Tag Archives: group members

Parenting Pretend: Fake It Till You Make It


By Jackie Saulmon Ramirez | February 18, 2015 Twenty-six years ago an army assembled behind me for moral support… and they never left. It seems so long ago that I attended my first Parents Anonymous meeting; the issue driving me … Continue reading

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Outreach Tips For Support Groups


Starting a new support group or keeping an established group going can take a lot of energy and commitment. By Jackie Saulmon Ramirez | February 5, 2014 When the doors open you will have already passed out fliers and told … Continue reading

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Parents Anonymous is Not a Twelve-Step Group


There are several major differences between Parents Anonymous groups and 12-Step groups. By Jackie Saulmon Ramirez | March 13, 2013 Parents Anonymous and Alcoholics Anonymous sound a lot alike but that is where the similarities end. Alcoholics Anonymous is a … Continue reading

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