Category Amends


(noun) The restoration of dignity through the process of amends in AA; the elevation of one’s self-worth and self-respect through taking responsibility for past mistakes; from Latin “emendatio” (correction, improvement) and “dignitas” (dignity).


(noun) The profound change and transformation of conscience and self-awareness achieved through the moral inventory and amends process in Alcoholics Anonymous; it signifies the shift towards greater moral clarity and ethical growth; from Latin “conscientia” (conscience, self-awareness) and “mutation” (change,…