Addiction Recovery Center

The ARC is an outpatient treatment program offering group, individual, couple and family therapy for addicts and their families.

Addiction: self-induced changes in neurotransmission that result in behavior problems.

  • Personal responsibility
  • Biochemical effects
  • Social reactions
  • - Milkman and Sunderwirth


  • Stimulant Drugs
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Sex
  • Compulsive Spending
  • Compulsive Gaming
  • Compulsive Working


  • Compulsive Underspending
  • Sexual Anorexia
  • Spiritual Anorexia
  • Compulsive Hoarding
  • Contradependence
  • Food Anorexia


  • Marijuana
  • Psychedelic Drugs
  • Religion
  • Computer Games
  • Computer Relationships
  • Compulsive Sex


  • Alcohol
  • Depressant Drugs
  • Compulsive Eating
  • Compulsive Sex
  • Compulsive TV
  • Codependence


Addicts are ...victims of a mental obsession so subtly powerful that no amount of human will power could break it.
There is ... no such thing as the personal conquest of this compulsion by the unaided will.

- Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions


The ARC: offering A Way OUT of the bondage of addiction


Addiction Recover Center

Addiction Recovery Center
3880 S. Bascom #206
San Jose
California, 95124
phone (408) 491-9804
fax (408) 371-9193

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We are a faith-based program, but in keeping with the philosophy of the 12-Step programs, we honor each one's freedom to seek his or her own Higher Power. All are welcome.