Herb Kaighan - author of Twelve Steps To Spiritual Awakening, Enlightenment For Everyone.
Herb Kagen - author of Twelve Steps To Spiritual Awakening, Enlightenment For Everyone. It incorporates his interpretation of each step and the influences on their development from 12 step history. Also, it embraces the information from non-twelve step books he has read, the guidance he has received from various mentors, and the aggregate of experiences of his spiritual journey. His personal journey includes seven years in the seminary, a graduate education in psychology, and a 40-year career in human resources consulting. He's been Clean & Sober since February 1984. In 1988, as the result of working the 12 steps, with the assistance of a 'Step Guide", he experienced a profound spiritual awakening. Since then he has been very involved in carrying the 12 step message through sponsorship, facilitating workshops, writing books, and leading retreats.
BLOG TALK RADIO: Emotional Sobriety: Becoming a Human Being Not Just a Human Doing
Herb Kaighan is one of the presenters at the February 2017 Evolution of Addiction Treatment conference in Los Angeles, CA. He joins us today to talk about his presentation, his life's work, and why he does what he does! He was given the gift of freedom from alcohol February 21, 1984. As a result of the application of the Twelve Steps as contained “precisely” in the AA Big Book he experienced a profound spiritual awakening in 1988. Since then he has been very involved in carrying the message of recovery through presentations, facilitating workshops, and leading retreats.
Here are some of Herb's Recommended Web Sites to Visit:
Mary & Joseph Retreat Center ~ Rancho Palos Verdes
Hazelden Betty Ford ~ Treatment, Publishing, Bookstore
House of Hope Foundation ~ In service to women since 1955
Easy Does It Books & Gifts ~ The store specializes in books and gifts geared to people involved in various 12-step programs including: AA, Al-Anon, Alateen, NA, CA, MA, OA, GA, ACA, SA, SLAA, DA, Coda, Dual Disorders, etc