Work the Steps and Change


Some thoughts on the Steps

Step One
Problem: Powerless
Solution: Plan of Action

Step Two
What is the Solution

Step Three
Road Chart
God names

Step Four


Inventory Comparison
Basic Instincts in Life which create Self
Column 3
Column 5
Glossary of Words used in Steps 4 & 5

Step Five

Step Six and Seven

Step Eight and Nine

Step Ten

Step Eleven

Step Twelve


Parts of this outline were given to me by the gentleman who helped me work through the steps, as they are written in the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous.

Other parts were taken from the N.U.T.S. (Not Using the Steps) Meeting 

Please use them and let me know if you would like to see any changes or if they were helpful to you.

My email address is

Here are links to a couple of other helpful pieces in my recovery:

Original How It Works

Emotional Sobriety

Pray of Assisi