Welcome to the Adult Children of Alcoholics and Dysfunctional Families (ACA) Tennessee Intergroup

The ACA TN Intergroup is made up of 21 meetings: 17 throughout the state of Tennessee, 3 in North Alabama, and 1 in Southern Kentucky.

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ACA Literature

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ACA Resources

Use this guide to find resources for existing ACA members, professionals, and those who are just getting started on their recovery journey.

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Latest Posts

Recovery is Happening – Here, Now

I never would have believed that facing life on life’s terms would be easier the more I let go – or that letting go could ever be possible for me at all. Life on life’s terms! Wasn’t that the disappointment, fear, and horror of the life I had in childhood and continued to have as […]

Celebrate National Recovery Month in September with ACA at RecoveryFest Nashville 2017!

RecoveryFest 2016 September 13, 2017 Check out RecoveryFest Nashville 2017 East Park Greenspace 11:00am to 5:00pm Saturday September 30, 2017 We are proud to announce that the ACA Tennessee Intergroup will have a tent at this year’s annual RecoveryFest Nashville! RecoveryFest is a grassroots movement that celebrates the positive impact of recovery from all types […]

Reparenting – Why Bother?

During a recent annual Labor Day fish fry, a close family member asked me why I still do emotional work on childhood abuse. He explained that reflecting on his childhood memories and feelings was not helpful and that counseling and support groups were traumatic for him. Why did I kept putting myself through that? Why […]

ACA Meetings – In the Beginning

ACA suggests that newcomers attend at least 6 meetings in a row before deciding whether this 12 step program is a good fit for them or not. Some sponsors or counselors even suggest 90 meetings in 90 days. There are ACA meetings available several times each day. To find online meetings, phone meetings, Skype meetings, […]