LifeRing Videos

Here is a collection of videos about LifeRing. Some are “official” (for example, talks given by Martin Nicolaus, LifeRing’s founding leader) and some are “unofficial,” meaning they were created by LifeRing members with content that may occasionally stray a bit from our stated principles. Production values are not always the best on these, but they do provide an excellent way to learn more about LifeRing. Other videos are available at our LifeRing YouTube site:

Below are five presentations from the 2016 LifeRing Conference, June 4th, 2016.


Below are two talks given by Martin Nicolaus, the founding leader of LifeRing and author of the three books we offer. 


Here’s a seven minute video covering the basics of how alcohol affects the brain. It’s simple and straightforward, making up in clarity what it lacks in detail. Here is a talk given my Dr. B.J. Davis entitle “What is Recovery?” Davis, clinical director of the Strategies for Change treatment center in Sacramento, CA. Davis was the keynote speaker at a LifeRing Annual Meeting a few years ago


LifeRing Board Member and Salt Lake City, UT, meeting convenor Mahala Kephart recently participated in an ONDCP (Office of National Drug Control Policy) webinar entitled “Expanding Opportunities for Recovery: And Introduction to Three Secular, Abstinence-Based Mutual-Aid Pathways” on LifeRing’s behalf. In addition to Lifering, the webinar also includes representatives from SMART Recovery and Women for Sobriety, and the ONDCP recorded it for our viewing pleasure.