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Welcome to this webpage for the podcast "CAL Chat" - the show where we discuss our favorite Al-Anon and Alateen Conference Approved Literature and how it has improved our lives!

CAL Chat

Jan 18, 2017

In part 5 of 5 (of Episode 7), the conversation continues with Mark about Alateen outreach to Alcoholics Anonymous & how service has helped his program.  He shares what moved him emotionally at his first Area Assembly meeting & how it was similar to a Newcomer meeting!  I also give out the website addresses to find...


Jan 18, 2017

Mark’s favorite piece of literature to use for outreach purposes is the service tool “Best of Public Outreach” (P-90) in Episode 7’s part 4 of 5.  He shares how public outreach is what first got him into service in Al-Anon & calls out a “Getting Started” part on page 7, as well as pages 12-19 for several...


Jan 18, 2017

In part 3 of 5 (of Episode 7) find out what two words I discovered are inter-related after creating an index for “Reaching For Personal Freedom” (P-92).  Mark talks about how he used to be before he came in the program & explores what I call a “big ticket item!”


Jan 18, 2017

Freedom is specifically discussed with Mark in part 2 of 5 (of Episode 7) from the workbook “Reaching For Personal Freedom” (P-92).  He compares this book to other Al-Anon workbooks, explains how it differs, & I reveal a surprise  I’ve created an index for this book!  (It can be downloaded as *bonus content* at...


Jan 18, 2017

In part 1 of 5 of Episode 7, Mark shares how he used the workbook “Reaching For Personal Freedom” (P-92) in studying the Steps, Traditions, & Concepts horizontally.  He also highlights how a section on page 12 led to a spiritual awakening for him.