Anyone ever gone to overeaters anonymous ?

night_owls1985
night_owls1985 Posts: 40 Member
Anyone ?

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  • night_owls1985
    night_owls1985 Posts: 40 Member
    This sponsor thing makes me nervous , because I don't want to let them down .
  • night_owls1985
    night_owls1985 Posts: 40 Member
    Thank you so much for all this information !
  • kimothy38
    kimothy38 Posts: 840 Member
    I did FA for 9 months and lost 40kg. It works and I felt great but the amount of work involved equated to a part-time job, ie weighing and measuring EVERYTHING, ringing a sponsor overseas every single day for 15 mins, attending 3 meetings a week, journaling..... Turns out being thin didn't miraculously fix my life! I fell off the wagon and gained it all back, multiple times.
  • JeromeBarry1
    JeromeBarry1 Posts: 10,183 Member
    I'd heard of "Overeaters Anonymous" for much of my life, but I always thought it was a bad punch line.
  • SomebodyWakeUpHIcks
    SomebodyWakeUpHIcks Posts: 3,836 Member
    Anyone ?

    I plan on it after I eat my Jack-in-the-Box breakfast burrito, hash browns and OJ.
  • The_Red_Widow
    The_Red_Widow Posts: 60 Member
    No
  • aggiepringle6665
    aggiepringle6665 Posts: 68 Member
    Yes. My anonymity was broken and I never went back. I do another 12 step program for other issues. I apply those principles to all my addictive behaviour, including over eating