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Local Meetings in Sweden

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="sweden"...

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Teens in COSA

“COSA for Teens” is a monthly online meeting for 13-18-year-olds whose lives have been affected by compulsive sexual behavior. Navigating a hyper-sexualized society, having a sex-addicted relative or friend, or maintaining a healthy dating relationship can be...

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2021 Convention

  Program Mp3s, Mp4 and additional information are now availablefor the 2021 COSA Virtual Convention! Please contact the Convention Committee with any questions, ideas or concerns at convention@cosa-recovery.org. 28th Annual COSA Convention was virtual! May 28-30,...

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Annual Delegate Meeting

When your group participates in COSA as a whole, you help the ISO understand and serve your group’s needs. You share your experience, strength, and hope with other meetings. Your ability to apply the spiritual principles of the Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions, and Twelve Concepts deepens. You connect to all of COSA at the heart!

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Hotel Reservations

COSA Convention Hotel Information We welcome you to join us at the convention in Atlanta, Georgia. Rise Up To Recover May 27 – 30, 2022 Westin Buckhead Atlanta3391 Peachtree Street<brAtlanta, GA 30326 To make your hotel reservations, please use this link...

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Workshop Proposals and Speaker Nominations

The Convention Committee would like your input! We are seeking nominations for speakers and proposals for panels and workshops. Think about the COSAs whose shares have made a lasting impact on your heart. Have you got a particular passion for one of the Steps,...

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2022 Convention

COSA Convention - what matters to you? The COSA ISO Board and the Convention Committee are seeking how to best meet future convention needs for the COSA community. At this point we are purely seeking information, and we want to hear your thoughts. Please complete the...

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COSA En Español

  Oración de la serenidad Dios, concédeme la serenidad para aceptar las cosas que no puedo cambiar, valor para cambiar aquellas que puedo, y sabiduría para reconocer la diferencia.Bienvenida a COSA Le damos la bienvenida a la comunidad de COSA y le hacemos llegar...

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Open Service Positions

Help Wanted! We are looking for COSAs to serve in these positions. Do your skills and interests match this position? Nominating Committee members seek out new people for service positions. The Nominating Committee can be thought of as the human resource department of...

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Local Meetings in Missouri

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="missouri"...

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Delegate Registration Completed

If you are a delegate and have registered for the Delegate Meeting, thank you for your service! Please refer to the Delegate Teleconference page, https://cosa-recovery.org/meetings/delegate-teleconference/, for the upcoming Delegate meetings. Also, continue to check...

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Convention Registration Completed

We have received your registration for the 2022 COSA Convention, Rise Up To Recover! Keep watching your inbox for further information about the convention. You will receive a preliminary program schedule with details about workshops, speakers, COSA meetings, and...

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2021 Delegate Meeting

When your group participates in COSA as a whole, you help the ISO understand and serve your group’s needs. You share your experience, strength, and hope with other meetings. Your ability to apply the spiritual principles of the Twelve Steps, Twelve Traditions, and Twelve Concepts deepens. You connect to all of COSA at the heart!

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Kindle Literature

All Twelve COSA Step booklets, as well as other COSA booklets, are now available for purchase as ebooks from Amazon.

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2021 Convention (test)

  Workshop Proposal & Speaker Nomination forms are now availablefor the 2021 COSA Virtual Convention! Please click the links below to submit a workshop proposalor nominate a COSA speaker.   Workshop Proposal form -  https://forms.gle/pm3yoyyQkQu4bNWH6 Speaker...

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Other Recovery Events

The International Service Organization (ISO) of COSA provides this information as a courtesy to facilitate the exchange of information about local COSA activities. These events are not endorsed by the ISO of COSA. Lack of endorsement does not mean the ISO of COSA opposes the event but rather clarifies that it is not an ISO event.

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Local Meetings in West Virginia

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Wisconsin

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="wisconsin"...

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Local Meetings in Washington

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Virginia

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="virginia"...

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Local Meetings in Tennessee

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="tennessee"...

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Local Meetings in South Carolina

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Pennsylvania

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Oregon

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="oregon"...

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Local Meetings in Ohio

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="ohio"...

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Local Meetings in New York

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="new-york"...

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Local Meetings in Nevada

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="nevada"...

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Local Meetings in Nebraska

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="nebraska"...

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Local Meetings in North Carolina

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Minnesota

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="minnesota"...

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Local Meetings in Michigan

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="michigan"...

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Local Meetings in Maryland

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="maryland"...

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Local Meetings in Louisiana

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="louisiana"...

