:


AA Member - Medications and Other Drugs

AntiDepressants and Alcoholism

Please read this AA Literature that discusses AA's official view on the interrelationship between pharmaceutical medications and alcoholism.

The AA Member - Medications and Other Drugs