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.



In-Person Meeting in Champaign, Illinois:

Every Tuesday @ 6:40PM CT Non-Smoking, Faith United Methodist Church, 1719 S. Prospect Avenue, Champaign, Illinois, Contact: eamtg2@gmail.com .


The Champaign area will celebrate the 24rd  anniversary of the Tuesday meeting and the 2nd  anniversary of the Saturday virtual meeting wth a public information meeting on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 at 640PM CT. 

Sample of Virtual Meetings (contact at least 24 hour before the meeting to to get login information):


Every Saturday @ 11AM ET, visit https://eamaximumservice.weebly.com for information. 
Every Wednesday @ 7PM ET, email eabuffalo12@gmail.com or NaptownEA@gmail.com for information
Every Thursday @ 730PM ET, email emotionsanon@yahoo.com for information.  

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 30 June 2023.