Self-Help Group Essay
In a sense it provides a mechanism to focus one's energy.
In this experiential exercise, I decided to attend an Overeaters anonymous (OA) self-help group meeting, which is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength, and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. Their primary purpose is to abstain from compulsive overeating and to carry this message of recovery to those who suffer. There are no dues or fees for members; they are self-supporting through members' contributions