AA tokens are also considered as sobriety coins. They were first used in the year 1942.
AA tokens were very helpful in the recovery of addicts. AA tokens are used by people that are recovering from their addiction and to continue to be motivated until their are sober. This coins are used in AA meetings. These tokens mark the struggles and success in their sober life and even the number of time the person has been successful from abstaining from alcohol or drugs. AA tokens are vital for people fighting addiction.
AA tokens comes in a variety of different colors. AA tokens comes in the colors red, blue, purple, white, gold and green. Each color represents something. These marks the milestone of their recovery. AA tokens are made from plastic or aluminum.
Below are the different meaning of the colors of AA tokens:
A. For those people that have made it for the first month they will recevie a red AA coin.
B. The gold AA token are for those people that have made it through the second month in the recovery process.
C. Emerald and green AA token is for those that have made it through the third month in the recovery process.
D. Blue or dark blue AA tokens are for those people that have made it through their sixth month in their recovery process.
E. Purple AA token are for those that have made it through their ninth month in their recovery process.
F. The bronze AA coins. Bronze AA coins are for those people that have been sober for the whole year. This kind of AA token is given yearly. This kind of AA token are considered as “heavy metal tokens” because of the weight it signifies. These tokens usually comes with a cake and message from the recipient.
There are also some people that receive triplate AA token and this are for people that will celebrate an important sobriety anniversary. The triplate AA token is really pricey.
These tokens have different features. You see the length of time of sobriety in the center part of thse token, you will see the words “to thine own self be true”, you will see the AA circle and the triangle motif you will see three pillars of service which represents unity, service and recovery and you will find the serenity prayer on the back.
This is not just an ordinary token since it will represent the days you are sober. You should always be thankful for everyday that you are sober. These tokens can be bought in The Token Shop.