Lance Dodes’ book, The Sober Truth, after a pretty amazing media blitz, finally gets the review it deserves in the NY Times:
The authors’ blanket claim of efficacy for their own cherished treatment, in the absence of credible data, is the very flaw for which they harshly criticize A.A.
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Those looking for a scientifically accurate and nuanced understanding of addiction and its treatment will not find it in this book.