EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS is a Twelve Step program for people whose emotions are causing difficulties in their lives. Emotions Anonymous is based on the same program introduced and used by Alcoholics Anonymous. If your emotions, such as








are causing problems in your life, perhaps Emotions Anonymous can help.


There are approximately 200 meetings of Emotions Anonymous in the United States. The official anniversary date of Emotions Anonymous is July 6, 1971. An international conference is held bi-annually (typically in the fall) where members throughout the world meet to celebrate their recovery through the Twelve Step way of living offered in Emotions Anonymous.

There are no dues or fees for Emotions Anonymous membership; Emotions Anonymous meetings are self-supporting by voluntary contributions of its members. Emotions Anonymous is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization, or institution, nor does it endorse or oppose any causes. The primary purpose of Emotions Anonymous is to show its members how to stay well emotionally and how to help others to become emotionally well.



Meeting in Champaign, Illinois:

Every Tuesday @ 6:45PM CT and Every Saturday @ 10AM CT, Non-Smoking, Faith United Methodist Church, 1719 S. Prospect Avenue, Champaign, Illinois, Contact: eamtg2@gmail.com .


The Champaign area will celebrate the 23rd  anniversary of the Tuesday meeting and the 1st anniversary of the Saturday  meeting wth a public information meeting on Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 10AM CT.  All are welcome. 

Sample of Meetings in Akron, Ohio:


Every Tuesday, 7:00PM ET, Non-Smoking, 2350 Wedgewood drive, Akron, Ohio, Wedgewood United Methodist Church.
Every Thursday, 7:30PM ET, Non-Smoking, Pilgrim United Methodist Church, 130 Broad Boulevard, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, Contact: 330-634-1787. 

The Akron, Ohio area central information number is 234-206-1232, emotionsanon@yahoo.com 

Sample of Meetings in Cleveland, Ohio:

Every Wednesday, 7:00PM ET, Non-Smoking, 435 SOM Center Road, St. Bartholomew Episcopal Church, Mayfield Village, Ohio.  Contact: 216-272-4244.

If you would like to obtain information on Emotions Anonymous meetings in other locations, contact Emotions Anonymous International, PO Box 4245, St. Paul, Minnesota, 55104-4245, 651-647-9712, 651-647-1593 (fax) or send an e-mail to info@EmotionsAnonymous.org
Download A New Way of Life pamphlet

You can also check the location of other Emotions Anonymous meetings around the world at the Emotions Anonymous World Directory, or visit the Akron, Ohio Emotions Anonymous Web Site.


This web site was first posted on 18 August 1999.

This web site was last updated on 15 June 2022.