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Local Meetings in Kentucky

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="kentucky"...

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Local Meetings in Kansas

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="kansas"...

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Local Meetings in Indiana

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="indiana"...

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Local Meetings in Florida

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="florida"...

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Local Meetings in Connecticut

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Colorado

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="colorado"...

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Local Meetings in Arizona

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="arizona"...

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Local Meetings in Texas

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="texas"...

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Local Meetings in Arkansas

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="arkansas"...

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Local Meetings in Alabama

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="alabama"...

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Local Meetings in South Africa

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Canada

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="canada"...

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Local Meetings in The United Kingdom

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in California

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events...

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Local Meetings in Japan

Not Able to Find a Local Meeting Close Enough? Sometimes there may not be a local meeting in your area, but this doesn't have to prevent you from getting support. In addition to local meetings, we have both phone and online meetings. [tribe_events category="japan"...

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The 12 Steps, Traditions, and Concepts

COSA is an anonymous, international Twelve Step recovery program for those whose lives have been affected by compulsive sexual behavior. The COSA fellowship is steadfastly autonomous; it is not affiliated with any other organizations. We are also self-supporting, sustained entirely by voluntary donations of time and money from our members.

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Other Prayers and Readings

I Put My Hand in Yours I put my hand in yours... and together we can do what we could never do alone! No longer is there a sense of hopelessness, no longer must we each depend upon our own unsteady willpower. We are all together now reaching out our hands for power...

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Online Meetings:

Please check with the meetings by email or phone ahead of time. You may have to wait awhile for someone to get back with you to grant you the password information. Thank you for your patience!   Open Group:   These meetings are open to anyone interested in...

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Phone Meetings: Readings

COSA En Español | Schedules | FAQs | Being of Service | Scripts | Donations | Contact UsThe Serenity Prayer God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference. Welcome We welcome you...

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Phone Meetings: Being of Service

Schedules | Readings | FAQs | Scripts | Donations | Contact Us  COSA is possible because of the service and energy of its members and we invite any input and contribution. Service positions can be an opportunity to build confidence, responsibility, and commitment...

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Phone Meetings: FAQ

Schedules | Readings | Being of Service | Scripts | Donations | Contact Us A: You will dial a teleconferencing server and enter an access code. All attendees will be automatically joined together in the call. A secretary leads the meeting.A: The only cost is your...

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Phone Meetings: Scripts

Schedules | Readings | FAQs | Being of Service | Donations | Contact Us You are welcome to download and tailor the following templates to meet the particular needs of your meeting. Secretary Script Template Excel Contact List Template Business Meeting Agenda Template...

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Phone Meetings: Donations

Schedules | Readings | FAQs | Being of Service | Scripts | Contact Us   By airway or communiqué, COSA support is only a connection away. Picture your recovery without our COSA Telemeetings. Hard to image reclaiming your sanity without a safe place to call into,...

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Phone Meetings

Readings | FAQs | Being of Service | Scripts | Donations | Contact UsImportantMessage to our Newcomers:  An automatedvoice will ask you to say your name before you enter the call. Pleasedisregard this message and press the # key on your phone instead. This allows you...

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COSA Intergroups

A COSA Intergroup consists of one or more representatives from each COSA meeting in a particular geographic area. Intergroup representatives may meet once a month, once a quarter, or as needed. They can plan retreats and social events, help coordinate outreach and...

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How to Download an MP3

How To Download For An iPhone/iOS Device Make sure you have a Wi-Fi connection. Go to the Apple App Store on your phone and download the free Dropbox app. Go to the online COSA Store (https://cosa-store.myshopify.com/) and purchase your MP3s. Once you pay for your...

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Men in COSA

Tradition Three: The only requirement for COSA membership is that our lives have been affected by compulsive sexual behavior. As our society of recovery from co-sex addiction/sexual codependency grows and evolves, it is remarkable to note the overwhelming predominance...

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Newcomer FAQ

We extend a special welcome to newcomers. Although we are sorry for the circumstances which brought you here, we hope that we can share the privilege of being here together and that you find a combination of help and friendship, as we have. It is suggested that you try six meetings before you decide if the COSA program is for you.
A member phone list is available. People who put their names on this list are willing to take your calls and answer your questions. We encourage you to seek the support of the group.

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Arizona Step Study

These are the resource materials from the Arizona Step Study group. In 2013 and 2014, COSAs from Mesa and Tucson AZ met by teleconference. They worked through the steps and topics below using the COSA Step Booklets. They recorded the sessions in order to share their experience, strength and hope with other COSAs.

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