Substance Abuse Support Groups Self-Help Peer Support Groups Self help, peer-run groups specific to alcohol, drugs, or smoking. SMART Recovery A 4-Point Program® that helps people recover from all types of addictive behaviors by teaching how to change self-defeating thinking, emotions, and actions. Support Groups for Families Helps families, caregivers, and friends of substance abuse individuals to heal and recuperate. Support Groups for Teenagers Alateen is a part of the Al-Non Family Groups and is for teenagers dealing with a family member or other individual with an addiction. Support Groups for Parents PALS or Parents of Addicted Loved Ones is a support group tailored for parents coping with a child having difficulties with alcohol or drugs. Support Groups for Spouses Recovering Couples Anonymous is a support group tailored for couples having difficulties with alcohol or drugs.