FOURTH STEP INVENTORY CHARTS
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REVIEW OF ANGERS AND RESENTMENTS
pages 64 to 67 - AA Big Book

 
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I list people, institutions, or principles with which I am angry or resentful.

 

I ask myself what is the cause that these make me angry. What specific things were done that aroused my anger or resentment?

 

In what way am I injured by these causes? Is my self esteem, pocketbook, ambitions, security, personal relationships, or sex relations threatened by these causes?

 

What mistakes did I make which led the people, institutions, or principles listed in column one to do things which made me angry?How did I set the ball rolling?

 

Where had I been selfish, dishonest, self seeking and frightened in making the mistake which set the ball rolling? Or have I held on to a resentment due to one of these defects?

 

REVIEW OF FEARS
pages 67 & 68 - AA Big Book

 
Column 1
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Column 5
I list people, institutions, or principles of which I am fearful.

 

I ask myself what is the cause that these make me afraid. What specific things were done or might be done which arouse fear in me?

 

In what way am I or can I be injured by these causes? Is my self esteem, pocketbook, ambitions, security, personal relationships, or sex relations threatened by these causes?

 

What mistakes did I make which give the people, institutions, or principles listed in column one the power to make me angry?How did I set the ball rolling?

 

Where had I been selfish, dishonest, self seeking and frightened in making the mistake which set the ball rolling? Or have I held on to a fear due to one of these defects?

 


REVIEW OF HARMS OTHER (NON-SEXUAL)
page 51 - AA 12 & 12

 
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Whom did I hurt by my acts? What specific things were done? Why did I do these things? Was I driven by security, self esteem, power or sexual needs?

 

Where was I at fault? How should I have acted?

 

What personality defects contributed to this harm to others?

 


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